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Benmore Day 4

The final activities are completed, the pizza was yummy, the disco moves were epic and we have a bunch of rather exhausted children in their beds! We’ve had an excellent week here at Benmore! Can we rewind to the start … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 3

Another activity packed day completed and we defintiely heard a buzz around the room at dinner time this evening! Lots of chat about our favourite activities (too many to choose from!) and funniest moments so far (Miss Blanchflower definitely didn’t … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 2

Our first full day has been a blast here at Benmore. All the groups have been out enjoying morning and afternoon activities – everyone has had a super day and each activity seems to trump the previous! Only 7’s for … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 1

First day done and the kids are all fast asleep in their beds…or pretending to be! We have had an excellent day all round and the children have enjoyed settling into to their new doorms and exploring the centres grounds. … Continue reading

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The Great Exhibition of Stoneyhill 2016

On Friday 2nd December, P5/6 and P6 held a science and technology exhibition in the Stoneyhill Gym Hall.  The children were tasked with creating a demonstrable science experiment or model to present at the exhibition.  This year the variety was … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 4

Our last full day has been great fun.  The class has shown an amazing attitude at Benmore and come through all the challenges this week…I am a very proud teacher.  They have supported each other so well and will definitely … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 3

Day 3 and we are all still having fun!  Tiredness is beginning to drift in so it has been an early night tonight in preparation for the Disco tomorrow night.  We also got 10’s for dorm inspections!!!!!  The children are … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 2

Day 2 at Benmore has been action packed!  Our first full day has seen all activity groups  out in the morning and afternoon getting wet, muddy and having a great time.  The children are settling down and getting into the swing of having to organise themselves … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 1

Wow what a fun day…long, but fun!  We made excellent time on the journey up, the sunshine seemed to follow us all the way.  When we arrived we were given a tour of the house in our activity groups and … Continue reading

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