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PGL Residential Friday (Morning)

Final Day - Friday 21/10/2016 - Morning

This morning, after a frantic dash to re-pack and get out our rooms, we are abseiling!  

(Mr Andrews)

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 21 October 2016

Category: Year 6


PGL Residential Thursday (Afternoon)

Day Four - Thursday 20/10/2016 (Afternoon)

Yesterday afternoon we meet the fearsome 'vertical challenge!' It tested all the skills we have developed this week and made us work as a team. We then competed in aeroball, even having a final against another school, don't worry we won!

(Mr…

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 21 October 2016

Category: Year 6


PGL Residential Thursday (Morning)

Day Four - Thursday 20/10/2016 - Morning

This morning we all threw ourselves down a very speedy zip wire. Everyone had a good scream and we all learnt how to lower ourselves down, increasing our belay skills. We then went onto archery where we were taught to hit the target by an instructor who…

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 21 October 2016

Category: Year 6


(Non PGL) Activity Week - Wednesday (Afternoon)

Outside Games and Clay Creations

After pizza making, Year 6 enjoyed some fresh air and had fun playing team games out on the field. 

  

  

We had a brilliant time making tree creatures from clay. Which one is your favourite?

  

  

(Mrs…

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 20 October 2016

Category: Year 6


PGL Residential - Wednesday (Afternoon)

Day Three - Wednesday 19/10/2016 - Afternoon

Wow, what an afternoon! We were challenged with a 'leap of faith!'. We had to climb the pole and jump onto the trapeze! Everyone agreed that it was harder than it looked.

We learned how to belay and are quickly becoming excellent climbers.

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 20 October 2016

Category: Year 6


PGL Residential - Wednesday (Morning)

Day Three - Wednesday 19/10/2016 - Morning

Hello!
This morning our first challenge was a crate stacking one. Working together we managed to build and climb a tower 10 stacks high. Although everyone seemed to enjoy knocking it over more! Then our newfound team spirit was immediately challenged…

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 19 October 2016

Category: Year 6


(Non PGL) Activity Week - Wednesday (Morning)

Pizza Making

This morning Year 6 have had great fun making pizzas. In small groups we had  to read the recipe carefully, measure and weigh out the necessary ingredients, before kneading and shaping the dough. Finally we added pizza toppings and the pizzas were placed into the oven, ready for…

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 19 October 2016

Category: Year 6


PGL Residential - Tuesday (Afternoon)

Day Two - Tuesday 18/10/2016 - Afternoon

Hello all!
What a brilliant afternoon, we climbed the steep wall, got fitted for canoe equipment then went wild on the water! Most people stayed in their boats. Only a few got extra wet.

     

We then had a fun evening doing a 'round the world'…

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 19 October 2016

Category: Year 6


(Non PGL) Activity Week - Tuesday (afternoon)

Cookies and Games

The school was filled with the smell of freshly baked cookies today as year 6 have been baking. We hope the children enjoyed tasting them as much as they enjoyed  making them. 

This afternoon, we went outside to play a variety of team games. Mrs Kingshott improved her…

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 19 October 2016

Category: Year 6


PGL Residential - Tuesday (Morning)

Day Two - Tuesday 18/10/2016 - 12.26pm

After a quiet night (no really!) everyone is talking about the quiz we did last night and the robot wars event! 

Then we had the first dreaded room inspection!

Off to the first activities, we enjoyed the giant swing and many of us tackled Jacob's…

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Posted by Kathy Prescod on 18 October 2016

Category: Year 6