A visit to Ancient Egypt thanks to Musemio.

The children had a brief glimpse into life in Ancient Egypt through the wonders of modern technology. Olga and Katelin from Musemio brought their virtual reality headsets in and gave the whole school a sneaky peak into what Ancient Egypt might have looked and sounded...

Creative Challenges- thank you Katie’s mum!

Katie’s Mum saw these cardboard bowls and wondered if we could make use of them. We snapped them up and immediately decided to run a creative team challenge. The children created their own teams and then worked together to come up with the ideas for what these...

Friday WOW number 2! Happy talking!

I wanted to try a new vocabulary activity called ‘Shades of Meaning’.  I picked up from the Consortium symposium we all attended on Wednesday in Exeter. To do this, we needed a few synonyms for ‘happy’ so I asked the children for ideas. The...

Friday WOW number 1! We’ve not lost our marbles!

This might not seem like a big issue but we checked the marbles today and there is not a single one missing. The reason that this is impressive is that for the past two terms, the children have been running their own snack times, using marbles to create new teams each...

A massive thank you to Lesley at the Co-op!

A group of children really wanted to find out if heavier cars travelled faster than lighter cars. They used a balance to work out which cars were heavier and which were lighter but that was not good enough for them. They needed to know the mass of each car. We could...

We love our celebration assemblies!

Thursday mornings are such a special time for us. We all walk up to the studio to spend time with our families and friends celebrating those fantastic things we have done that make our school and community so special. Blue certificates are awarded for thoughtfulness,...