Monthly Archive: February 2016

Visit from our Gambian School

Last week we were very excited to meet Mistress Jobe, the head teacher of Bakoteh Proper Lower Basic School in Gambia. Through the Connecting Classrooms Programme Henry Fawcett is twinned with her school and she observed many lessons linked to sustainability, a main focus of the exchange visits. At the whole school assembly, where Mistress …

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Cookery Week

All next week (Feb 8 – 12) is Cookery Week and all the children will be learning new skills and have the experience of using our child size kitchen. Among the food the children will be making there will be bread, pizzas and muesli and they will use their literacy and maths skills to write …

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Mathletics

Congratulations to those children who made 1000 points in a week on Mathletics. Many children have earned a Bronze certificate, and most importantly they improve their mathematical skills and a few have pushed themselves further and achieved a Silver certificate. Each time the children earn a bronze certificate they have a chance of becoming ‘Mathlete …

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