Class 2 

 

MacMillan Coffee Afternoon

Thank you to everyone who came to our coffee afternoon. It was great to have so many people attend. We raised a fantastic £167.

Paper Making

Thank you to Elizabeth for coming into school today to show us how to make paper. The children loved experimenting making different pulps and testing out different ideas. 

Dino Park

Raaaaahh! Today we visited the Dino Park, Dumfries. The children had a great time learning about the different types of dinosaurs and exploring the different periods. 

Interactive Maths

Today we have been testing out our new interactive board during our maths lesson.

Archaeological Dig

Today we started our new topic 'Ancient Egypt'. The children became archaeologist for the day trying to discover if artifacts were from the Ancient Egyptian period or from others.

Library Bus Visit

We had a lovely visit from the library van today. The children enjoyed listening to some great stories and choosing some books to take back into school to enjoy.

Kayaking on Ullswater

We have had another amazing day at Glenridding Sailing Center. Today we have been canoeing, kayaking and cliff jumping.

Canoeing on Ullswater

WW2 Rationing Baking

Today we baked a cake following a rationed recipe from WW2. Some of the children actually preferred that rationed cake.

Electricity Workshop

Thank you to Bright Sparks for our electricity session today. The children had a great time and have learnt so much. They managed to build their own set of traffic lights with an added horn effect.

Open Water Swimming

Today our Year 6 pupils took part in a Water Wise open water safety session. Windermere was incredibly cold but the children loved it!

SAM Labs - A Lighthouse

Sailing on Ullswater

WW2 - Brougham Hall

SAM Labs

Centre Parcs

Appleby Sports

Oil Slick Experiment

Fencing

Forest Schools

Planetarium

London

We had an amazing day in London, visiting the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, Downing St, Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace and travelling on the underground. Many new experiences for the children and many memories to treasure forever. 

Sausage Making

Yesterday Dave and Claire from the Westmorland Services came to teach the children how to make sausages. The children had a great time getting involved and particularly enjoyed eating them today.

Archery

The children have made amazing progress during our 5 archery sessions. Olympics here we come!!!!

Forest Schools

Thank you to Learning through Landscapes for awarding our amazing school a ‘Local Schools Nature Grant’. The children are very excited to get outdoors and try out all of our new forest schools equipment. 

Manchester

At the beginning of the year the children told me that they would really like to go to a theatre. So today we got on the train and went to Manchester. We had a very busy day playing crazy golf, visiting the cenotaph, exploring the John Roland’s library, visiting the Christmas’s markets and finally the palace theatre to watch Matilda the musical. The children had an amazing day and loved the theatre

Gardening

Today Ina taught the children how to plant bulbs. The children are looking forward to seeing the flowers in full bloom in the spring. Whilst there they also helped with some other jobs in the garden.

Firework Safety Talk

Today PCSO Karen Dakin came to talk to the children about bonfire and firework safety.

Autumn Art

Autumn Community Lunch

Operation Christmas Child

Today we join other members of the community to help pack shoe boxes, as part of Operation Christmas Child. Thanks to all the parents and children who brought gifts to fill the boxes.

Channel 5 News

No7 Football Coaching

Westmorland Show 2018