The Harker family woke with excitement this morning as it was finally time to put on crisp school uniform and head off to their new school – Pennington CofE Primary School, where Megan was joining year 6 and William year 3. The morning went incredibly smoothly as the new uniforms had been tried on, name-labelled […]
William was awarded a certificate of achievement today for “fantastic independent writing” and got an honourable mention in the weekly school newsletter. Well done William!
Today William had a chance to shine in his class assembly. I arrived nice and early and managed to get a seat in the second row. The theme was The Hungry Caterpillar and William had to read out some lines from the story. See for yourself how clearly William speaks.. After their performance I got […]
The time has come for William to start big school. He is off to Petersgate Infant School following in his sisters footsteps. He is really lucky to have the same teacher as Megan for year R – Miss Renton and we are sure she will bring out the best in William and help his first […]
Today was another remarkable day. It was the last day of our holiday and the weather conditions were PERFECT for attempting to summit Coniston Old Man as the sun was shining but it wasn’t too hot, the summit was free from cloud allowing us spectacular panoramic views, the strong winds from yesterday had eased to […]
So.. with Ulverston Canal within easy reach and this providing an ideal surface for Megan and William to practice their cycling skills we headed back this way for the next two days. As their confidence grew, the pair set off to find their own places to stop and wait for us to catch up… By […]
Lay and I returned to Holly Bank Barn on Sunday morning for the start of our family holiday. We arrived to a fabulous welcoming committee waiting for us in the driveway which was a pleasing sight after a long journey. We were then greeted with a delicious croissant breakfast (thanks Grannie Annie). Megan and William spotted […]
Its my right and privilege to boast about my children’s successes and this month we have had a lot to shout about!!! First William entered his first ever gymnastics competition and only went and won it. What a fantastic achievement – well done William. I wonder if this is the first of many trophies you […]
This year has seen William complete his time at Pre-school and Megan complete her time at Infant School. For completeness we felt obliged to purchase their school photos although I have to say neither of them capture their best sides in my opinion. The photos were actually taken in different sittings – Megan in December […]
Its World Book week and this means Megan and William get a chance to dress up as their favourite book character. Today it is Williams turn. He is thrilled to present himself as Jake the Never Never Land Pirate. Have a great day with your shipmates!!