30th January 2020 | Whole School

Top Table – NEW – Book Tasting

Every week Mrs Mulhall hosts Top Table (normally on a Friday) for children across the school. Children are invited, following commitment to the weekly Learning Power and/or lovely behaviours at break and lunch times – it is easy for the class teachers to choose so it is aimed that all children will attend Top Table at least once in ...

29th January 2020 | Whole School

Football: believe and achieve

The football teams were in action last week for the first time since the Christmas break. On Wednesday the A and B teams took on Brockhurst. After a tight start to the A team game, Gomer eventually took the lead and then the goals began to flow. The final score in this game was 7-0 to Gomer. The B team also had their scoring boots on. After ...

28th January 2020 | Whole School

China Day: a work of art

Y6 were invited to Bay House yesterday for a China Day in which they were exposed to Chinese arts including: a dance workshop, martial arts, blow painting and a tea ceremony. The day features as part of our curriculum around learning about the Chinese New Year. The children behaved superbly, learnt lots and shared a little of their Mandar ...

28th January 2020 | Whole School

Have you seen? The beach is clean!

With thanks to the children and their adults who helped with the Stokes Bay litter pick on Saturday. This was another stirling effort to help keep our beautiful bay clean and safe. The children represented the school superbly in their Gomer hi vis jackets – thanks to our Head Girl for sorting this. Not everyone who helped is picture ...

24th January 2020 | Whole School

Tomorrow: don't miss a trick, join the litter pick

Sad but necessary, our beaches need help keeping clean and Stokes Bay is no exception. Our Head Girl recruited lots of the community, last term, to help the Friends of Stokes Bay litter pick. The friends are litter picking tomorrow at 10am. If you can spare anytime between 10-12 tomorrow, please meet by the Splash Park. There will be some ...

23rd January 2020 | Whole School

Quality That is Through the Roof

Wow – as of last night our roof, sky-lights and fascias are all finished. The significant building works started in August 2019 and were due to be completed in November 2019. However, due to very wet weather the roof team lost 59 days of work and despite often working at the weekends the project has been delayed by two months. The o ...

22nd January 2020 | Whole School

'WeDo STEM'

This morning 3KT had an opportunity to engineer robots in our Gosport STEM Centre . They coded and built Milo (using We.Do LEGO kits) , then redesigned and adapted him to make him purposeful. Today we had Egyptian Tomb investigating robots and robotic vacuums, alongside many more great ideas! Another excellent gSTEM morning, problem solving ...

21st January 2020 | Whole School

'WeDo' and We Can!

This morning, 3LW took their learning to new levels in our Gosport STEM Centre . Children used WeDo LEGO to build and code little robots called Milo. They then adapted the Initial designs and engineered new models, to solve a problem. Some children redesigned Milo the robot to be able to deliver a pizza. Others made him a ‘bomb identifying ...