Year 1 and 2 have been studying the artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo. They looked at some of his paintings and listed all the fruit and vegetables that they could see. They then created a food face in his style. For a bit of added fun the children created faces from food items at home. What fabulous […]
To support our topic “Food Glorious Food”, the children visited Tuppeny Barn which is an organic small holding in Southbourne. Their vision is “To create a better future for our children through inspiring communities to learn about sustainable and organic food.” Our children had a fantastic day learning about how our food comes from the […]
Christmas week at Rumboldswhyke was very busy. We made boxes to put a surprise present in, designed Christmas cards, had a concert by West Sussex Music Trust, enjoyed Malcolm the Magician, loved our Christmas lunch and finally we had a visit from Father Christmas who gave us each a present. Wow, what a busy time! […]
The children have been busy preparing for Christmas. They have made Christmas cakes from scratch and have enjoyed decorating them. In Woodland Activities the Year 1 and 2 children have made decorations from various materials and I think you will agree that they look stunning! The children took great pride in their work and couldn’t […]
As part of our topic the children went to see a live performance of The Gruffalo at the Minerva Theatre in Chichester. The children enjoyed the singing, acting and props and discovered that this Gruffalo was not scary at all! We all laughed, clapped and joined in with the repeating refrains of the story. Here […]
The children made a contribution to Children in Need for the privilege of wearing their own clothes to school today. In assembly the children found out about this important charity and the great work they do to help children that are less fortunate than themselves. They also enjoyed the story ‘Pudsey’s Greatest Fundraiser’. During the […]
Today we had an un-bear-lieveably successful Stay and Play session. Joined by their mum or dad every child made their own unique teddy bear. There was such a buzz around school as bears were stuffed! Each bear had a red felt heart placed inside before outfits and accessories were made during our very own build […]
Thank you to all who supported our Summer Fayre. We raised the amazing sum of £715!
Our year 1 children attended a sports festival at the Westgate Leisure Centre. Many children from local schools also attended the event. The children, along with their peers from other schools, experienced new activities and enjoyed the chance to build upon their existing skills.
Thank you to the Bishop Luffa Sports Leaders and their teacher Mr Brown who helped us to run our sports day this year. Our children were split into teams and each team was given the name of a country. The children enjoyed a circuit of different activities such as throwing, balancing, and hurdling, gaining points […]