Here’s Mudita packing up children’s school books and stationary. Several staff have been working hard to deliver the packs to families ready for the start of the Online Provision tomorrow. Thank you Mudita for coordinating the Main School teachers!
Class 5 and 6 have been studying Geometry and Botany; they’re off mushroom hunting and seaweed foraging tomorrow (Thurs 26th) around Newport. Fresh dulse soup will be on the menu with an open fire by the sea.
Class 3 & 4 have been re-potting the broad beans in the greenhouse using compost from the school’s own well-rotted compost heap. There’s plenty more beans too; some of which will chance the winter frosts outdoors for an early crop next year. Classes 1 & 2 and 3 & 4 are both growing winter potatoes […]
“The teaching of any subject, from science to history, can be enlivened and enhanced by incorporating art into the instruction.” Jack Petrash (2002) In Class 5 & 6 the children are learning about decimals. The image of a castle with different turrets has been useful in revising Place Value (units, tens, hundreds etc.). Here, the […]
Class 4 and 5 cleared a patch of brambles on Monday for their bug hotel and traps. Flattening the ground in preparation for the bug building – which can now be seen in situ. On Tuesday the bug traps were set. The anticipation was tangible. On Wednesday the bug traps were opened and the different […]