Mrs Ruffell

Year 2 celebrate the Christmas story in style

Classes and 5 and 6 took to the stage on 5th December to retell the traditional nativity story and there wasn’t a dry eye in the house. The children from both classes, worked extremely hard to learn the words to many songs and readings and also to know when they

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Mr Doyle

Penpol Stars of the Week – 20th January 2017

Overall Infant Star of the Week Class 5 – Tilly Tilly has been chosen because she is always incredibly well behaved and hard working. In fact she is also a fantastic pupil who always trying her best in every subject. She listens well and will always join in

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Mr Woolcock

KS1 begin their Coding Challenge

This week Year 1 and Year 2 have all begun their adventure into the world of coding, using some fantastic online resources and lots of brain cells.  This marks the start of their journey into understanding how computers work, designing programs to run on them and developing a

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Mrs Ruffell

Class 6 Have Special Visitors

To coincide with this terms science lesson, ‘Animal including Humans’ Class 6 had some very special visitors into their class room. Mark’s Ark came into their class and brought with him a selection of very interesting animals. Through this visit the children learnt how animals use their senses

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Mr Doyle

Sewing Club

Every Monday after school this term, some of the Year 1 and 2 children have been learning how to sew with Miss Simpson. They have learnt how to thread needles and tie knots. They have also looked at weaving and how to use different types of stitches. It’s

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Mrs Daniel

Class 5 Explore Materials Through Wicker Work

In connection with our science topic on ‘Materials’, Class 5 was really lucky to have a visit from Jazmin’s aunty Caroline. Caroline is very creative and she makes absolutely marvellous wicker pieces, from baskets to lobster pots. During her visit she brought in examples of her craft and even

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Mrs Daniel

Class 5 visit the Maritime Museum in Falmouth

In connection with our history topic on the Titanic, Class 5 visited the Maritime Museum in Falmouth to participate in a “Wreck and Rescue” workshop and a model boat making session. We learnt all about Henry Trengrouse, a Helston man, who back in 1807 witnessed the ship wreck of

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Mr Doyle

Amazing homework from Class 5 & 6!

In connection with our Science and Geography topics this term, the children in Year 2 were given some suggestions on what they could do for optional homework. These ideas included: Making dinner for the family at home. Making an igloo. Making a Christmas table decoration Dinner for the

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Mrs Daniel

Autumn art in Tehidy Woods

On the 9th November Class 5 visited Tehidy woods to do some sketching and to collect autumn leaves as part of their curriculum artwork. The children worked very hard and drew some stunning pictures of the trees around the woods. They then collected various kinds of leaves with wonderful

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Mr Doyle

Class 6 have been creative with Tie-Dye

  During the art lessons, Class 6 have been looking at work produced by Artist William Morris and discussing the many patterns that he has created through ‘Mother Nature’. The children enjoyed experimenting with blackberry juice and seeing how it can be used to stain plain materials. The

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Mr Doyle

Making a healthy sandwich!

As part or their science topic this term, Class 5 were learning all about healthy eating and the meaning of a balanced diet. The children brought in the ingredients of their choice to make a healthy sandwich and they were delicious!

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