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Class 1 and 2 Pickwell Farm Trip

Classes 1 and 2 had a great morning out at Pickwell Barton. We walked over the back fields and met the farmer Andrew Cook and his son Peter, (both former pupils!) We saw the tiny barley crop with its roots and shoot coming from the seed. Walking across towards the farm we were rewarded with fantastic views towards Lundy overlooked [...]

Our 150th Celebration!

What a lovely afternoon's service! Class 4 started us off with a walk through from 1868.  What would they put in a Time Capsule back then?  We fast tracked back to the present day and opened up their Time Capsule only to start another in the present day... and again we zoomed to the school of the future where they [...]

Disgusting Sandwiches…

Class 2 have been reading a book about disgusting sandwiches and this morning they made great efforts at making thier worst yet. Ingredients included, soil, sand, green jelly slime, feathers, first, dust, leaves etc.. and they made for terrible sarnies. The Badger in the story would have really liked them, but being asleep through the school day, Mr Thomas came [...]

We’re Going on a Seed Hunt!

Today Class 2 went on a seed hunt all around the school as part of our Science lesson and Topic. We're going on a seed hunt, What a beautiful day, We're so curious.... we found; Tall, hairy ones, spinning ones, spikey ones, pretty ones, giant ones and stinging ones! We were very impressed by the size of the [...]

Biking Day… 🚴🚵🚴

Yet another successful bike riding day! ...Only a couple of grazed knees and chains fallen off, but altogether an amazingly good day! The Bideford Bunch got there in good time and enjoyed lunch on the beach at Instow. The Fremington Frenzy was a HUGE group but it really worked well this year with amazingly considerate children and helpful parents too. [...]

School Bike Day – In School!

We have had a fantastic day at school today! We started off learning the 'Bike Safety Boogie' (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dStGTWZlZHY) and we made 'Bike Safety' posters, to help us remember how to stay safe when cycling. We then took to the playground on our bikes! We practised peddling in straight lines and whizzing around cones. We also played a game of relay [...]

Sports’ Day…

What a lovely afternoon's Sports Day! First, there was tea & cake. Thank you to all those who made, brought and helped, as our Stepping Stones' FROGlets made an excellent total of £186.92 to help fund things for our little ones! Then there were the Family Group Challenges with children helping and supporting each other in team events [...]

Sports’ Challenges…

A wonderful hour this morning and the sun went behind some clouds which was a lovely relief! Today's Sports' Challenges is a pre-event to our Sports' Day, and is set to the Junior Athletics Union's timings and distances... children had an hour this morning to complete various events such as throwing, triple jump and hurdles. Gold, Silver and Bronze certificates [...]

Sports’ Challenges…

A pre-event to the Sports' Day, is today's 'Sports Challenges.' Set to Athletics timings and distances, children have an hour this morning to complete various events such as throwing, triple jump and hurdles. We have shade, shelter and water stops and hopefully parents would have sent children in with sun cream as they have been doing recently. Sports' Day on [...]

Class 2 and plastics!

  Even an accidental photo showed the plastic we use nowadays! It's everywhere...! And a small 5-minute #TrashMob of the school grounds showed us how much there is, and that even some of our own pupils throw under the Gazebo! We watched the condensed version of 'A Plastic Ocean' and the children could really see what happens to [...]