Class 3 French morning

Bonjour! On Thursday morning class 3’s language leaders organised a French themed morning. We kicked off the day tasting some typical French delicacies before having a little dance to some French music. We then learnt about the game ‘Escargot’ a typical game played within primary schools in France. Finally, we had a competition to see…

Class 1 and 2 trip to Yanwath Primary School

The children visited Yanwath Primary School on Monday 5th July. As our children have missed out on lots of trips and visits during the pandemic, we are delighted that we have been invited to Yanwath School for an outdoor activity day for our Year 1 and 2 children. This day will consist of activities such…

Sound Walk

Today class 3 went for a walk around the village. With the help of Dan we listened to and recorded lots of different sounds from the walk. Through headphones and with the help of specialist microphones we could hear sounds we wouldn’t normally be able to, for example sounds under the water in the river.…

Class 1 and 2 – Transport

Class 1 and 2 are learning about transport. They all enjoyed a walk to see the old trains that belong to Freddie’s grandad. Thank you Claire and Freddie for taking us. They saw a Fruit ‘D’ Van  used in the 1950 – 1960’s these were used to transport fruit, a  class 20 diesel locomotive used…

Friends together Tebay and Orton

The children were invited by Families Together Tebay and Orton to grow some seeds in school. The plants that grew were then planted into the planter opposite the Cross Keys with help from Mr and Mrs Jenkin and Mrs Huddleston and Joy. There are 6 planters around the village, all with the same message ‘New…

Gardening in Class 1

Class 1  have been busy gardening. We planted the rest of our potatoes. We watered the plants we have grown from seed. All the dead heads have been snipped off the daffodils. We planted some summer bulbs for the church to plant around the village

French Language Leaders

On Tuesday afternoon our newly appointed French language leaders had an online meeting with other language leaders from primary schools within Cumbria Education Trust. The children did an excellent job of representing the quality of foreign language education within our school. Within the meeting the language leaders discussed a range of exciting upcoming opportunities. Watch…