February 2017

Girls’ football Tournament

Yesterday,  twelve girls form year five and six attended the Shepway School Games Football Tournament.  They all played really well and were great ambassadors for the school.  The blue team won all their matches and the red team won several.  Olivia showed some excellent talent and sportsmanship offering to play for other teams who were Continue reading

Which ball is the bounciest?

We had great fun in our science lesson today investigating the bounciness of different balls. We discussed what materials make good bouncy balls and whether a harder/bigger/smoother ball bounces highest. We each made our hypothesis and then discussed how to make our test fair. We decided we needed to bounce the balls on the same surface Continue reading

GBDO Tickets on sale

Tickets are now on sale at the box office of the Leas Cliff Hall for the Great Big Dance Off. Here is a link if you want to buy them on-line but it is cheaper if you buy them in person at the box office. https://secure.atgtickets.com/online/mapSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=6B9EA7F8-D859-4AB8-98E9-CEA46EDC0066 Thanks Mrs Gurney  

Indoor fireworks and coke and mentos!

As a finale to our topic on reversible and irreversible reactions we used a range of indoor fireworks, some of them flashed, some caused a bang and others created flames of different colours.  All the reactions produced something new, they were therefore chemical and irreversible changes.  We then went into the playground and did an Continue reading

Comics come to St Eanswythes

At lunchtime today we had a visit from MCF (Mobile Comics Factory) The MCF is a modded old tricycle, designed to provide dynamic workshops in making comics. The Factory gives young people tools to create and distribute their own comics.  The children were able to drop into the comic area and create their own comics Continue reading

Yr 4 Inclusive Sports

This morning we were lucky enough to be able to go to an Inclusive Sports event at Pent Valley Leisure Centre. Although the places only became available at the last minute, everybody rallied around to make it possible for us to go. The children all had a great time getting involved with wheelchair basketball, boccia, Continue reading

Tag Rugby

We started the term with a Tag Rugby Tournament this afternoon.  The weather was lovely and great fun was had by all.  Some brilliant tries were scored and great rugby was seen by both of our teams.  A special well done goes to Kru and Jonathan as they were each selected to be the barbarian from Continue reading

Parent letter – Ducklings

Parents of Ducklings Dear Parents, The Ducklings new Topic will be Growth and Growing, will be exploring not just plants but animals and humans too. Below is some information on aspects of learning that we will be covering between now and Easter. Personal, Social and Emotional Development Now that the children are settled into their Continue reading

Year 3 parent letter

Parents of Year 3 Dear Parents Welcome to the second half of the Spring Term. Below are some details of what we will be covering this term. Most aspects of the curriculum will be taught through topic teaching. Our main topic is going to be the Tudors with a special focus on famous Tudors. Our Continue reading

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