A fabulous introduction to the brass family instruments then hands on learning, first with the mouth pieces, then assembling the pbones and having a go! The children are looking forward to the music lessons ahead....
Class 1 children settling in so well to school life at Landscove…..happy school days ahead!
The Archdeacon of Totnes presented our certificate to three members of the children's Ethos Committee during our Open Book collective worship this morning (hence Ruby in her costume!)
There was a sea of red, white and blue as children qued for their croissants for our Big Brekkie charity fundraising for Christian Aid Week. A fantastic £60 was raised to help support the building of homes that are strong enough to withstand storms in places such as Haiti. Thank you for your support!
Thanks to all the parents who have donated plants and shrubs for the flower beds at school. Class three really got stuck into some planting and weeding today! It is great that the grounds are looking nice and the children have a real sense of ownership and responsibility for their school environment.
Our efforts for Sport Relief saw the whole school participating in a fun run around the village this morning, the sun shone and the children ran with energy and enthusiasm! Lovely to see them challenging themselves, supporting each other and having fun! This was followed by a fantastic presentation from the School Council on the [...]
The children had an exciting day of exploration and discovery with Space-themed activities across the school. They ventured into the Space Odyssey dome for a planetarium experience and got super sticky making galaxy slime! They became rocket scientists investigating how fuel and temperature affect self-propelling bottle rockets and they created and tested protective landing packaging for Egg-nauts. [...]
Our traditional pre Mothering Sunday celebration took place on Friday in St Matthew's Church, where children shared pictures and thoughts about their Mums and sang songs, all interwoven by the story 'When Mum Turned into a Monster!' This was narrated fantastically by Rosie and performed brilliantly by Ben, Sunnie and Megan (who turned into a [...]
On 22nd February, the first Link Academy Writers' Day was held at Landscove Schoolhouse. Children from the Totnes and Newton & Teign hubs came together with the sole aim of immersing themselves in writing for the day. After a chance to get to know each other with a fun ice-breaker, we all went off for [...]