World War 1 Remembrance

Last week all the children had the opportunity to learn about the Great War. Year 5/6 researched the events leading up to the break of war and then used the information to reproduce newspapers of the time.                      Year 3/4 discovered that there is a statue […]

Day 4 Durlston Country Park and Corfe Castle

Wow! What a glorious day, sunshine all day! After a drive through Swanage we arrived at Durlsden. The rangers talked to us all about Purbeck Limestone and how the cliffs and bays had been formed millions of years ago. Did you know that we were once joined to the Isle of Wight by a ridge […]

Day 3 at Bournemouth – Monkey world and Disco

What an amazing day and we can’t believe how lucky we were with the weather!! This morning when we woke up the weather was not looking too great but that wasn’t going to get us down as we were going to Monkey World. When we arrived there was lots of ‘oooos’ and ‘arrrrrrrs’ from everyone. […]

Day 2 Tuesday Brownsea Island and The Oceanarium

We have been so lucky with the weather, dry all day and now sunny! Not so sure about tomorrow though! The day has been great, so far. Within 20 minutes of landing on Brownsea Island we all saw a red squirrel and then more- I didn’t see 1 last year! We then had a nature […]

Bournemouth Day 1

What a great start to our residential!! It was so lovely to see everybody turn up in their bright blue hoodies this morning. Everybody was excited and raring to go! As soon as we arrived at Beaulieu we were whisked away to learn about land speed records. We then went to the motor museum and […]