Prep 2 had a fun today during wet play with their chin puppets!
This week Prep 3 are learning all about Anglo Saxons and the clothing they wore. The children have discovered that natural resources were used to dye their clothes. This afternoon Prep 3 have been using natural resources (red cabbage & turmeric) to practice dyeing t-shirts!
Today in Prep 2 we have been investigating addition – using up to 5 single digit numbers to create totals. It has been lots of fun!
This week in Nursery the children have been learning all about the Chinese New Year. I think you will agree they have produced some beautiful art work to celebrate the year of the Rat.
This Wednesday St Christopher’s School took part in the Independent Schools Association regional cross country. We are pleased to say 7 of our children have qualified for the National finals in Worksop. The staff are incredibly proud of all the children who took part and we look forward to supporting them in the finals.
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!
Nursery have had a lovely first week back at School and this term they are learning all about transport. The children have been in small groups to learn about the different types of transport. Whilst the sun was shining the teachers also decided this was a great chance to use the new outdoor learning area.
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 24th September 2020
Prep 4 were given the challenge to build a catapult which is connected to their History this term. They rose to the challenge and had a lot of fun in the process.
This term Prep 5 had the challenge of completing a windmill with sails needing to turn. We had some fabulous results and Prep 5 loved getting their teeth into this project.
Usually we would all be able to celebrate the end of term together and enjoy reflecting on the success of the past year at St. Christopher’s. We started the Autumn term with a phone call from ISI saying that they would be in to carry out an Education Quality and Compliance Inspection. The Inspection Team were scrupulous in their…
On behalf of the whole school we would like to thank one of our lovely parents for making 92 delicious cakes.
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF