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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I was so excited to be able to see lots of the children (from a distance!) when dropping off their well-deserved surprise goodie bags this week. They have all been working so hard online that all the teachers wanted to give them a treat for half-term – WELL DONE EVERYONE!
I am so proud to announce that Thea – Prep 5, has won her category in the ISA South West Art Competition. This means that she has automatically qualified for the National Competition which takes place later this year. Theo, Prep 4, was runner up in the Key Stage 2 Drawing category and Scarlett, Prep…
This week nursery has spent time talking about emotions. We’ve thought about how we feel and what makes us feel that way. The children had some wonderful ideas about how to cheer ourselves up when we feel sad, such as: eat chocolate, go and watch the birds in our gardens or watch a film with…
Today Prep 5 & 6 have enjoyed a PSHE lessons based on Children’s mental health week. In the ‘draw your feelings’ activity the children drew the outline of a body and then decorated it with pictures, patterns and words to show how they were feeling. For the ‘Squiggle game’ the children drew random lines and…
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF