Well done to everyone who came in PJs today to raise money for Children in Need today. At break-time the Pupil Parliament (with staff) ran some games/competitions including the CIN Duck Race (where Beakwell Tart was crowned the winner).We managed to raise a massive £225.16. Thank you!
This week was Maths Week England and we decided to take part in some of the activities they had planned to raise the profile/enjoyment of mathematics in school. Children did some fun activities/puzzles with a maths focus and each year group did a mathematics quiz to enter a competition. Birch class watched a live webinar where a mathematics puzzle was shared and children worked live around the country to try to tackle this pro...
On Wednesday 6th November, Elm were visited by a Viking! We all had a fantastic day learning more about the Viking way of life, armour, burial ceremonies, Kenning riddles and board games. We even learned a song in Viking language!
So much more sleep was had by everyone last night! Beautiful sunshine and a busy morning already had with stripping beds, packing, having breakfast and then getting ready for their first activities of the day King Swing and the Maze.
After a fairly good nights sleep, last to drop off was midnight, earliest up was 5.15, the children have tidied their bedrooms for a 7.30 am room inspection! They enjoyed a great breakfast of cereal, toast, jam, fruit, yoghurt and they are now in 2 groups - one completing the climbing wall and the other completing a walk the plank activity.
Today we had our second ever mini-mud run and despite the difference in weather from last year, the children really enjoyed the sessions and got well and truly muddy. Here is a small collection of the 500 photos that were taken!
Elm class have been experimenting with 3D Paint in computing. They have created buildings with different features as well as creating photographs of themselves with surreal elements, eg other objects appearing in the scene.