Mr Doyle

Perfect Pancakes in Reception

Class 1 and 2 had a great time celebrating Shrove Tuesday. The children learnt all about why we traditionally eat pancakes before the start of lent and how it relates to the Christian religion. We have pancake day so we can use up all the things in our

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Mr Doyle

Reception Go Wild!

Both Reception classes were lucky enough to have a hands on experience with some of dinosaur’s closest relatives. Marks Ark came in and taught the children all about fossils, dinosaurs and how there are still some animals alive today that were around back then. Fossils are animals that

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Mr Doyle

Lylie’s Amazing Half Term Diary!

During the half term break Lylie created an amazing diary all about the exciting events she got up to with her family during the week. In her diary, Lylie wrote all about the delicious cupcakes she made with her sister Gracey Grace, using chocolate chips and chocolate icing. She

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Mr Doyle

Penpol Stars of the Week – 3rd February 2017

Overall Infant Star of the Week Class 1 – Caitlyn Caitlyn has been a super star this week. She has been trying really hard especially with her reading. Her sister Tilly has also been really supportive and has helped Caitlyn with her reading at home. Caitlyn is trying

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Mr Doyle

Class 1 Create Their Own Class Book

  Class 1 children have had a great time writing their own class book. They have remade their own version of the classic Dear Zoo and have thought up some interesting and imaginative ideas. The children thought of an animal and came up with some fabulous descriptive words

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Mr Doyle

We love Phonics in Reception!

Both Reception classes have really been concentrating on their phonic sounds this term. Each day we practise our phonics, learning new sounds and consolidating our previous sounds. We have been working on recognising the sounds that each individual letters makes and the children have worked really hard at this.

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Mr Doyle

Penpol Stars of the Week – 2nd December 2016

Over-all Infant Star of the Week  Class 1 – Miles Miles has been chosen as the Infant Star of the Week because he has done fantastically well this week in lots of different areas. To begin with, I am delighted with his wonderful writing. His letter formation has improved

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Mr Doyle

Amazing homework from Class 2

Ada has been really busy at home creating lots of wonderful pictures. Working with her parents, she has drawn and painted a stunning picture of St Ives. Ada was also able to talk about the basking shark that was hiding in the sea. Following on from Class 2’s

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Mr Doyle

Penpol Stars of the Week – 25th November 2016

Over-all Junior Star of the Week Class 13 – Katie Katie constantly perseveres with her own learning. She has made her own times table booklet at home to help her with her studies. She has a great attitude, strives to improve her learning at all times and never

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Miss Aspden

The Mosquitoes Rock Reception

The Mosquitoes rocked the reception classes this week with their much anticipated concert. Taking timeout from their busy tour schedule, Paul, Neil, Geoff, Billy and front man Graeme (Sabina from Class 1’s dad) brought the classroom down with their fabulous mix of South American rock with a hint

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Mr Doyle

Autumn fun in Reception

The reception children have been learning all about the different seasons this half term. They had a great time collecting Autumn leaves from all around the school. They made some super hedgehog pictures with the spiky leaves they foraged for. “We made hedgehogs with leaves because in Autumn

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Mr Doyle

Kite surfing with Charlie and Alex

Charlie from Reception invited his dad Alex to come and talk to Class 1 about his favourite sport kite surfing. During his visit, Alex showed the children all the equipment he needed to use to go kite surfing. He then showed the class amazing pictures of kite surfers

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