Prep 5 have been trying to further their understanding of life in Uganda before the imminent arrival of Father Kakuba. After selecting their own favourite meal from takeaway menus they realised how difficult it is to budget for a family in Uganda on a minimum wage. Prep 5 did a great job at weighing up…
This afternoon Prep Reception have been finishing off their treasure maps with the final X to mark the treasure.
This morning we had our Lower School Poetry Assembly with an African theme. All the children from Nursery to Prep 2 were fantastic and showed such confidence.
Today in School the NSPCC have been in to talk to the children about their Speak out. Stay safe. programme. The NSPCC believe it’s vital that every child in every primary school across the UK understands abuse in all its forms and recognises the signs of abuse and gets help if they need it. In these…
Investigating the life cycle of a chicken… no chickens were harmed in the making of this lesson!!!
This morning Prep Reception have been baking Apple Pies. They had a fantastic time weighing out and mixing all the ingredients and then rolling out the pie. I am sure the parents will enjoy desert tonight!!!
In Science this week Prep 5 became the teachers and taught Reception about how we get day and night. They made excellent teachers!
This afternoon the Prep 6 got to go to Ivybridge to take part in the Life Skills event. The purpose of the event is to help children to meet some of the challenges they might be faced with in modern life. It encourages an understanding of personal safety and helps to develop children’s coping skills and…
On a Friday afternoon Prep Reception and Prep 1 go to the playing fields for games. This term they are learning ball skills and how to play Tag Rugby.
Last week in woodland club Prep 1 and 2 enjoyed the challenge of making dens big enough to fit their whole team in. Both groups worked really well together and lots of fun was had by all.
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
On Wednesday girls from Prep 6, 5, and 4 joined together to compete in the South West ISA U11 netball tournament. Opposition was strong but the girls managed to get two wins and improved their defensive performances through the day. The girls showed great resilience against some strong players and very importantly showed excellent sportsmanship…
This afternoon Prep 2 have been enjoying their French Sandwich, the name they have given their Friday afternoon as they have RS, French then RS!!! This week they have enjoyed learning all about animals.
This afternoon Prep Reception have had fun painting the farm shop back drop for their roll play corner. They all had great fun mixing up the colours and painting themselves and the back drop!
Today in science we looked at man made and natural materials and considered their properties, investigating our ideas by using them to do some very fun printing. The class Lego took a hit and we made some fabulous broccoli trees!
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF