Year 6 Plastic litter pick to Dawlish Warren

Following a visit to school by children’s environmental author Ellie Jackson, our Year 6 children decided to set an example to others and wanted to pick up plastic rubbish from a local beach. We wrote to GWR who helped us get there for free. When we got there,...

Plastic waste litter pick

Following our visit from environmental author Ellie Jackson and members of Newton Abbot Town Council, we have been inspired to do something about the global problem of plastic pollution. We have been supported by Great Western Railways (GWR) who have issued a free...

Zorb and laser fun!

Year 6 were visited this week by Rachel and Alex from the Junction, a youth club in Newton Abbot. They brought zorbs and laser-tag with them and we spent an hour having great fun. They invited us along to a couple of parties they are throwing to help children meet new...

Andrei Burton visit

The world-famous trials cyclist visited our school as a reward for winning the Leg-it-to-Lapland schools challenge with Sustrans. Before Christmas we took part in a project to make more sustainable journeys to school for a two-week period and so many of our families...

Virtual Reality bites at Haytor View!

A team from Musemio visited us and presented learning about Ancient Egypt through the medium of Virtual Reality. We looked for ancient artefacts and collected them by simply clicking on them in the virtual world we explored. It was great fun! We suggested other ways...

Science Dome

getting ready to go in… cells inside the body of a robin… a pterodactyl just before 65 million years ago. Watch out! We had a fantastic time in the Science Dome, finding out about Evolution. Although the photos aren’t great due to the technical...