Monthly Archives: June 2018


A short story….

Class 4 have been working really hard this week to write a short story, with two pictures and a trip to the Burrows as a starting point. We hope you enjoy this one, written by Amias! A short story It was a Monday morning when my boy took me fishing, before the market. I was just a pup when it [...]

The Mix…

Started off writing our own aria with The Royal Shakespeare Opera Company... Danced a ceilidh (loads of fun but extremely hot!)... We sang Gospel, and then some Rock & Pop. A lovely, lovely day (a Bill Withers song) with some, now, very hot and tired children!

Calling ex Georgeham pupils-come and dance The Maypole 😀

To celebrate 150 years of our fabulous school we are trying to encourage ex-pupils to come along to the School Fete on Friday 6th July and have a go at The Maypole and Broom Dance. So....if you are an ex pupil, married to an ex pupil or know an ex pupil then please, please, please encourage them to come along [...]

Class 2 try out the new Chrome Books!

General all-round excitement as all of Class 2 spent the afternoon using our lovely new Chrome Books. Learning to log-on to both the Chrome Book and Purple Mash website; learning what all the keys do; navigating around the website and finally painting a picture on Purple Mash. We then logged off and closed them down. [categories "Whole School, Class 2"] [...]

Class 4: Coasts and Conservation…

A massive thank you to Tim and Rupert, from Christie Estates, for an excellent day in the Burrows. Class 4 walked through Braunton Burrows today via Saunton Beach, the dunes, Matilda the Tank, used in the 50s as target practice; through Partridge Slack and finished by running and rolling around Flagpole Dune.  We found many things of interest on our [...]

Oceanfest 2018

Class  4 had a brilliant time at the Oceanfest Education Day. We did some code breaking challenges, played beach flags and had a Zumba workshop. We also had the chance to walk around the festival site to check out all of the stalls. Some of the children did an impromptu #2minutebeachclean It was also great to see that the glitter [...]

Planes, trains and giant nests!

This week has absolutely flown by...literally! We have been talking a lot about different modes of transport and travelling. We chose this topic based on an interest the children were showing in vehicles last week. Despite being mildly side-tracked due to getting a few things ready for Father's Day (shhhhhhh!) we have had lots of fun and been on lots [...]

What’s on w/e 15.06.18

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Times Tables Rock Stars!

"Everyone! Madison Square Gardens! 3, 2, 1, GO!!" Wow, what a buzz this is! The whole of class 4 are going crazy about the TTRockStars website and are seeing their coins being banked and their timings get better! They are loving this - wish you could be here to experience the buzz! (Now I need to remind them to [...]

Making dunes…

In preparation for their work on conservation and dunes, and their trip on Monday, Class 4 made some dunes today! Embry, foredune, yellow and mature dunes all represented by Modroc models... they'll possibly add further features to these models after the trip. Look out for that blog after Monday's trip!