Yesterday afternoon, 8 Year 5/6 pupils took part in an exciting Go Cycle event at St Breock Primary School. In teams of 4 the cyclists had to complete a velodrome style event recording their quickest time in a relay 5 times around the track. It was a super spectator event, and our pupils had plenty […]
The Wagtails had a great day at Newquay zoo on Friday. They loved seeing so many different types of animals and enjoyed the classification workshop where they got to meet a millipede. We were really proud of our children who showed good manners as they looked around all day. A big thank you to our […]
Two football teams from our school participated in the Camel Challenge football tournament held at Wadebridge Primary School on the afternoon of the 25th April. It was a tough afternoon with each team playing four or five matches lasting 8 minutes each! Team A even managed to make it through to the Semi-finals where unfortunately a tough penalty shoot-out ended their winning streak. […]
Starlings class had a fantastic first session at beach school. We found out all about the many creatures that make their homes in the different tidal zones of the beach. We learnt how to find common shore crabs that are hiding under the sand, which seaweeds are edible and how all of the creatures who […]
The Starlings had a lovely afternoon finding out about the different fish that are caught around the coast of Cornwall. The children asked loads of really good questions about the fish and how they were caught. Mr Stevens was extremely impressed with the children’s knowledge and interest in the cornish coastline and how we can […]
Thank you so much to all the parents who have offered to set up and run a kitchen garden for us at school. We are really grateful to Trevisker Garden Centre for their donations too!
Many thanks to everyone who attended our Easter service in our lovely village church. It was fantastic to be supported by so many. The children did us proud with their poems, singing and parading. Each class made decorations to leave in the church over Easter, we hope that you enjoyed them. Happy Easter from everyone […]
Starlings class were very excited when they received a letter from Julia Donaldson. As part of our literacy work this term we read lots of Julia Donaldson’s books thinking about the style of her writing and the different characters she used. In particular we focussed on ‘The Highway Rat’, all of the children wrote book […]
Thank you so much to the ‘Friends of St Merryn’ for supplying the eggs for our fantastic egg hunt. We had loads of fun partnering up with different aged friends to collect the eggs. We used it as a inter school competition between Harlyn and Treyarnon.
Ancient Egypt came to life at St Merryn today as Kestrels and Barn Owls had their very own Egyptian Day! Wake & Shake was quite the spectacle with Mummies, Pharaohs, Gods, Goddesses and even Howard Carter all joining in. The two classes have been learning about Ancient Egypt this term and wanted to celebrate their […]