We had an exciting day on Friday at Portland Museum. The children learnt about Smuggling, Shipwrecks and lots of interesting artifacts. We walked down past the ruined castle to the Pirates Graveyard where the children spotted the skull and crossbones on a tomb. Was this the grave of Captain Blackbeard? Many thanks to Elizabeth and more »
I don’t like cricket…I LOVE IT! Today, a group of children from years 2 and 3 participated in a cricket festival at Redlands. The festival involved developing the children’s’ knowledge of the game through a wide range of fielding, batting and bowling activities. Despite a small bit of rain, we did not let that damper more »
Well done to all our pupils, parents, teachers, friends and relatives who came along to Skip To Be Fit this morning on the lower playground. A beautiful morning and a fantastic start to our day. A special thanks to Mr Beckingham for compering the music on his last Skip To Be Fit session, cracking tunes more »
What a treat in Year 4 today – a visit from the High Fashion models of the Tudor Catwalk! An excellent opportunity to see the detail, design and dedication to quality in Tudor clothing and add some more facts to our Tudor Fact Books.
The Invisible Boy In Year 3, we love to share books that we like and discuss the plot, characters and what we think will happen next. We call this ‘Book Talk’ where children are able to share their opinion and are introduced to the magic of some seriously stupendous stories! Today, we looked at a more »
You know the story of Jack and the beanstalk ? That’s right, the story of a boy called Jack who sells his cow to an old man he meets on his way to market. In exchange he receives some ‘magic’ beans. His Mum is furious with Jack, throws the beans out into the garden compost more »
Year 5 went to Bincombe Valley Primary School today for the second day of our Art Of Brilliance project. Last week we learned about how and why we should choose to be positive and about the importance of taking personal responsibility for your own wellbeing and happiness. This morning we began to understand the impact more »
Year 2 have been learning about healthy eating and we made fruit pizzas and fruit kebabs.
What a great afternoon we’ve had at Budmouth netball courts for the small schools netball rally. There were seven teams in our group (we were two of them) and it started with our Southill 1 (blue team) and Southill 2 (red team) playing each other, which gave us an opportunity for a warm-up – but more »
Would you believe it ! We arrived at school today only to find that the ‘book thief’ (from The Detective Dog maybe?) had been into our classroom and removed? stolen? taken? borrowed? all of our books from the book corner. Aaaaagggggghhhhhhh! Luckily, he or she had left us some clues to find some of the more »