Prep 1 and 2 visit to Occombe Farm. In school we have been learning about food groups and eating healthily. Today we found out how much fun making healthy food can be. We made focaccia and added rosemary and tomatoes that we picked in the garden. You can see some vigorous kneading! We got our…
Today Prep 1 were learning about the five senses. We tasted different foods to experience sour, sweet, bitter and salt tastes. Then we used hand lenses to try to see taste buds on each other’s tongues.
Prep 2 and 3 girls had a wonderful afternoon at Exeter university. The children joined with girls from Exeter Cathedral school on the sand pitch for a coaching session. The girls vastly improved their skills and game awareness, learning from the other girls and growing in confidence. Their determination during mini games was impressive! Well done prep…
Today Nursery have been learning letters using the Letterland scheme. Whilst making their Dippy Ducks they have also been learning what it was like to write with feathers!
For the past few weeks Prep 2 have been learning map reading skills, including direction and using an 8 point compass. Friday was the highlight as the class had to create their own treasure map for others to find the treasure! Fantastic directions from all resulted in Chocolate treasure being found!!
Great fun was had at our last woodland club, where the children were challenged to make pictures out of items they found on their treasure hunt. All the ideas the children had, produced super displays, including a stick man and a rocket. Next week the children will be making their own pictures.
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 the 27th February 2020
What a wonderful end to the term. A fantastic service with some beautiful singing from Nursery to Prep 6. Now time to enjoy the Christmas holidays with friends and family.
Prep 1, Prep Reception and nursery had a wonderful trip to Pennywell. They all took part in the fabulous live nativity, met Father Christmas, sang carols and even managed to fit in seeing some animals. What a great way to end a busy but exciting term! Merry Christmas everyone!
The Under 9 Tag Rugby & Hockey team took part in a fun afternoon playing St Johns. All the children had a good time putting into practice the skills they have learnt in their games lessons.
Prep 2 have been working hard, finding out facts and figures about plastic pollution in our world’s oceans. Do you know that 8 million tons of plastic ends up in our oceans every year! The children performed their assembly to the school and their parents this morning with an important message – make sure you…
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF