Owl Babies!

We have been finding out about nocturnal animals, especially owls and hedgehogs.  We turned our role play area into a woodland and enjoyed feeding our baby owls on mice and worms!  We re enacted the story of Owl Babies by Martin Waddell and enjoyed putting on puppet shows for our friends.  We collaged owls and…Continue Reading

Reception Class Visit Washington Wetlands!

The outdoor environment is a rich, dynamic, natural space for learning and development and we value it as an essential resource.  Being outdoors has a positive impact on children’s sense of well being, gives them first hand experiences of weather, seasonal change and the natural world.  Reception class travelled to the adventure playground at Washington…Continue Reading

Book Creator

Year 4 had a brilliant session today using an app called Book Creator. The app was used to create their own ‘book’ based on a topic we covered last term, Europe. In the app, they learnt how to add and change text, insert images and add voice recordings and video. They were briefly introduced to…Continue Reading

Silver Quality Mark Award in Geography

We are delighted to let you all know that we have recently achieved our Primary Geography Quality Mark at Silver Level.  The GA’s Geography Quality Marks are prestigious awards which recognise and promote quality and progress in geography leadership, curriculum development and learning and teaching in schools.  We have received our award in recognition of…Continue Reading

International Award – Gold Level

Last week we received some very exciting news at Corpus Christi. We are delighted to have gained re-accreditation of our Gold International Schools Status from the British Council. The re-accreditation of our award recognised all of the work we do in raising global awareness and celebrating diversity within our school. This is an award we…Continue Reading

Arts Award Superstars

A big Corpus Christi congratulations to the children in Year 2 who have just received their Arts Award Discover certificates from Trinity College London. The children worked on their arts adventure throughout Year 1 and have now been recognised for their efforts. Arts Award  Discover is in three parts – Part A: Discover, where children…Continue Reading

Our New Reception Class!

We have welcomed 28 children into our Reception Class.  Mrs. Wilson is delighted with how well the new starters have settled.  The children have enjoyed exploring the indoor and the outdoor environment and are proud to be “Corpus Christi Busy Bees!”Continue Reading

Woodland Trust Green Tree Schools Award Winners

Thanks to the Reception Class, Corpus Christi School has been awarded a gold award by the Woodland Trust for getting involved in green activities including visiting a local woodland, taking part in forest school experience, reducing carbon emissions and recycling, and various other woodland activities. The Green Tree Schools initiative, which has seen more than…Continue Reading