On Thursday Prep 2 went to see Horrible Histories ‘Awful Egyptians’ at the Northcott Theatre, Exeter. Using actors and ground-breaking 3D special effects, the show was a big hit with all the children and the teachers! One the the Prep 2 children wrote “We went to Northcott Theatre to see Horrible Histories. We wore 3D glasses…
Prep 5 playing a game to learn all about the Ten Commandments!
On Thursday Prep 5 took a trip to see Horrible Histories at the Northcott Theatre. This is what two of our pupils thought….. I found out what life was like for the people who were sick, I found out that Queen Elizabeth I killed Mary her sister. There were amazing special effects like lights shining,…
The Under 8’s tag rugby team went along to Blundell’s School to take part in a development competition. The team performed brilliantly over the five matches and did not lose a game all afternoon, winning some of the games comfortably and scoring plenty of tries. We were the only school to field a mixed team. Well…
With the lovely weather in the beautiful South Hams today, Prep 2 had their drama lesson outside with Mr Bellham, where they were exploring moving around in a variety of different scenarios as a character.
Prep 5 in their times tables lesson this week challenging themselves on our new speed challenge wall and competing against one another with our x4 and x8 board games.
Prep 3 were really excited about using the new school laptops for Mathletics for the first time today. Everyone managed to log on with their passwords and began working on the four tasks set by Mrs. Edwardes.
Prep 6 working hard in ‘Cops and Robbers’ mental calculation race. Prep 6 have also created and described properties of a huge range of 3D shapes this week. They have shown much competitive energy and creativity this week along with some solid mathematical skills.
We are so lucky to have such beautiful surroundings on our doorstep. This week Prep 1 and Prep 2 enjoyed more woodland activities down beside the River Dart. They looked for Autumn treasures and had a go at stone balancing and building stone towers!
The inviting Nursery setting at St Christopher’s has a dedicated indoor and outdoor space, in the heart of the school. Children from the age of rising three can take advantage of the numerous opportunities, facilities, activities and resources on offer in beautiful surroundings.
Our next Open Day is on November 14th. Please visit us for a private tour of our beautiful School.
After a successful year last year representing Devon, the St Christopher’s Table Tennis Team got to try out their new kit today ready for the 2019-20 season! Good luck!
Lots of excitement was had in our first Woodland club of the school year. With the playing field freshly cut we had great fun gathering the cuttings which we used as a jumping platform! We then used the grass to make a giant face and we of course finished off with blackberry picking – delicious!!
This week Nursery have been learning about Goldilocks and the Three Bears and have managed to get outside to our fantastic new area to continue learning about different sizes through play.
This morning Prep 2 have been Partner reading using the Read Write Inc scheme.
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF