This morning we joined in a Zoom call with Ducklings class and a lovely lady from the Fire Service. We learnt all about what number to call in an emergency, the four emergency services available when we ring 999 and what is and what isn’t an emergency situation and reason to phone 999. We learnt … Continue reading
Here in Folkestone there is usually a procession by people from churches all across the town to head up to the hills and put three crosses on Sugarloaf Hill on Good Friday. Due to coronavirus restrictions that sadly cannot take place this year. Instead, schoolchildren have been asked to decorate their windows with crosses so … Continue reading
Today Eagles had a rather different RE lesson- we were thinking about The Census. The Census for the UK (excluding Scotland) is taking place this weekend and the Eagles have been learning all about what that means. We looked at when a census is talked about in the Bible – including the fact that Jesus … Continue reading
Today in school ‘Bubble 2,3,4’ thought about Captain Sir Tom Moore and remembered the impact he had on the nation and the NHS. We celebrated his achievements by each doing a 100 of something. Some children chose to throw and catch a ball, others to bounce a ball 100 times. We also had hoola hooping, … Continue reading
Last week we made Christmas cards for the residents in Pelham House. We thought we could use our recycling knowledge to do this and so we made our cards by cutting up old used cards to create new ones.
In remembrance of all the soldiers that have fought in wars, Owls made poppies. We coloured them in, cut out the pieces then assembled them using a split pin. They are now on display in our classroom. We learnt about the Road of Remembrance in Folkestone and all the poppies there.
Following our walk round Folkestone to look at the plinths, we made our own. We used some modelling clay to make something to display on our plinths then decorated both our model and plinth. They are currently on display in our classroom and look amazing!
Today in bubble 6B the children planned, designed and collaborated to create an amazing picture of cheer for the coming summer. The finished picture will go to Pelham House for the staff and residents to enjoy.
The Key Worker children have sung a song and written prayers for the residents and staff at Pelham House. you can watch these in the videos below. They loved doing it and are looking forward to when they can visit again. Children from across the have recorded videos of a song from home too, these … Continue reading
Yesterday evening was the last clap for carers. Therefore, the children at Key Worker School wanted to show their appreciation to the staff at Pelham House who have been working so hard to look after the residents there during these troubled times. What enthusiastic clapping!