It was Squirrels’ turn to do archery last week. They did brilliantly. We had a story about a castle first, the children were interested in how the moat might be defended. Special congratulations to Arthur, who got an award for independent work at archery.
We have been looking at Life Cycles in science and were very excited this week when the tadpoles hatched. Have a look at the link to see the first stages in their development….. tadpoles
In Music, the year 3 and 4 children got to grips with their ocarinas for the first time. During the initial part of afternoon they spent time familiarising themselves with these wind instruments. Then, by the end of the lesson, they were on their way to playing a version of Twinkle, twinkle, little star! ☺
This week Eastcombe Primary School is brilliant because: The week started with Ester coming into school to teach the children about teeth and oral hygiene. Ester began with a whole class assembly followed by workshops in each classroom. The children were fascinated by using disclosing tablets to look for plaque and then brushing their teeth. […]
On Wednesday we had the most fantastic trip to Copsegrove Farm in Bisley for some forest school work. This time though, we took Mums, Aunties and Grandmas with us. It was a fabulous day including learning about the fabulous 4 who live in the woods, keeping the badger warm challenge, making plaster footprints and not […]
Owl class enjoyed a fantastic PE session at Thomas Keble school. They took part in rounders, football or rugby sessions run by the Thomas Keble Year 11 students.
Earlier this week we were invited to Thomas Keble school, to enable their BTEC students (year 11) to deliver sports coaching to small groups of primary age children. The children took part in a wide variety of warm-ups, followed by a series of different games,which included basketball and football. All of the year 11 BTEC […]
The school council would like to continue to sponsor the education of Nasrullah, who lives in Afghanistan, through Action-Aid. Friday 5th April is wear crazy clothes day to raise money for this worthy cause. £1 donations please. Wear clashing clothes, backwards clothes, crazy colours etc!!
Take a look at our wonderful miniature circus’ that we have made. They are wonderful. The children planned and designed their circus from the colour of the tent to the performers inside. The children created fire hoops, tightropes and even a trapeze in their designs. We thought carefully about the best materials to use in […]
We enjoyed a visit from Mr Sensible who taught us some fantastic new circus skills. We had the chance to try a variety of tricks including tightrope walking, spinning plates and scarf tricks to name just a few. At the end of the session we shared our new circus skills with a performance to our […]