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 [...]
What a wonderful day we all had celebrating the Queen's 90th birthday. We all wore our finest clothes and looked very regal. The school hall looked colourful with the fine array of cakes beautifully decorated by the children. Thank you to everyone who helped to make this day a very special occasion for us all.
Well done to all our Year 6 children who have put in so much hard work during the run up to SATs. We are so proud of the positive and mature attitude they showed in taking these tests and what a wonderful way to finish the week with forest school in the woods.
Cross Country at Stover School 4 May 2016 Well done to all our runners who took part in the cross country event at Stover School on 4th May. You were all amazing! Click on the link below to see the results Stover Cross Country
On Tuesday 12th April, Butterflies headed to South Devon College for a Construction Workshop. The children experienced many hands-on activities: painting, carpentry/wood-work, plumbing, plastering, building and even finding the best way to drop an egg from a height!
Music is Fun! We were totally inspired by our music visitor this week and all classes enjoyed trying out new instruments and putting their musical skills to the test by creating their own short pieces of music. We look forward to continuing this with the children and supporting our budding musicians here at Stoke Gabriel.
Marine Biologist Laboratory We were lucky enough to visit Plymouth's Marine Laboratory and become marine biologists for a day. The children had such a fantastic time and were able to dissect fish and identify their internal organs. We were also lucky enough to watch tiny shark embryos moving around in their eggs. What an amazing opportunity [...]
Congratulations to all the pupils, staff and helpers who did their bit for Sports Relief 2016. The children, along with staff and helpers, ran/walked/skipped a lap of the village and impressed many passers-by. We look forward to seeing you next year.
Dragonflies had a wonderful day launching an exciting and interesting week of scientific learning. This morning Butterflies and Dragonflies had visitors as part of a 'Science at the Seaside' project. This is a Devon wide project to encourage children to write and they took part in creative writing workshop using items found at either the seaside or [...]