Session 2 This week, we focused on developing listening skills (including how we demonstrate this using our body language) and made a 'toolkit bag' using natural materials - such as willow needles, various plants and leaves. We took a 'silent walk' around the meadow, learning more about edible and non-edible plants. The children worked carefully [...]
Emotional Resilience Coaching: Session 1 Children from across Devon joined us today for our first outdoor session, designed to build emotional resilience. We all had fun learning new skills, (such as using a bow saw to cut rounds of wood), toasting marshmallows over our campfire, exploring our stream and mud-kitchen, learning about which plants [...]
RE: FREE SCHOOL MEALS / IN YEAR ADMISSIONSWe are now able to offer Free School Meals to our pre-school children. This can be actioned via the Citizens Portal run by Devon County Council. We would ask that all parents register and apply without delay to receive an instant decision.Once registered The Citizens Portal can be found athttps://oneonline.devon.gov.uk/CCSCitizenPortal_LIVE/Account/Login The [...]
Grant pays for playground make-over! We are pleased to announce the completion of our new wooden shelter, which was installed over summer. This was funded by a grant obtained by the ever hard-working Ms. Russell, and is a welcome addition to our playground. An additional grant of £2000 has been awarded to us by Tesco, [...]
Bubble Rush 5K Run On Saturday 9th September, Olivia Wilk and her mum took part in the Bubble Rush - a 5k family fun run with a difference – thousands of multi-coloured bubbles! They are trying to raise as much money as they can for Rowcroft Hospice. It's not too late to donate, so if you [...]
World Book Day We had fabulous fun on World Book Day! The children came dressed in great costumes and we all thoroughly enjoyed the day. Have a look at our photos that show the children enjoying a 'Rush and Read' session!
World Book Day Redwoods enjoying a captivating 'rush to read' session on World Book Day 2017 with Miss Eeles. You rocked today Redwoods - your costumes were amazing. Keep up the reading! :-)
Roman Mosaics As part of the our Roman Topic, the children made some beautiful mosaic tiles. The children were given some plywood and had to design and cut all the tiles for their pattern. Then they had to glue and grout the tiles in place. They look superb!
Father Christmas Goes on Holiday For our Christmas Production 2016, the children performed 'Father Christmas Goes on Holiday!' All of the children worked so hard learning lines and making costumes. They delivered a fantastic performance which we hope you all enjoyed! Thank you to all those who came to support us, and to the teachers [...]