June 2015

Federation Netball Tournament

As part of Federation Sport Fortnight we held a Netball tournament after school at our school.  Six teams took part in the event, all the children from the different schools showed exemplary sportsmanship and clearly progressed in their skills as the matches went on.  Well done to everyone who took part. Here are the final Continue reading

Yr.6 Federation Sport

It was Yr.6’s turn to participate in Federation sports this afternoon.  We walked up to St Mary’s, stopping to have lunch at the park on the way.  The children then helped to demonstrate and explain the events to their team as well as taking part themselves.  They were in mixed teams, named after countries, with Continue reading

Ducklings topic this term is castles

This tem in Ducklings we are looking at castles. As part of this we have been looking at the jobs you’d find in a castle, such as: cooks, nobles, knights, soldiers, servants and jesters. The children have really enjoyed dressing up as knights, dancing to medieval music and becoming jesters. To be a jester they Continue reading

Ducklings trip to Wildwood

Ducklings trip to Wildwood was: fun, hot, enjoyable, adventurous and interesting. We boarded the coach with great anticipation for a trip ahead. When we arrived we were greeted by huge, black storks and ravens as we walked to the toilet stop. After using the toilet stop and leaving our lunch boxes we split off into Continue reading

Kent School Games- Netball Finals

One of our netball teams won the Shepway Netball League earlier in the year and therefore qualified to represent Shepway in the Kent School Games.  These were held today in Rainham.  The competition was very stiff, the teams were split into two leagues with the top two teams going onto compete in the semi finals Continue reading

Kent School Games – Tennis

One of our Year3/4 Tennis teams qualified for the Kent School Games that took palce at the ThreeHills today. It was an amazing spectacle for the children to go to, with a big opening ceremony, banners, mascots and teams from all over East Kent participating.   However this meant that the standard was very high, Continue reading

Transport Survey

Today we carried out two mode of transport surveys in Folkestone. The first was about road traffic including cars, lorries, buses, bicycles, taxis and more. The other survey involved us counting the boats, ships and aeroplanes we saw in a set amount of time.

Year 4 Federation Sport

This afternoon we went to St Mary’s School field to join their year 4s and those from Christchurch to participate in a range of athletic events. The teams where given names of different countries and included members from each of the three schools. We had a great time, behaved brilliantly and supported and encouraged each Continue reading

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