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The aim of NET Academies Trust is to promote and lead innovative practice in our schools and classrooms to help raise educational outcomes for all pupils.

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50 Things at Abbotsweld

50 Things to do before leaving Abbotsweld


2017— 2020

2018— 2021

2019— 2022

Year 4 Specific

Year 6 Specific


Make a mud pie

Bug Hunt


Play Pooh sticks

Find shapes in the clouds

Watch chickens hatch

Go fruit picking

Witness the lifecycle of a butterfly

Stay away overnight

Water Fight

Visit a university

Careers Week

Receive an award

Learn basic first aid skills

Years 1, 2 and 3

Metal Detecting

Team Building

Toast Marshmallows

Build a Den

Climb a tree

Play conkers

Make a daisy chain

Go out for lunch

Roll down a hill

Visit a farm

Skim stones

Visit a National Trust Centre

Learn to lay the table

Grow it, Make it, Eat it

Years 4, 5 and 6

Learn a song in sign language

Build and fly a kite

Enjoy the company of the older generation

Take part in the 500 word story competition

Team Building

Orienteering with a map

Write to the Prime Minister

Visit a museum

Go stargazing

Go out for a meal

Take part in a mini marathon


Whole School

Visit the seaside

Build a sandcastle

Jump over waves

Eat an ice cream without licking your lips

Perform (Poetry, drama, singing)

Raise money for charity

Take part in Culture Day

Have a picnic

Go to the theatre

Contribute to the community

Meet an author

Make a piece of giant art


Welcome to the new Abbotsweld Website.

Our new website has a vibrant design along with intuitive and consistent site-wide navigation, following the family look of the NET Academies Trust. It is also fully responsive to mobile devices, making it easy to navigate on a wide range of web browsers and devices.

We have improved the structure of our content so you can find the information you require with ease. There’s a whole host of smaller but impactful changes to make your experience of the site much better.

This website is organic and we will continue to develop it further to suit everyone's needs. It will always be an evolving work in progress. We look forward to watching it grow and hope that you find it useful and enjoy browsing it.