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.
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.
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.
Today we have been testing out our new interactive board during our maths lesson.
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.
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
Oil Slick Experiment
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.
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.
The children have made amazing progress during our 5 archery sessions. Olympics here we come!!!!
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.
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
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 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