Primary and Nursery School
Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon EX19 8LJ
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Otters class walked in the footsteps of James Ravilious to find spots he took photos of in Beaford and compare them to today.
Children have made very tasty samosas. They developed their own fillings and had lots of fun making and tasting them!
Children in Otters thoroughly enjoyed their visit to Meeth Reservoir to take part in various water sports including kayaking, raft building and paddle boarding. Thank you to Encompass Training who led this.
A polling station was set up to enable pupils to vote for the new School Council members.
Children in stay and play this week enjoyed a Teddy Bear's Picnic in the school grounds.
Stay and play is open to children not yet old enough to come to Nursery. From September sessions will be held on Wednesday from 9.00am - 10.30am (first session is on the 11th September). No need to book. There is a small suggested donation of £1 per family to cover snacks.
Hedgehogs class visited GTS to take part in a Summer Sports Festival with children from across the learning community.
The whole school enjoyed a visit to The Eden Project to support learning around this terms theme of 'Around The World in 80 Days'.
Thank you to everyone who came along to sports day last week to support the children. Despite the weather, the children enjoyed the day and the opportunity to showcase their sporting prowess. The summer fayre was also a great success raising a fantastic £553. This was made possible by parent donations and the hard work of the PTA, to whom we also offer our thanks.
Year 5 & 6 took part in a morning of orienteering at Great Potheridge House in Merton. Thank you to Encompass training for providing this.
Children have enjoyed activities in the church to explore the meaning of Pentacost.
Across the school children have been focusing on different textile techniques. Thank you to Jane Moore who spent a day assembling the children's pieces which will be made into a wall hanging.
Hedgehogs have been using their geography field skills to identify human and physical features in Beaford village.
Owls: Learn the song words ready for the Christmas presentation.
Otters: Find out 8 fascinating facts about arctic wolves.
Hedgehogs: Play a game of 'hoses and ladders' from our Fire Service visit with someone at home.
Ladybirds: Tricky words – she, he, be, me, we. Letter sounds – ai, oo, ee.