This past week Prep 6 have been looking at how Harvest around the world have been affected by Covid-19 and have reflected on what they are grateful for after these past few months as well as what they would like to ask God. Normally Prep 6 would ready you their harvest prayers in the church…
Today Mrs Cottell got to present Prep 6 with their prefects badges.
This half term the Children have been busy learning Poems about Autumn. We would usually welcome parents to come to Poetry assembly, however as this is not possible we have recorded the poems and uploaded them to our Vimeo account. To view the poems please visit https://vimeo.com/channels/autumnpoetryassembly
In their Geography lessons this term, Prep 2 have been learning about direction. The Children were challenged to draw a treasure map and used compass points to find their hidden treasure. The class had great fun swapping maps to find the treasure!
After learning about Mary Anning in our history lessons, Prep 1 were inspired to make fossils last week. We pressed dinosaur toys into play dough to make an impression, then used plaster of Paris to create our fossils, it was great fun if not slightly messy!!!
We are excited to introduce our ‘Plastic Free Schools Action Group’. Lowenna, Seren, Rosie and Erin will be working with ‘Surfers against sewage’ and supporting our school this year to become plastic free. We will be updating you regularly with information on our progress starting with Prep 5 and 6 completing a litter pick this…
It’s that time of year again when the Children get to take part in the Conker Competition. A little different this year as the Children have had to compete in their “bubbles!”.
This week the whole school have learnt about the Jewish festival of Sukkot. Prep 4 went to the woodland area to build Sukkah’s.
What better way to end a very wet day than a yoga session. So good for our wellbeing! Thank you Buckfast for the Take 5 Festival Prep 2 really enjoyed it.
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The 100 challenge has been continuing across the school this week with lots of the pupils taking up the challenge with some completing several. Our first success was Freddie in Prep 4 who completed 100 keepy ups with a tennis racket and ball during his PE lesson within the first hour of announcing this event….
In Prep 4 we made a class display of Roman Numerals up to 100. In Prep 5 and 6 the children had a maths challenge where they had to see how many ways they could make 100 using exactly four 5’s. They could use addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, squared numbers and square roots to get…
This week in their break times Prep 3 and 4 have been taking part in the #CaptainTom100 challenge. This has included bouncing a basket ball 100 times, keeping a Tennis ball in the air and various other fun activities. Prep 1 have done 100 seconds of Hula Hooping. Prep Reception and Nursery celebrated Captain Sir…
Prep 3 and 4 started our Whole School #CaptainTom100 challenge, by sprinting for 100 seconds. More challenges to follow from all of the Children next week……
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF