Monthly Archives: May 2011

Charity Day

Today Was Charity Day. Millie Gillard Reports: In this years charity day, we were raising money for the Rosemary Foundation. Together in groups, Year 6 made stalls that the rest of the school would spend their money on this morning. The pictures … Continue reading

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Health Week: Solar Ovens

As part of Health Week, today we made our own solar ovens. These are common in other parts of the world, especially places where there might not be much fuel available. Using either a pizza box or a shoe box … Continue reading

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Cricket: Session 2

Our second session with Hampshire coach, Charlie, was a lot of fun. We focused on bowling in this session and Charlie taught them the correct bowling technique before we played small sided games.

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Cooking with Mrs Smith

Today the children made spicy Tanzanian banana muffins with Mrs Smith as class AS got a headstart on health week over the rest of the school. The photos show that the children really enjoyed their work. The recipe is also … Continue reading

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Alternative Cinderella: Kate’s Story

Kate’s story is also from the point of view of Anastasia and is written in a lovely conversational style. THE TRUE STORY! This is my story about the newest member of our family, Cinderella. She isn’t just new, she is … Continue reading

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Alternative Cinderella: Phoebe’s story

Phoebe’s story is one of the funniest I have ever read. It’s written from the point of view of Anastasia, Cinderella’s step – sister. It also makes you feel pangs of sympathy for her and has a ending that makes … Continue reading

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