Archived Posts from 2015/16

Pirate Day with 2AD

Ahoy me hearties!  On Friday everyone dressed up as a pirate and enjoyed a day filled with adventure! Activities included pirate stick puppets, pirate games, pirate artwork and pirate dancing. The day came to an end with a fantastic pirate picnic on the field. We were...

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Cyber-Bullying 15.06.2017

Today, Year 5 learnt all about Cyber-Bullying and how it can make people feel.  We learnt a lot about the technology that can be used to Cyber-Bully and steps we can take to stop it from happening.  We started by creating our own role-plays before we wrote diary...

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Books and Breakfast!

Thank you to all the parents in RLH who attended our books and breakfast event! It was great to share your child’s learning with you, read stories and enjoy a healthy breakfast too. We look forward to hosting our next event where we will share all of your child’s...

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Okehampton Residential for Year 6 Students

In the week before half term some of our Year 6 students went to Okehampton on a residential trip. We stayed at Bracken Tor House which is part of the Adventure Okehampton set up. The house is situated in beautiful woods above the town and offers access to the moor...

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Slapton Residential Trip for Year 4 Students

The weather wasn't all it could have been when some Year 4 children went on a residential trip to Slapton recently. Soggy but enjoyable best summed it up. We stayed at Start Bay Centre, a converted old school situated above the village which is part of the Slapton...

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Year 5 Science – Water Resistance

  As part of our learning about forces, we have been exploring water resistance.  To understand what water resistance is, we each created our own boats out of paper to test and discover which design was the best for travelling across a distance of water when...

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Storytelling

Kings Ash Academy Storytelling Year 6 have been busy partaking in the Houses of Parliament Speaker’s Awards We planned the project by exploring a variety of literature - we then focused on our likes and dislikes. From there we created our own stories using props,...

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The Daily Mile

We have begun participating in the Daily Mile at Kings Ash Academy! Every day, we start the school day by travelling around the school - four laps of the school is one mile. We track how far we travel and receive a certificate in assembly when we have travelled 25,...

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Jack and the Beanstalk

This week in Reception some magic beans were delivered to our classes! We discussed how we thought they got there and what we thought might happen to them. The children decided that it was Jack who brought them to our school and that the beans were going to grow into...

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