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Spiders’ trip to Bristol Science Museum

Children in years 5 and 6 had a fantastic time at 'We the Curious' in Bristol. They had a 3D planetarium show, a fossil workshop and got the chance to get their hands on a host of scientific wonders. Thank you to Mrs Lewsey for organising such a wonderful trip and to FOSS for their [...]

By | December 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Spiders’ trip to Bristol Science Museum

Whole School Walk

On Tuesday 18th July, the whole school went on a walk.  This was originally planned as part of our Healthy Week studies organised by Mrs Yeo, but was delayed due to the very hot weather we had at that time.  The weather was kind to us in the morning before the eventful and exciting downpours [...]

By | July 19th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Whole School Walk


As part of our PE enrichment in Dragonflies, we had a go at Fencing today (11.07.17).  We really enjoyed ourselves and got fit at the same time.                

By | July 11th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Fencing

Cultural Week at Stoke Gabriel

At Stoke Gabriel, we had a fantastic time (from 3rd to 7th July) learning about India, New Zealand, Mexico and Italy for our Cultural week studies. We held a special assembly on Friday afternoon to share all our learning across the school and the results were very impressive!                          We will be [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Cultural Week at Stoke Gabriel

Fun Golf

Dragonflies had a visit from Premier Sports this week (04.07.17) and played fun golf as part of our PE enrichment programme.  We were learning how to stand properly to putt and had to be accurate in our playing.  Take a look to see how we got on.         

By | July 7th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Fun Golf

A super start to Healthy Week!

Dragonflies had a fantastic time on Monday 19th June.  Mr Julian from PCSA came to teach the children to use dance mats.  It was a great way to exercise and get fit!  The children especially enjoyed a version of 'In the Hall of the Mountain King' because we studied this in November.  During the song [...]

By | June 20th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on A super start to Healthy Week!

We love reading at Stoke Gabriel!

     Today (6th June), has seen the arrival of exciting new books in our Library at school.  This is thanks to the fantastic efforts of our wonderful parent Library helpers and FOSS,  who have been fundraising to purchase books requested by our oldest pupils recently.  Money was raised at the Community Cafe, where a [...]

By | June 6th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on We love reading at Stoke Gabriel!

Accelerated Reader

The Library is continuing to grow thanks to generous book donations from families and friends of the school.  Please keep on sending in your book donations and our wonderful library helpers, Ali and Anna, will check to see if they are on the Accelerated Reader system and can be used by the children.  Thank you to [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Accelerated Reader

Red Nose Day

A huge thank you to everyone for sending in donations today.  The children dressed in red and enjoyed wearing their noses!    

By | March 24th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Red Nose Day

Science Week – Activities on Friday

We had a super end to our Science Week with children of all ages participating in a range of exciting scientific activities.  All the children in the school worked in mixed age groups with all the teachers.  Their skills of collaboration and perseverance were excellent and all demonstrated a wonderful eagerness to learn.  Take a [...]

By | March 17th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Science Week – Activities on Friday