Play, play and popcorn:

Posted on October 19th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

We have reached the end of our 6 week Forest School program and although it is sad to return to normal ‘school’ life we take away many memories, new skills learned and a feeling of excitement that we can do this all again in years 4, 5 and 6. (Yippee!) We started with a team […]

October 18th Run-a-thon

Posted on October 18th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

The whole school took part in the run-a-thon on Wednesday 18th October. We started with a warm up on the school playground led by Mrs Fitzgerald, Miss Connor, Mr Garvey and Mr Cross.   After the warm up our new running track was officially opened by Aaron Willdig (Morecambe FC). All the classes completed as […]

Dragons, dens and delicious Pizza

Posted on October 18th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

Into week 5 and the children who have learned lots of new skills over the last few weeks are confidently now applying these skills naturally and independently during their play. We started off our session today with a warm up with a difference. In most of our games  the children are encouraged to use up […]

Flapjack Fun

Posted on October 11th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

In Hazel Class we have been making Apricot and Chocolate Flapjack. We had to weigh the ingredients. And then follow the instructions in the recipe. It took a long time for the butter to melt. The butter and syrup were added carefully to the oats. The Flapjack was then baked at 160 degrees for an […]

Burgers and Billhooks:

Posted on October 5th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

This week we started off Forest School by exploring boundaries and how we can adapt them to create changes within a game. Using markers the children were given 3 seconds to run from a middle point, they then had to place the marker on the floor. This would create a circular area (sort of) with […]

Justice: Seeing the whole picture.

Posted on October 4th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley  Tagged ,

Have you ever jumped to conclusions about something? In our class worship this week the children were given five different views of a model made from multi link. They were then asked to draw only what they could see. They then had to construct their own multi-link model and compare it with those made by […]

Shadows Investigation.

Posted on October 2nd, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

During our science lesson we decided to find out how changing the distance between a light source and an object changes the size of the shadow. First of all we made a prediction and then started our investigation. To ensure it was a fair test only one variable was changed. The object’s distance from the […]

Hazel Class Councillors.

Posted on October 1st, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

In Hazel Class we have voted on our new school councilors, and Eco-councilors. Congratulations to you all. I’m sure you will make excellent representatives for the class.

Justice: Is it Fair?

Posted on October 1st, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

In class worship this week we took advantage of a break in the rain to have a competitive race on the playground. The children were split into three groups: those that could run, those that had to walk and those that could only hop. Everyone was rewarded equally at the end of the race. Was […]