Today, Year 6 headed to the coastal park with their buddies and enjoyed some play time together. The weather was absolutely beautiful and fun was had by all! It really has been so lovely to watch these relationships blossom over time; some very special friendships have been made!
This week, Year 6 were lucky enough to have a visit from Wendy Shakespeare, who is a senior editorial manager at Puffin. Wendy spoke to the children about her role and told us all about how much work goes into writing a children’s book. She also told us about the many amazing authors she has … Continue reading
After a good nights sleep (if a little interrupted by a thunder storm!), the children were ready for our final day. We ate yet another amazing breakfast of freshly made pancakes and berries and were ready for canoeing. We spent a lovely morning on the reservoir and enjoyed the wonderful scenery. The children were instructed … Continue reading
The children rose early and were ready for the day ahead! We had a delicious cooked breakfast and were ready to start the fun! The children split off into three separate groups and took part in a carousel of activities, these included climbing, archery and axe throwing- which proved to be extremely popular! We headed … Continue reading
This year’s residential trip to Bewl Water gave the staff yet another reason to be proud of our amazing pupils! Whilst there, they got to try out a range of adventurous and challenging activities. It was amazing to see the perseverance, determination and enthusiasm that the children put into all the activities. They overcame fears, … Continue reading
This week we chose to do something with a food theme and so Chocolate Marshmallows were the order of the day! As you can see from the pictures we all enjoyed making them and also the eating of them!
Today, Year 6 were lucky enough to take part in a workshop called ‘Tune In’ as part of Folkestone’s Creative Quarter with Randolph Matthews. The children were taught about the impact of tone, pitch and tempo and related them to the world around us. They thought about how certain sounds can make us feel certain ways … Continue reading
On Friday Art Club were lucky enough to go on a trip to London to visit The Tate Britain. https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain The children and teachers got on the train at Folkestone Central and we spotted some art work before we even boarded the train, the art installation ‘Like the Back of My Hand’. We had fun seeing … Continue reading
Dear Parent/ Carer, This term is going to be a fun filled final term for Year 6! We have lots of trips coming up including our residential 17-19th June. If you have any questions in relation to this, please do not hesitate to ask me! In Literacy we will be reading the book ‘Wonder’ by … Continue reading
Yesterday some of our years 5 & 6 children took part in a Netball tournament held at The Folkstone Grammar school for girls. This was the first time for some of the children at a tournament. All of the children learnt some new skills including team work, communication on the court and types of throws. … Continue reading