This afternoon the whole of class five with Mrs Reeve, Mrs O’Callaghan and Mrs Paterson walked to the Harvey Grammar School to join Harcourt, Elham, St Peters, Sandgate and Folkestone Primary Academy in a Sing Up Day. We sang songs that we had learnt and listened to other schools perform, including the Harvey Boys. The … Continue reading
The children of St Eanswythe’s have told the story of the WHOLE Bible in a day! All 66 books! All the children took part in a special RE Art Day, creating a truly spectacular piece of Bible-inspired artwork. The ‘Big Frieze’ artwork by Emma Yarlett is used throughout the school’s R.E curriculum and it represents … Continue reading
Today we were lucky enough to have a visit from Bishop Rose, the Bishop of Dover. She came to baptise three children and confirm six children. She arrived at school and led worship where she told us all about her childhood in Jamaica and her calling to the priesthood. She chatted to the children as … Continue reading
Yesterday we played our first Herald Cup game against St Martins. The sun was shining and the team was excited. We were really proud of all the players, they worked well as a team, passing and moving effectively. St Eanswythe’s scored the first goal which was soon equalised by St Martins. We then went three … Continue reading
Yesterday, we celebrated World Book Day. We had our traditional ‘dress-up’ day and the children did not disappoint. It was clear that an awful lot of time and effort went in to some of the amazing outfits, which made if very difficult for us teachers to decide on one child to receive a book voucher … Continue reading
Today in worship we were able to celebrate our guitarists who have won copper and bronze awards. These show just how accomplished they have become at playing the guitar.
Eighteen children from Yr.4,5 and 6 headed to The Three Hills to play in a 7 aside tournament. Each team played ten matches so got a lot of game time. It was great fun, both teams won some of their games and definitely improved their skills throughout the day.
Dear Parent/Carer, During term 4, year 5 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy: Decimals, percentages, ‘four-rules’ revision and problem solving. Literacy: ‘Zathura’ by Chris Van Allsburg, instruction writing and reading comprehension techniques Science: Earth and Space (including rocket design and investigations of insulation and gases). History: World War II (this term focusing … Continue reading
This week, Class 5 were given the opportunity to take part in a Tri Golf session in school. They learned all about club control, correct swing action and ball accuracy. Expert coaching was provided by Aaron, a PGA Professional at Sene Valley Golf Course.
Today, Class 5 were visited by Tanya and Emily from Folkestone Creative. We read and listened to a number of poems by Yoko Ono focusing around the theme ‘Earth Peace’. Using the language we had read, we then used mind-maps to link our own thoughts and feelings to the concepts of ‘earth’ and ‘peace’. Next, … Continue reading