On Friday we had a really lovely delivery. We send a huge thank you to Ben and the staff from Luben’s and Market Square for the generous donation of food for our school family in this difficult time.
This term some children from Yr.6 have been attending horse riding club. They have learnt how to start and stop their horses, how to turn and have begun to work on rising trot. The progress from week one was amazing! The children have also learnt basic stable management and parts of the horse. Everyone has … Continue reading
This week we have seen many acts of generosity including bringing in food for our local food bank, thanking their teachers, litter picking, leaving encouraging notes and talking to different people.
Today Year 4 went to our local Folkestone museum to learn about some of the science involved in the study of history. Following a look around the upstairs museum, we went downstairs to find out more about Anglo Saxons. The children took turns to look at the skeleton of an Anglo Saxon woman and learn … Continue reading
This morning it was Yr.2’s turn to visit Pelham House. They had a great time sharing their books with the residents. Some of them managed to read to several people. Tiki was as popular as ever with both yr.2 and the residents at Pelham House.
We had our lunch today at Luben’s Pizzeria, just down the road from school. We were able to learn about how the dough is made and had the opportunity to make our own pizza! What a treat! Many thanks to the staff who were very welcoming and kind. They said that Class 3 were the … Continue reading
Today a new group of Year 6s went to Pelham House to read to the residents. The pupils really enjoyed reading to the residents and the residents enjoyed being read to. Tiki had a really good time as she loves everyone there and everyone is always so pleased to see her.
Today we awarded our first lot of kindness certificates. As part of our 40 acts of generosity for Lent these children wrote super lists telling us what they were grateful for. These can be seen on an earlier blog.
On Monday we were invited to a pre-performance show at the Quarterhouse with Christchurch. This is being performed for the public in April, so we were very lucky to be part of it before anyone else! It is an interactive show where the children have to listen and think about the world around them. They … Continue reading
This week we started our forty day challenge for Lent. We have made a brilliant start and have had several children send us evidence of them doing some of the challenges. Here are our current favourites. We look forward to seeing what everybody does next week.