Ice Cream

Following on with our topic of summer we have been looking at summertime favourites. Ice creams are always a favourite  so we decided to make our own imitation ice creams using  cones, shaving foam and sprinkles. We had so much fun making them. [gallery...

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As Year 1 have been learning about seaside holidays in the past we have been focusing on different types of entertainment in design technology, looking closely at puppets. We know that a long time ago you would always find a Punch and Judy show but now you can find...

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Mr Wolf’s Pancakes Drama

As part of our English topic this half term, we are reading 'Mr Wolf's Pancakes', a fairytale spin on the traditional tale of 'Little Red Hen.' Mr Wolf wants to make some pancakes and asks for help from his neighbors but they won't help him! So he ends up making the...

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Today we had our Pilgrimage day around the island. It was a time for us to reflect on our school journey so far and to think about our hopes for the future as we all move on to new schools. In the prayer garden, we made prayer beads to represent each different aspect...

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Holy Island

What a fabulous start to the week: glorious sunshine and our hoodies finally arrived! We’ve had two great days so far. Last night we went on a long walk around the island as the sun went down and saw the gorgeous coastline as we chatted with new friends. Today, we had...

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Year 4 Chapel Service

We were very lucky to have both Reverend Yvonne and Reverend Alex in our chapel service this morning. We thought about God and how he might feel about the world today, for example he may be upset through out littering and pollution. Children were asked to imagine what...

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When Italy paid St. Aidan’s a visit…

How lucky we all are here at St. Aidan’s to have a visit from 50+ Italians who came to celebrate the international schools partnership we commenced in 2017. After our successful trip in May, earlier this year, our Italian counterparts were determined to pay us a visit...

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Year 3 Achievement Assembly

Today was Year 3’s last achievement assembly for this school year. Our topic was 'Rules for Living'. The children talked about why we have to live by rules in school, at home and in dangerous situations. They also spoke about John 13:34. We learnt that Jesus came to...

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