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    Raft Building ‘Raft building was very fun, we built them in our groups out of wooden poles and barrels. Our feet got very wet as, when we launched our rafts, we had to drag our feet in the water!’ Ciara   ‘Groups 1,2,3 and 4 did raft building on the last day! It...
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The Year 6 Staycationers (aka SE Dons) Wow, what a week we have had! It has been action packed with lots of fun, laughter and loads of different activities. Whilst the rest of year 6 have been in Devon, we have been on a trip to the woods, built dens, played at the park, painted...
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Our final full day and another very lucky weather forecast! The sun came out at points and kept us relatively warm for the many wet activities that took place.   All groups rotated between caving, rock climbing, a long walk and kayaking/canoeing. The children were either filthy or very wet… the biggest challenge was getting...
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YEAR 3 ANCIENT EGYPTIAN DAY   On Thursday 4th April, we turned back time and transported ourselves to the Ancient Egyptian era. As well as experiencing what life was like in Egypt during the 14th Century BC, the children were able to make their own artefacts including: clay charms and canopic jars, embalming ointments, hieroglyphics...
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Today has flown by with the children taking part in a range of different activities. High ropes: High ropes again today was a challenge for many of the children. It was really great to see how they pushed themselves, and each other, to go further than they thought possible. For those without fear, they have...
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Today the children split into groups for their activities, these were either walking and rock climbing or raft building and high ropes. Raft building and high ropes: Raft building provided ample opportunity for team work and learning knots and both groups were brilliant. The session culminated in a very exciting race between the two teams....
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After a bright and early start to the morning, we had a long but clear journey down to Devon. The children were greeted with lunch before heading out on their first activity – ranging from low ropes and team building challenges, to throwing themselves, quite literally, into the lake. The children then found their rooms...
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Year 6 had a fantastic day at The Chiltern Open Air Museum, experiencing life as an evacuee. They were all sent to visit Mr Tom and Mrs Brant to find out what life was like, and how they would have helped with all the chores, such as: washing and drying the clothes; polishing brass until...
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Year 3 Visit to Chiltern Open Air Museum   Last Thursday, Year 3 visited Chiltern Open Air Museum to experience life in the Stone Age as well as an archaeological dig workshop. We didn’t let the miserable weather stop us from enjoying every minute, and making the most of all the activities on offer. An...
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