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.
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 4th February 2021
Congratulations to Auran in Prep 3 who has been practicing his coding skills from ICT lessons at home and has completed the hour of code certification for his efforts.
Prep 5 have been learning about the Tudors in their History lesson and in ICT have been producing a Powerpoint on the monarchs of the Tudor time. This week they had the opportunity to practice their presentation skills delivering the information from their Powerpoints to the rest of the class. Some future teachers in the…
This term Prep 3 have spent their handicrafts sessions perfecting their cross stitch skills by making some hanging birds and Prep 4 have been very busy making Papier-mâché flowerpots which they have decorated most superbly. Well done everyone your skills really improved over our handicraft sessions during the first half of term !
This term the Prep Reception children have been developing their maths skills, including learning how to partition numbers up to 10 and how to create number bonds.
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF