Presentation on theme: "Our HFS Value for this half term is: CURIOUS. What does it mean to be curious?"— Presentation transcript:
Our HFS Value for this half term is: CURIOUS
What does it mean to be curious?
What are the benefits of being curious?
Our new school building at Victoria Road in Harpenden – can you think of something you are curious about?
How can we find out more about our new school building to answer these questions?
Visit the site (Friday Family Group trips or with your parents) Ask one of our new school reps: - Matty (Reception) - Georgia (Year 1) - Ollie (Years 2,3,4) Follow the blog via our website:
Old school building – Reception classroom
New school building – Years 3,4,5 and 6 classrooms
Old and new coming together
I was very curious to find out about what the old part of the site used to be like as it was a school in Victorian times. I found the following pictures….
A small selection of images of Harpenden from Victorian times Most of the photographs were taken by Frederick Thurston, who had studios in Luton and Harpenden
Harpenden Free School in Victorian days
The Victoria Road building has stood on this site since 1896: originally a school, it was later converted into a public library In 2013, the library will move to the High Street, and the building will revert to its original use, as a school
Corner of Vaughan Road and Bowers Parade
The taxi rank at Harpenden Station
Cravells Road, 1914
Harpenden Fire Brigade Fighting fires since 1881
What are you curious to find out when you visit our new school building at Victoria Road over the coming weeks?
Family Group Fridays! We will have lunch in our family groups every Friday so listen out for your group being called to lunch.