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Hi, my name is Andy! I've have been at Headlands Out of School Club since Summer 2015. I'll most often be seen around the grounds in my boots letting children dig holes and climb trees!

Elf Training Academy re-opens

The first recruits have started on a basic wooden toy sanding and decorating course which will involve many hours of effort and concentration unheard of in many classrooms! We have already designed objects for the school Christmas fair and have taken care to select the best cuts of wood for each project. The wind and rain may batter the clubhouse…
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Club chalk up another festival of light.

We have started our activities to mark the Hindu festival of Diwali with some very careful and detailed puppet making, lantern construction and a super multicoloured rangoli pattern on the paved area just outside the club door to bring us luck for the next year. We have listened to the story of Rama and Sita (the death of the demon…
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Big Soup Share

Out of School Club has taken part in the Big Soup Share where we use the produce grown in the school garden over the year to whizz up some tasty morsels. The children voted for tomato soup this year and it got a big thumbs up all round. We have already talked about next year's event and we may try…
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Summer Club week 2 review

In, out, shake off the rain, out, in, shake about again. Will the weather make up it's mind? Never mind we still had lots of fun..... we visited the National Railway Museum and got to wave off the first Azuma train from York Station which we were lucky to see pull away as we walked through the station to the…
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Summer Club week 1 review

A hot one to be sure but that hasn't stopped the fun! We've built what seems like miles of Hotwheels track, played plenty of ball games and crafted all sorts when we needed a bit of quieter time including a giant Jackson Pollack inspired splatter picture you can see under the club shelter. The police came to visit - I…
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