Today, during RE Yr.6 looked at the Jewish Festival Yom Kippur. This festival follows ten days after Rosh Hashanah. (The Jewish new year) Yom Kippur is the most solemn day in the Jewish calendar where Jews consider their past year, look within themselves and ask for forgiveness for the wrong they have done. Yr.6 looked … Continue reading
Twenty six children from Yr.4 – Yr.6 were lucky enough to have a swimming session with Olympic swimmer and Commonwealth Gold medal holder, Chris Cook. The children were very excited to be selected for this amazing opportunity and they weren’t disappointed. Chris worked with them both in and out of the water refining their strokes, … Continue reading
Today we were lucky enough to have Olympic Swimmer Chris Cook visit our school for the fifth time! Not only did he talk to us about people who inspired him but told us all about his incredible journey. We learnt that to have success you need to persevere which is one of our school values! … Continue reading
Eagles were lucky enough to have two workshops with Chris Cook. He taught us some excellent new games and then got us to think about what sorts of things make someone successful. We came up with plans and wrote all our ideas down and Chris’s said that we were all really amazing!!