Mrs Ruffell

The Christmas Story by Year 2

  Classes 5 and 6 have been very busy over the past few weeks rehearsing for their Christmas performance. All children, from both classes,  have been working very hard to recite  words, learn many new songs and getting to  know when they are required on stage. Well done

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Mrs Ruffell

Year 2 enjoy a visit from the Cat’s Protection League

As part of their science topic ‘Animals including Humans’, the children in Year 2 had an exciting visit today from the Cat’s Protection League. The children heard all about the hard and caring work the volunteers do to help lost and stray cats and were then informed how

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Mrs Ruffell

Class 6 get creative

As part of their English and art lessons,  Class 6 have been listening to the story ‘The Adventures of Egg Box Dragon’, written by Richard Adams. The children enjoyed listening to how the character, Emma, made her own dragon out of an egg box and then acknowledging the

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Mrs Ruffell

Mother Nature

As part of their art topic ‘Mother Nature’, Class 6 ventured out into Tehidy woods to explore signs of nature and Autumn. The children had a great day observing the many trees and shrubs and then squelching down the  muddy paths to interact with the many squirrels and

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Mrs Ruffell

Year 2 enjoy their visit to Hayle Pilot Gig Club

This term Year 2 have been learning all about the champion rower  Ann Glanville. Ann was born in Saltash and was married to John Glanville, who worked as a waterman – someone who rowed people and cargo across the River Tamar. Together they had 14 children and when John

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Mr Woolcock

Music in the Marquee 2019 – The Movie!

This year we had our fifth Music in the Marquee concert here at Penpol School, this year featuring the amazing Leanne Kyte as The Ariana Grande Experience.  As is fast becoming a tradition, we’ve made a very special short film of the evening to bring back all of

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Mrs Ruffell

Class 6 will not be beaten by the weather!

Despite the awful weather conditions, Class 6 had an enjoyable day out at Trevaskis Farm. During their visit the children heard interesting facts about a range of fruit and vegetables and then went to meet some of the animals, who were brave enough to venture out in the

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Mrs Ruffell

Class 6 have been creating natural sculptures

As part of their art topic ‘Sculpture’  Class 6 had a busy afternoon up in the wildlife area creating sculptures from natural materials. The children enjoyed working together to  select sticks, stones, flowers and leaves to create their own designs.

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Mr Woolcock

Announcing Music in the Marquee 2019

The last four years have seen sell out performances at our annual Music In The Marquee concerts from Little Chix, Yellow and last year’s return performer Bradley Johnson. I’m delighted to say that this summer we will be hosting our fifth concert in the marquee, on Saturday 20th

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Mrs Ruffell

Class 6 travel back in time

  Class 6 travelled back in time last week when they visited  The National  Maritime Museum in Falmouth, to hear all about the Titanic and how she met her fate by striking an iceberg. The children enjoyed meeting the Captain Edward John Smith, dressing up as survivors, making their

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Mrs Ruffell

Egg Box Dragon appears on National TV

Today, Egg Box Dragon made  an appearance on day time TV to enable everyone to become aware of how and why he was becoming such a  famous character. During the interviews, Egg Box Dragon gave details of  some of the things that he has found and also gave

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Mrs Ruffell

The Sinking of the Titanic

  During this terms History lessons, Class 6 have been busy learning all about the sinking of the Titanic. Whilst learning about this famous ship, the children  have  also been able to incorporate  DT into their learning  by creating their own moving picture that displays the Titanic colliding

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