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MADRID 2019 **NOW OPEN TO YEAR 5**

I am so excited to be currently planning our Madrid 2019 visit. I am sure that you will have lots of questions, so I have a list of FAQs for you all. When are we going? We are going on Monday 20th May 2019 and we will return on Friday 24th May 2019. How much will […]

Our last full day in Madrid

Hola amigos! We have had such a lovely last day in Madrid. We caught a bus to the other side of the city and explored parks, palaces and even got a chance to order our own drinks in a cafe using all our Spanish skills! We all can’t wait to share all of our memories […]

Buenos Dias

Good Morning from Madrid! We’ve been on a bus this morning and travelled to Templo de Debod. We’re just having a drink in the cafe before our picnic and a visit to the Royal Palace. We’re also celebrating Lataya’s birthday today!!! We’ll post a video later and we can’t wait to see you all tomorrow. […]

Today in Madrid

Good evening We have had a wonderful day in Madrid. We visited Parque del Buen Retiro this morning. We had ice cream, a play, a picnic and a boat trip.   This afternoon we went to the Reina Sofia art gallery and saw some work by Picasso and Miro. This evening we walked to our restaurant […]

Our Spanish school visit

Hi Everyone, We just wanted to share a video from our fantastic trip today to a Spanish school in Madrid. We had great fun, they were so welcoming and had planned a heap of activities for us!  We can’t wait to continue exploring Madrid tomorrow ☀️

iHola Inglaterra!

We are having a lovely day so far at our Spanish school. The children and staff have been lovely and welcoming, including everyone in their games!  More photos to come later! Hasta luego ☀️

Morning from Madrid!

We’re just having our breakfast in our hotel’s lovely buffet!  The sun is shining and we are heading out soon to visit a Spanish school!  We are all ready to leave now, waiting for our coach in the sun ☀️ Have a great day everyone! 

Hola from Madrid

We are just eating our evening meal in a restaurant! We’ve had a busy day travelling and have checked in to our hotel. We’ll be heading back for our showers and to unpack later.

Madrid 2018 – Information

Not long until we travel to Madrid and the final preparations are in place. Just a few little reminders and confirmation of details. We are flying to Madrid on Monday 21st May. Children will need to be in school by 8am ready to travel. We are flying from Luton airport and the coach transfer departs […]

Madrid 2018

Our trip to Madrid is drawing closer. Here are some updates and reminders. Please ensure that the office has seen and copied your passport. Please apply for an European Health Insurance Card, these are free and there is a link below. Once you have received your card, please bring it to the main office so […]

MADRID 2018 – NOW OPEN TO YEAR 5

I am so excited to be currently planning our Madrid 2018 visit. I am sure that you will have lots of questions, so I have a list of FAQs for you all. When are we going? We are going on Monday 21st May 2018 and we will return on Friday 25th May 2018. How much […]

KS2 Spanish School Trip 2017

Some Year 5 and 6 children visited Spain this half term and had a brilliant time. Here are their thoughts on the trip.  Would you like to visit Spain? What would like to do when you go there?  Why is it important to have links with other countries and children from other countries? 

Madrid day 4

Our last day! We have had a great time and we are going to miss Spain. Looking forward to seeing everyone when we land in the UK. See you soon! Team BH  

Madrid Arrival

Ola There has been a slight delay and we are now expected to land around 9pm. Please be at arrivals by 9.30pm and check the Birmingham Airport Arrivals website! See you all soon!

Madrid – Day 4

Ola! We’re having a relaxing morning on the boat at the Parque del Retiro before we buy some last minute souvenirs and travel to the airport! Looking forward to seeing you all later!

Madrid day 3

Hi all, Another wonderful day! The weather was glorious and we visited some exciting places. We are all having a great time. We experienced Spanish parks, the King’s Palace and the Prado art museum today. We also visited several shops and ordered drinks in a Spanish cafe. Thanks to Lewis, Nuh and Pasoon for making […]

Madrid – Day 3

Ola from Madrid! We’re just having a lovely morning walk around the park before we visit the Prado museum and the palace later. We’re all safe and having lots of fun.  

Madrid day 2

Another great day! We visited the Spanish school today and this was great! We took part in activities, they showed us dances and we even showed some them dances too! After, we walked around the centre and had some food. We are all having fun and we are safe!   Team BH!       […]

Madrid day 1

Dear Parents/Carers, We have arrived safely in Madrid. Everyone is fine and enjoying the warm weather over here. We have had our evening meal and have settled in the hotel. Off to bed now! We will post a blog everyday to show you what we have been up to. Have a good evening. Team Broad […]

Spain Update

We have landed safely in Spain! We are currently on the coach on the way to our hotel. All of the children are great and we’re very excited! We will post a video blog later. Miss Dewar, Graham and Mr Patel

Madrid – Meeting Place

We will meet inside Birmingham International Airport opposite gates 21-28 at 12 noon. There is a Cafe Nero positioned nearby. If you enter the airport through ‘Departures Entrance B’ then it will be just inside. I have attached some photographs to help you.   Also, just a reminder that Madrid is experiencing some very hot […]

American Visitors

On Friday we had 2 visitors from America visit the school. They were really impressed with Team BH. In fact look at the message below.   “They loved it !! The enthusiasm of your Asst Head was fantastic ,alongside the stimulating environment and the general feeling of warmth . Please thank her on their behalf and mine […]

Outstanding Spanish speaking and listening

Wow! I’ve just watched some videos of the best Spanish speaking and listening I’ve ever heard at Broad Heath! Here is an example with Fatima and Hasan asking for and giving directions in perfect Spanish: If you can learn to speak and listen like this you’ll never get lost in Spain again! Year 6, please […]