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Butterflies


St. Piran have butterflies! Our caterpillars have now burst out of their chrysalises and are full grown adults. We have given them a plate of fruit to eat until they are released.
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Chartwells’ Roadshow


On Thursday we had a visit from Chef Dan and his team from Chartwells. They led a cooking inspired assembly all about healthy eating. Azia made a smoothie on a blender-bike using a range of different...
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Caterpillar life cycle


St. Piran have been studying the changes that caterpillars go through in their lives. We had a small pot arrive in the post containing five tiny caterpillars. We looked at them careful and have...
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Creation


Welcome back to a new and exciting year at St. Johns. Our new RE topic is Creation. The Catechism reminds us that the world was created for the glory of God. He is the master of His plan but to carry...
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Treasures


We have recently been thinking about the treasures in our lives. We made treasure chests and put the treasures of our lives inside them. Later this week we will learn about the treasures which God...
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Which car goes the furthest?


Our target this week has been measuring. Today we measured the distance that toy cars could travel in meters and centimeters. When we had collected the data we made a bar graph to compare the lengths...
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Pentecost and Mission


Our new RE topic is Pentecost and Mission The Church was founded by the words and actions of Jesus Christ and fulfilled by his redeeming death and resurrection. The Church has been shown as the...
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Our Exciting Morning!


After a busy morning of SATs, we had a visit from a 100 year old steam engine. We asked questions about how the engine worked and Mr Jones told us about the jobs that steam engines do. The coal that...
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Feadon Farm Visit


We had an amazing time at Feadon Farmon Wednesday. We walked in the woods and we told Gary all the facts we had learnt about nocturnal animals. Gary listened for and named all the common birds we...
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A Marvelous Mass


Thank you to all those who joined us in celebrating mass in church on Wednesday. The service was lead by Year Two who read beautifully. The behavior of the children was thoughtful and respectful. It...
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