On Monday this week, Kestrels and Barn Owls made their way over to Lostwithiel to visit Restormel Castle as part of their Medieval topic. The sun shone all day and the blue sky made for the perfect back drop for the stunning ruin. The pupils were taken on a guided tour of the castle discovering […]
Year 3 were treated to a peel, chop and grate masterclass with AJ, a chef from Steins Seafood Cookery School, to learn about correct and careful knife skills when preparing vegetables. A fun and tasty afternoon had by all; thank you to Steins for their ongoing support across the school.
Katie Nelson (Yr 4) received some very exciting post this week as she received a reply from No. 10 Downing Street! Kestrels Class have been writing pledges about what they can individually do to help address the global problem of plastic pollution, and Katie pledged to write to the government! She went home and did […]
The children in Year 3 and 4 had a totally amazing time on their very first residential trip to Falmouth. After a busy first day, visiting Pendennis Castle, a big walk and then eating at Pizza Express, it was back to the museum for a scrapheap challenge to build and race the fastest boat, followed […]
Year 3 and 4 had an amazing trip to Brannel Secondary School Design and Technology Department! They created a large 3D wooden ‘fish tank’ out of recycled wooden pallets, using power tools to assemble it. They also used the laser cutting machine to make wooden sea creatures that were decorated with recycled materials. What a […]
Year 3 and 4 had the most amazing day out at the Farm & Country Day at the show ground this week. They were immersed in all things ‘farm to fork’ as they visited wonderful exhibitions from pasty crimping to apple pressing, planting their own cabbage plants, trying their hand at milking, auctioneering and even […]
Children from years 3, 4, 5 and 6 were amazing in the very chilly KS2 Cross Country Competition today. They were brilliant ambassadors for St Merryn School. Well done to everyone that took part!
The KS2 swimmers had a fantastic competition coming 2nd in the small schools event. Well done St Merryn excellent behaviour and teamwork.
The children in Year 4 had an exciting trip to Stein’s Seafood School today. They learnt how to fillet a cod, and then make Thai curry paste and fishcakes. They cooked and ate their own delicious cooking. Yum!
Key Stage 2 had a fantastic afternoon of topic-themed singing with Nicola from the Music Hub. The children all loved the rock n roll style Henry VIII song!