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Sessions with Bluebird Care

The girls in the Pre-Prep (aged 4-7) have sessions with the elderly ladies at Bluebird care, reading with them and playing board games. This enhances a sense of community, provides children with a sense of responsibility and helps to tackle social isolation

Aims

To enhance sense of community, provide children with a sense of responsibility and to help tackle social isolation.

Background

We wanted our students to engage with different generations. The project was initiated by Steve Smerdon, Head of Junior School. Been running for around a year.

Resources

We provide the venue and staff to oversee the sessions. 

Impact

Building cross generational relationships and a sense of being part of a broader community.

Pupil Involvement

Pre-Prep pupils aged 4-7 years old. 

Frequency

Ongoing project repeated every few weeks.