Team Work

The Maynard School Mock Trial

15th Mar 2019
It was a great opportunity to attend the Mock Trial held by the Exeter University Law students at The Maynard School earlier this month. It was a really fun evening, but also very informative and… Read More

Sustrans Big Pedal 2019 challenge

13th Mar 2019
Please see attached details regarding the Sustrans Big Pedal 2019 challenge. This is the UK’s largest inter-school cycling, walking and scooting challenge running from 25th March to 5th April. It’s a great way to get more of our… Read More

Hands on Science Event

6th Mar 2019
Please see the attached letter regarding the Hands on Science event which is taking place on Tuesday 19th March 5-6pm. 190306 HANDS ON SCIENCE LETTER 2019 Read More

Year 7 & 8 Football Tournaments

1st Mar 2019
Cranbrook’s Year 7s and 8s attended a tournament at St Luke’s on Tuesday, competing against St Lukes and St Peters. The Year 8s played 6 games winning 4 and narrowly losing 2. They performed admirably and… Read More

Testing Toys.

27th Feb 2019
There was very little friction shown by the pupils in Years 3 and 4 when we suggested they spend some of their afternoon playing with toy cars and ramps.  All in the name of science… Read More

U15 Girls Football TWMAT Tournament

15th Feb 2019
Cranbrook’s U15 team played a 9 a side inter-trust tournament against St Luke's, St James and West Exe. Our team included 4 Year 10 and 5 Year 9 pupils in the squad. All girls played… Read More

Spelling Bee 2019

11th Feb 2019
On Thursday 7th February, we held our first Spelling Bee. The event was a great opportunity for pupils from both Primary and Secondary phases to join forces in a fun and friendly competition. It was fantastic… Read More

Year 9 Enrichment Day

28th Jan 2019
A ‘human number line’ ice-breaker activity was used to start the Sparx Year 9 Enrichment Day.  Envelopes were addressed to each student and this provided their house; Badger, Otter, Fox, Hare, assigned them to their… Read More

Dynamic Debugging in Years 3 and 4

9th Dec 2018
This term, Year 3 and 4 have been working on solving online puzzles using block coding techniques.   This week, we have introduced the idea of debugging to the class and encouraged them to work together as… Read More

Hot Chocolate or Chilled Chocolate - changing states; delicious tastes.

2nd Dec 2018
On Friday, pupils in Years 3 and 4 discovered how chocolate can change state from a solid to a liquid and then back again and this rate of change depended on the temperature applied to… Read More