Monthly Archives: May 2017

Performance Poetry in Year 5

Whilst Year 6 were in having a great time in London, Year 5 were having great fun working with Ms Dando and Miss Trute performing different kinds of poetry. The children wrote the their own words for The Silence. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pX_vvhf8c4A&rel=0 In the Dragon Who Ate Our School, Year 5 chose all their own actions for their performance. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6yFYB3bi2c&t=33s&rel=0 The whole [...]

A lovely morning!

Another hugely successful breakfast morning!  Wasn't it great?!  Not just in terms of providing our community with a lovely start to their Friday morning, but we also raised £150 for our school funds! Thanks to Dan and Scott from The Rock for coming and helping... but also Grattons Butchers and also Country Cottage Bakery for providing all the produce for [...]

Great Aquathlon team…

An excellent afternoon at Ilfracombe pool, swimming many lengths and running the grueling hill against some amazing junior athletes! Our Class 3 and Class 4 children did a great job and thier collective scores helped us to gain a couple of bronze team awards too.  

The Great Class 4 Car Race!

Last week Class 4 were busy designing and building their own motorised vehicles for our big class 4 car project. First they worked in teams to make cars out of various materials with the aim of travelling the maximum distance from a ramp. Then, using what they had learnt, they designed and made their own motorised cars in preparation for [...]

SGH Day 2 😎

Another glorious day! Helped themselves to breakfast cereals, toast, croissants and fruit... but also helped clean the dining room and wash up afterwards too.  Some of the boys were​ upset they couldn't wash up again (honest, they did say this... no, honest) but then, they did miss out on the sprayer and the dish washer TARDIS. Just after sandwiches were [...]

SGH Day 1 😎

What perfect weather for Class 3's residential. After lunch on the terraces and a little free time exploring the fun equipment, Class 3 headed for the beach. Year 3 left first guiding Martin, Maggie and Emma through the fields using the photo trail. Year 4 went straight to the beach in their wetsuits and jumped in, either on [...]

Our Amazing World!

We had an excellent day today, walking from Lee Bridge, down to Lee and then on to Bennett's Mouth and up to Mortehoe - just under four and a half miles! The weather made it a perfect day to appreciate our local environment. The hedgerows, woods and meadows were teaming with flowers; it was stunning! We had fun following the [...]