Doing some mindfulness colouring….what better way to end a busy School day. All part of the Buckfast Abbey #take5 festival.
The early years are very excited to be reporting on More Take 5 adventures. Today we made a large Labyrinth in the classroom. We were hoping to be outside however the weather had different ideas! We worked as a team to make our Labyrinth using yarn, conkers, acorns and fir cones. This week we have…
In their After School Activities this week Prep 3 have been working on making hand puppets. They took plenty of concentration and good hand eye co-ordination. The tasks proved rather tricky for some, but we all got there in the end! Good perseverance P3.
Today prep 5 took part in Buckfast Abbey’s Take 5 online festival. The children drew and walked labyrinths having thankful reflections. The children fed back that they found it calming to walk a labyrinth.
This morning Prep 4 have taken part in the first session of our Self Regul8 sessions provided by the Take 5 Wellbeing festival.
The early years have been flying high with Take 5 festival this week. We’ve been getting creative making kites and talking about what we are thankful for. The children collectively came up with some lovely ideas which we used to decorate our kites. Family and Toys came high on the list of things we were…
This week Prep 1 have been learning about the 5 senses. Today they got the chance to learn about the sense taste, and I think you will agree from the pictures they had fun!
In maths today Prep 1 have been investigating coins under £1, we were then challenged to add together either 2, 3 or 4 coins to work out the value, some very speedy addition has been happening this morning!
For the last two weeks Prep 1 have been designing and making robots with mechanical movement, also using card engineering. The class have loved learning these processes and had great fun making them into roman solders with swords, shields and daggers.
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.
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It was great to get such support from our Parents for our Harvest festival this year after it was cancelled in 2020. The families were so generous in their donations of food to allow us to raise £400 for The Kanyike Project. For some videos of the beautiful singing please visit our Vimeo page https://vimeo.com/stchristophersprepschool….
This morning the Upper School got to perform Poems to their Parents. It was fantastic to see all the hard work that the Children had put in which resulted in a fantastic assembly that all the Children should be proud of. Prep 3 Prep 4 – Whole Class Poem Prep 4 Prep 5 Prep 6…
On Monday 11th October the whole school took part in the Moths to a Flame workshop. Moths to a Flame is a mass participation art installation engaging thousands of people in creative activity and conversation inspired by our energy systems, relationship with nature, and the climate emergency. They are hoping to make 20,000 moths to…
It was lovely this morning to welcome Parents back into School to listen to their Children perform Poems that they have been learning this term. Nursery Poem – Crayon Colours – Prep Reception – Art of Hard Prep 1 – Dance Prep 2 – Cut Cut Cut
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF