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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Mr Woolcock

Reuben & Connor: Computing Stars of the Week

Key Stage 1: Reuben (Class 6) Reuben is incredibly interested in everything to do with technology, from creating code to finding facts online, Reuben is the person to ask if ever you need help.  Last week he explained, flawlessly, exactly what the internet is and how it works. 

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Mr Woolcock

Year 2 Program and Build Their Own Race Cars!

This week Classes 5 and 6 have been exploring the possibilities of building and controlling their own Lego creations with our new Lego WeDo 2.0 robotic packs. For their first session with this new technology the classes were challenged to build their own race cars, write the appropriate code

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Mr Woolcock

Icarus & Harry: Computing Stars of the Week

This half term we are launching our new award for excellence in Computing!  The winners of this hotly-contested award will get their own unique, 3D-Printed Computing Star medal to keep forever. Our first winners are… Key Stage 1 – Icarus (Class 5) Icarus wins the first Star of the Week award

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Mr Doyle

Penpol Stars of the Week – 27th January 2017

Overall Infant Star of the Week Class 6 – Corran Corran has been chosen because he always demonstrates a positive attitude towards his learning and never gives up trying. Corran has been working extremely hard in all areas of the curriculum and has recently demonstrated, through perseverance that

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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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