On Wednesday, 14th June, the children in our gardening after school club all helped Mrs Porter construct our new school wormery! They have carefully built up the layers to enhance the habitat, and it now sits on display in our School Library area along with our new Stick insects, butterflies and ant house. The children […]
Quantum, Quebec and Edson have visited the hairdressers today!
First chick, quickly followed by two more,of the summer!
Fantastic learning resource now in place in Year 3/4 classroom! Put in place last night – many thanks to Julia and Martin Hoggard – and the Queen (long black abdomen and a large white dot on her – try and spot her!) will be laying up to 2000 eggs a day. The bees are British […]
A huge welcome to our new farm animals – three lovely Alpacas. By far the most popular thing with the children to arrive at school in the last year! We now have three young male Alpacas: Edson (Born June 2016, Fawn coloured), Quebec (Born June 2016, Black Male) and Quantum (Bay Black Male, born July […]
Very pleased to say our lovely Italian Honey Bees have not just survived the winter, but are thriving! They’ve been moved back today into the larger hive and we expect to split them into two hives if all goes well this summer. We should also, hopefully, have our Observation hive in place in school by […]
The first school lambs of 2017 – a Tup and a Gimmer! Well done Samuel (and George of course)!
Our ducks have started laying at last” ……or at least 1 has!
Wednesday Evenings are now very busy, and full of crafters! We are running a weekly craft club, and have been offering a range of different crafts to all age groups; so far, sewing and making lanterns/night lights. In the next few weeks, we hope to start making Xmas crafts and gifts. Many, […]
On Friday, 21st October, the whole school got to enjoy a Farm Day!! We had George Taylor pop by to check on the sheep, and give them a clip and a check-up. The children has some very interesting questions for him!! They then split into multi-age groups; to learn about sheep herding; milking and numeracy […]