This afternoon sixteen children from Yr.5 and Yr.6 headed to the Sports Centre to compete in a basketball tournament. Our blue team came fourth in their league. The striped team won all but one of the games in their league putting them into second position and meaning they went into the semi finals. This was … Continue reading
This morning Yr.6 headed to St Mary and St Eanswythe’s church for the Mayor’s Carol Service. Alongside Yr.6 children from across Folkestone they sung carols and listened to readings, prayers and poems telling the Christmas story. The mayor talked to us about being kind to others as Jesus taught us to do. There was some … Continue reading
This morning KS2 performed their second rendition of ‘Shiek, Rattle and Roll.’ Everybody knew their lines, remembered their parts and sang with gusto. Well done KS2 you were amazing!
As their art topic this term, Yr.6 worked to design and make gingerbread houses from scratch. They really enjoyed the project and we’re sure you will agree that the finished articles look great. We hope they taste as good as they look!
This afternoon KS2 did their first performance of their Nativity – ‘Shiek, Rattle and Roll.’ The acting was brilliant and the singing was beautiful. There were some lovely solos and dances including a dance from Tiki. Well done KS2 you were amazing!
This morning the other half of yr.6 went to The Alkham Valley Community Centre for their War horse workshop. They were able to participate in a riding lesson, experience driving a carriage and grooming a horse. They also met a seven month old foal and looked at tack and harnesses. It was great fun for … Continue reading
In the film adaptation of the book ‘War Horse’ there are some stunning sunset scenes with silhouettes of the horses. Today Yr.6 creates their own sunsets using a water colour wash and added silhouettes to these. We’re sure you’ll agree that they have created some beautiful scenes.
This term twelve children from Yr.6 have taken part in trampolining club at The Sports Centre. They have learnt how to do seat drops, swivel hips, front drops, back drops, sequences involving twists and are working on their somersaults. They have really enjoyed it and improve each week.
Today two teams of children from Yr.5 and Yr.6 headed to the Sports Centre to take part in a water polo competition. Everyone played really well. With the Penguin team finishing joint fourth with Christchurch and the Otters coming first and winning the trophy. It was a very close competition which was finally decided in … Continue reading
Today was the first of our amazing ‘War Horse’ based trips. Half of Yr.6 went to the Alkham Valley Community Project where they were able to participate in workshops which brought the book to life. Everyone was able to ride a horse, ride in a carriage and give commands to the horse, look at collars, … Continue reading