Monthly Archives: October 2018

Forest School in Reception

Forest School in Reception

We love Forest School in Reception. It is a great opportunity for the children to develop their personal, social and emotional skills. They enjoy working together and exploring the outside area. This term we are so are so lucky to have with Miss O’Connor leading our Forest School sessions. There is always great excitement when…Continue Reading

A Great Start to Reception!

A Great Start to Reception!

Welcome to Reception everyone! What a lovely, busy few weeks we have had getting to know each other in Reception. The children have been brilliant at waving goodbye and coming into the classroom in the morning. They have been learning the new routines and have been enjoying working together and making friends. We have enjoyed…Continue Reading

Year 5’s Trip to Holy Island

Year 5’s Trip to Holy Island

Year 5 had a fantastic three days visiting the beautiful landscape of Holy Island. They tackled some wild windy weather and the occasional downpour, but thoroughly enjoyed their time exploring the island. On Wednesday, they explored the beach and rock pools. On Thursday, the Lime Kilns were the first port of call before mass with Fr…Continue Reading

Y6’s Prodigal Daughter assembly and some maths reasoning…Y6…27th Sept

Y6’s Prodigal Daughter assembly and some maths reasoning…Y6…27th Sept

A frantic week in Y6 with an assembly to plan, prepare, practise, produce and perform – all in two afternoons!  Not to mention the fact that it’s the CAFOD Harvest Fast Day Lunch next Friday!  And the Buddy assembly is imminent! Naturally, the Y6 children (blissfully aware of all of the above) rose to the…Continue Reading

Y3: Stone Age Eras with Dr. Jo Bath

On the 24th Sept we had a workshop day on Stone Age Eras with Dr. Jo Bath.  We studied the Paleolithic Era, the Mesolithic, the Neolithic, Iron Age and Bronze Age.  We tried our hand at many different Stone Age activities: cave painting, weaving, and fire-making.  We were happy to survive in the hunter-gatherer games…Continue Reading