Primary and Nursery School
Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon EX19 8LJ
8:00 am - 9:00 am
8:30 am - 10:30 am @ The Globe Inn
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 am
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ The Globe
For the latest photographs please look at our Picture Gallery page.
We started making poppies for our community artwork to commemorate the Centenary of WW1.
Children in Hedgehogs have been drawing castles using pen and water wash techniques.
Children enjoyed a medieval day which included a special banquet, medieval games and dancing, jewellery making and a talk about falconry.
Owls have been creating dragon eyes out of clay.
Children have been enjoying activities this week linked to the new learning theme 'Dragons and Knights'.
Congratulations to children in Hedgehogs class who had the highest class attendance of 98.4%. The schools overall attendance this year was 97.6%. Well done to the 18 children who received a certificate for 100% this year and the 27 children who had over 98%.
This week we received our Heritage Schools Award from Historic England. This is for the learning children have been doing this term in partnership with Historic England about the history of Beaford.
Well done to everyone who had a go at the ‘Marble Run’ challenge. We have enjoyed watching the videos and trying out the runs brought in.
Our gardens are looking fabulous. We have had our first crop of beans and lettuce which have been served up for school dinners.
Ladybirds and Hedgehogs enjoyed visiting Beaford Church this week.
Owls: Complete a book review. Research information about Komodo dragons and create a fact file.
Otters: Complete 2 book reviews in your home learning book. Find out about George and the Dragon. Choose how to present what you find out.
Hedgehogs: Year 1 sounds - dolphin, phonics, trophy, typhoon. Year 2 – practise your times tables ready for after half term and lots of reading please.
Reception: No new sounds this week. Tricky words: the, go, no, I