Some children from Y1 & Y2 enjoying their jacapella after-school club
Chess Club is a really popular lunchtime club at BCPA!
The children have been learning about the value of leaf mould in the garden and they have gathered leaves to make their own.
The children have been drawing fruit and vegetables to make a gardening display board.
The children have been busy planting flowers in the Rainbow and Hungry Caterpillar Gardens
Y3 have been taking cuttings to grow on to make new plants
The children have been building dens, finding insects and climbing trees in Forest School
Y4 have been learning all about India
Some KS2 children visited the Tour of Britain celebrations in Cheltenham with Mr Moss and Mr Holdaway. They competed against other local schools getting the fastest time of the day.
Y3 have been learning about how plants grow and have created a Magical bean collage.
The children enjoyed working with Mrs Parkes to make the Magic Bean Garden
The Y3 children have been working with a local potter to design and make some giant clay pots for the sensory garden. Each pot is decorated with clay minibeasts made by the children.
Using willow withies we have made a wonderful Viking longship for our Forest School area.
3OP have been finding out about the importance of bees in the garden.
The Y3 children have been learning to take cuttings
Y3 children have been planting a variety of sunflower seeds.
4J have spent some time studying and sketching a selection of animal skulls and teeth that were on loan to us from The Wilson Museum in Cheltenham. It was a very interesting afternoon.
The children from both Key Stages took part in a whole day skipping workshop.
The children have been planting multi-coloured tulips and pansies in our Rainbow Garden
The children have been busy planting a selection of vegetables in our gardens.
The children have been busy planting in all of our gardens around the school.
We have been enhancing the quiet area this term.
Once designed and made, the signs needed to be placed in the school gardens
We have been photographing the summer bedding before it fades as winter arrives.
Year 6's trip to Manor Adventure 2017
Year 6's visit to Manor Adventure 2017
Year 6 trip to Manor adventure
Year 6's trip to Manor adventure 2017
Year 6 's trip to Manor Adventure
We have been recycling milk bottles to create colourful 'watering cans' to use in our gardens.
The children have been designing seed packets for all of the vegetable and flower seeds that were collected last year.
We have been having fun at Cleeve School playing kinball
The children have been learning to take cuttings and sow Sweet Peas.
A lot of fun (and learning) has been had planting out hanging baskets and welly boot planters.
Garden Club have been busy making butterfly-friendly plant signs, planting in the pollinator border and also planting up wellies.
We have been learning all about the importance of bees in the garden.
The children in Y3 have been investigating fruit and vegetables up close!
Here we have photos of the flowers and vegetables in the quiet area, Reception garden, pollinator borders, sensory Garden and Hungry Caterpillar garden and also Y3 eating home-grown strawberries for lunch.
We had a lot of fun making our signs....
Y3 continue to take good care of our school gardens.
Our cricketers ahve enjoyed some time playing at Woodmancote
Some of our children took part in Quadkids sporting activities
Some of our Y5 children took part in the Bloodhound regional finals......
Class 3OP have been making new plant signs for our gardens.
The children had a great time at their recent hockey tournament.
We enjoyed another successful Art & Curriculum evening where every child had the opportunity to display a piece of their artwork in school and parents visited classrooms and took part in a variety of activities.
BCPA were 4th overall in the tournament - certificates and autographs presented by Cheltenham Town FC captain Aaron Downes.
Some of our sporting superstars enjoyed a variety of sporting activities at Cleeve sports hall.
On Saturday 19th November 12 of our Y4/5 children were lucky enough to spend the day at Gloucester Rugby Club. They had a tour, played in a mini tournament and made a guard of honour for the Gloucester players as they ran onto the pitch to play Wasps. An amazing day all round.
A selection of photos of our B team playing football against Grangefield School
We are very proud of our cross country stars
We have already been getting busy in the school gardens this Autumn.
A representative from Cheltenham Town FC bought the National League trophy into school to show to the children in assembly.
The whole school took part in a sponsored run for charity as part of Healthy Living Week.
Well done to all of our pupils who took part in the County Rugby finals at Hartbury.
We were delighted to have a visit from Cheltenham celebrity Ronaldog!
Some of our pupils who have represented the school in football matches were invited to form a guard of honour at a recent Cheltenham Town FC match.
Year 5 & 6 children taking part in a Cross Country tournament
Images of some of the beautiful buildings in our village