Category Archives: St Francis


Pen licence


Today, Jacob and Daniel joined our band of children who write in pen. This means…. WE HAVE NOW ALL EARNED OUR PEN LICENCE! All Y3 staff are so proud of our writers, and Mr Moran is excited for September, when Y3 become Y4. Well done all of Y3 writers, especially Jacob and Daniel today.

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The adventures of the school owl


I took School Owl home with me for the weekend. School Owl slept in my bed on Friday night. On Saturday, School Owl came with me and my dad to the barbers. I got my hair cut and so did dad. In the afternoon, we walked through St. Illogan churchyard and into Manningham Woods where […]

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Year 3 & 4 Football Tournament


On Monday the 11th May, children from years 3 and 4 represented St. John’s at a football tournament organised by CSIA. The children won some convincing matches and played extremely well, especially for our first tournament. Thanks to the adults who helped drive us there and to Miss Wilson for helping supervise. (We took it […]

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Boudicca


In 60 AD the Iceni King Prasutagus was king and left half of his property when he died it to the Romans and half to his wife, Queen Boudicca. However, the Romans decided they could take all of Prasutaguss’ land. But Boudicca WAS NOT happy and got lots of warriors to destroy the Romans. They defeated the […]

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Weekend visitors


This weekend, Liam and Bailey are taking the owl and mouse home. We can’t wait to hear what they get up to next week!

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Queen Boudicca


Boudicca was the queen of the Celts   Boudicca was a strong little girl and was very adventurous.When Boudicca was a woman, she married the most important man in her tribe. Her tribe was called the Icini tribe. The man who she married was called King Prasutagus. Boudicca also had two daughters. A few years […]

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The Romans have arrived in Camborne


Thursday 14th May, a Roman soldier came to our Celtic Briton settlement. We were quite happy living as Celtic Britons in our tribe with our tribe leader. The Roman soldier gave us 3 choice: we could accept the Roman invasion, and the benefits the Romans would bring to our civilisation… however, we would have to […]

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St John’s Fabulous Football Stars!


On Monday 9 of us from year 3 and 4 went to Camborne School to play in a football Tournament.We played 9 games against different schools. We won 5 games,drew 1 and lost 3 games.Overall we came 3rd!   In one game,I scored 2 goals in another few games I was in goal.   I […]

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Queen Boudicca fights back


Why did Queen Boudicca fight the Romans? Why were the Romans in Britain? Why are the Icini tribe no longer? Who won? If you want to find out more, come to Y3 and ask us. In the meantime, can you spot a Roman or 2 in these pictures? I wonder which of these warriors might […]

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The Gruffalo


The Gruffalo might have left our library, but he is not far away. Friday 29th May, he will be at Falmouth Bookseller from 11-2. This event will include: Dressing up competition Storytelling Colouring competition If you would like to find out more use this link Gruffalo at Falmouth Bookseller

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