Today we visited Geevor Tin Mine followed by an afternoon on the beach at Porthminster and then, after the most delicious cheeseburgers, we set off to Seal Island on a mini flotilla of ships! Unfortunately one boat had broken down so my group had to make do with a speedboat ride on the Blue Thunder more »
St Ives was splendid in the sunshine today and we’ve have had an awesome day of adventures. Paradise Park exceeded all our expectations and we crammed a much as we could into our few hours there – penguins, parakeets, pygmy goats and pandas (red ones) to name a few of the animals we’ve seen today. more »
Year 5 have just settled down to bed after an action packed day of arty adventures. After a long coach journey we enjoyed our lunch at the hostel and then set off to Barbara Hepworth Museum and the Tate. Both places were incredibly beautiful in the Cornish sun. The children enjoyed getting their bunks ready more »
What a treat! Snow at Leeson House! Luckily we studied animal footprints last night so we could easily spot the deer, fox and badger tracks in the snow this morning. We thoroughly enjoyed our snowball fights and we did in fact, build a snowman. To finish off an amazing trip, we had a chilly walk more »
What a treat! An opportunity to design and create our own souvenir T-Shirt from Leeson House, 2019! Completed in between purchases from the extensive gift shop and fun times catching up with friends in our bedrooms, what a busy day!
Another fantastic day in the world of adventure at Leeson House! What a resilient bunch we are, it was very cold at Corfe Castle but everybody enjoyed themselves and learnt something new without complaining about chilly fingers and toes. We heard about murder, cannibalism and betrayal – all in one building! We explored the grounds more »
Year 4 are having a great time at Leeson House. The camera never lies!
We had a brilliant day out in Bath yesterday. It was worth the very early start. David Walliams was very funny and entertaining for both children and adults as he talked about being a children’s author for 10 years. He read a story about Windy Mindy from his book The World’s Worst Children and also more »
The children in year 6 were evacuated today! Dressed in authentic looking costumes (the accompanying adults which included Mrs Randall and Mrs Polkinhorne were also dressed in 1940’s attire) they were sent to their new homes for the duration of World War Two. Some were anxious as they were unsure if they would ever see more »
Wow Team Reception! We have well and truly been immersed into the sea life of a Pirate today! We have explored a Pirate’s possessions, investigated treasures from around the world, been on a treasure hunt through a ship, hoisted sails, hauled anchors, climbed rigging, steered ships, survived a storm on board and worked really well more »