A comprehensive guide has named St Eanswythe’s as the best performing school across the district. We are also the sixth best performing school in Kent according to Kent Live’s Real Schools Guide 2020 and rank at 291 in the whole country. It takes into account 44 different data points – including not just KS2 results … Continue reading
Today a lady from the RSPCA called Lucy came into school and visited each class running workshops. We found out a bit more about what her job entails and a few children tried on her work outfit for some animal rescues. The children learnt lots more about why we should all be kind to animals … Continue reading
This term we are taking a closer look at materials and their properties. This afternoon we ran an experiment to see which of the 5 materials, that we had chosen, would be the most absorbent. Each group had a different test to find this out. Group 1 had to make a small puddle of water … Continue reading
This morning Eagles took part in a drama workshop. Ian from Kic Theatre came in to talk about our topic – The Great Fire of London. We discussed how the fire started and then pretended to be the Farrinor family baking the bread and cleaning the bakery. Then when the fire started we acted out … Continue reading
Dear Parent/Carer Happy New Year! I hope you all had a fabulous Christmas. Topic: Most of our learning will be done through focusing on our Topic which this term is ‘The Great Fire of London’. Science: Materials is the theme of this terms Science, re-capping on what we have learnt in year 1 and investigating … Continue reading
This morning most of the school went to watch ‘Once Upon a Snowflake’ at the Quarterhouse. It was a fantastic, wintery show with amazing musical and special effects. The story was told through drama, singing and shadow puppetry. The children loved it! A big thank you to the Quarterhouse for allowing us to come. We … Continue reading
This morning we took the whole school to see Abominable at the Silver Screen Cinema, the film was very enjoyable and behaviour was brilliant.
Eagles got to do a bit of sparkle and shine yesterday! We all had a plain bauble and the idea was to decorate it with as much glitter and shiny snowflakes as they could! Well by the end of the afternoon we had some super glittery baubles and a fabulous glittery floor!
This afternoon Eagles and Year 4 got together with their buddies for a joint creative session. The aim was to use decoupage to create Christmas cards, the children helped and supported each other whilst having fun with their card making task.
Today we celebrated the end of our Topic, ‘Famous Women in History’, by coming to school dressed up as a famous person. This morning we wrote diary entries based on the lives of these people. Then, this afternoon we had a party to recognise what these people did in history and how they advanced the … Continue reading