POD Post Edition 12 is now available

The latest edition of the POD Post newspaper has been delivered by Pinstripe and distributed to our local schools and community. Please call in at the POD if you would like your free copy or click here to download your own electronic version of this exciting update on what’s going on in our local schools…

Tai Chi First Lesson

The new Tuesday morning Tai Chi sessions started today, as we have had a lot of rain recently Dave our Tai Chi expert suggested that we used the rear POD Playground as the grass in Bloomsbury Park would be too wet. The sessions will run every Tuesday 9.30-10.30 am (including half term week) if the…

Easter Egg Hunt at the POD

Megan who runs the Thursday parent and child language group organised an Easter egg hunt in the POD garden today. The children had a great time searching for all the hidden eggs and enjoying the sunshine, it was wonderful to see everyone having so much fun!

Change Makers – Social Action Leaders Project

The Change Makers Project started today, pupils from year 12 from Heartlands Academy who have been trained as Social Action Leaders by thr UFA (University of the First Age) are supporting younger children to be Change Makers in their community. The project is based on Cyber Safety and focuses on how to stay safe when…

DREAMS Easter Programme Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Children from St Vincent’s, St Joseph’s, Cromwell and Nechells schools joined in the DREAMS Easter programme at the POD today, the theme for the week is the jungle. the groups were Scorpians, Snakes and Spiders and enjoyed sports, dance and learning all about animals from Mo from Animals in Hands. Come back tomorrow and see…

DREAMS Programme St Georges Day

Day two of the DREAMS programme, as well as enjoying the dance and sports activities the arts and crafts session concentrated on the Jungle theme by making shadow puppets based on the story of the Jungle Book story with Ian. The groups made their puppets, performed their shadow shows and sang jungle book songs accompanied…

Change Makers 24 04 14

Change Makers continued their work on Cyber Safety today and were visited by Andy Pyper who is a specialist in Cyber Safety. They also enjoyed time in Bloomsbury park and a game of football with Matt from Start Again. There will be a presentation tomorrow for parents and carers so that the Change Makers can…

DREAMS 24 04 14

Today the DREAMS activities included printing using acrylic paints, the groups did some fantastic designs and they will be able to take their work home at the end of the programme tomorrow.