Ballaugh School

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Fun Race Afternoon
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Thank you to everyone that joined us on Thursday afternoon. The weather was perfect and the children were a credit to the community, cheering everyone, being resilient and demonstrating personal courage. It was such a busy afternoon that we were unable to take many pictures but there are a few more…

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IOM FA Schools' Football Tournament
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Well done to the Ballaugh School Football Team that represented their community on Saturday 26th June in the IOM FA Schools' Millennium Football Tournament. They all showed great resilience and teamwork, finishing runners up in their group and progressing to the quarter final stage for only the sec…

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Bring your Wheels to "Work" Week
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Bring your wheels to work week! This week we have been learning a new skill every day through practise on our wheels. We set ourselves an aim at the start of the week and we saw if we were able to achieve our challenge today. Some people learned to ride one handed, some do jumps, wheelies and even…

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School Council and Sustainable Development Goals
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Ballaugh's School Council have been using the U.N.'s Sustainable Development Goals to help us to focus on peoples' needs both here in Ballaugh and further afield. Coming up to Christmas we thought we would focus on number 2 (zero hunger). We have had a collection of food to help others. Erica, from…

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Famous Person
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As part of Class R2's Famous People topic, David Knight came to talk to us about his talent and help us think about a positive growth mindset. He told us all that if we do everything the best we possibly can, then even if we don’t get it all right, we can never be disappointed with ourselves. More…

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Road Safety Visit
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Today, Wednesday 18th November, we were visited by the Road Safety Team to help us learn, and check, that we know how to cross the road safely because one day we will be doing it on our own.

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School Council's Anti-Bullying Assembly
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The school council have presented a power point explaining our school anti-bullying policy to all the children. As a school we talked about its message, its use and its impact on helping us all to stay safe. anti bullying presentation by school council Nov 2020

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CiN Countryside Ramble 2020
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Today (13/11/20) every child at Ballaugh School took part in a Countryside Ramble and dress-down day to raise money for Children in Need. The weather was kind to us, leaving us with large puddles, mud, fords and stiles to negotiate. We enjoyed walking through the countryside that surrounds the scho…

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These Hands
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Yesterday in Class R2 we were enjoying Michael Rosen’s poem ‘These Hands’ and creating our own about how we use our hands. A Jenny Wren flew into our class and Mrs Bennett came and took her outside. The wren is thought to symbolise inspiration and a bringer of good fortune

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