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Monthly Archives: January 2017

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Girl’s Netball U11A team sheet

U11 Netball v St Bede’s – Wednesday 1st February

January 31st, 2017|

The Circus Came To D.C.P.S.

Today we enjoyed a morning of circus tricks with ‘John the Juggler.’  The children, and staff, then had a chance to try out a range of circus skills, including stilt walking, juggling, riding small bikes and spinning plates to name just a few. As you can see from the photos we all had such fun, which […]

January 30th, 2017|

Year 3 Science: What makes objects shiny?

Mrs Davies set Year 3 a Science challenge, to investigate what makes objects shiny?  The children held each object up and asked whether or not it was shiny. They decided that the shiny ones are not sources of light, since light is reflected off them and then enters our eyes. We can’t see them when there is no light or when it is dark.

Together we agreed that […]

January 29th, 2017|

Match Report U11 Netball v OVS – 25th Jan

U11A netballers suffer loss at OVS

OVS – 13
DCPS – 3

On a day when DCPS were simply beaten by a better team, the U11A girls rightly claimed they were proud of their efforts. The scoreline failed to reflect the effort, skill, support, all-round teamwork, and ability of the 10 girls who never stopped trying and cheering […]

January 26th, 2017|

Match Report U11A & B Netball v St Bede’s – 18th Jan

Denstone Prep U11A’s victorious over St Bedes U11A’s

St Bedes U11A’s – 0

Denstone Prep U11A’s – 4

The Under 11A girls started their netball term away at St Bedes School. Amelia L, newly appointed captain of netball immediately had her team making timely interceptions to win possession of the ball and go on the attack. Fine passing […]

January 26th, 2017|

Match Report U9 Netball v OVS – 11th Jan

Superb start to netball term for under 9’s

Old Vicarage School U9’s – 7

Denstone Prep U9’s – 13

The Under 9 girls played their first game of the netball term against Old Vicarage School, making a superb start to the term with a 13 – 7 victory. Newly appointed captain of Under 9 netball, Phoebe A won […]

January 26th, 2017|

Match Report U10 A & B Football v The Elms – 18th Jan

U10’s A – won 0-5

The boys played extremely well and the one aspect that was noticeable was the shape of the team, and how well that was maintained throughout both halves.

We moved the ball around very well and when we didn’t have possession, closed them down very quickly. Constant pressing saw us score three well […]

January 26th, 2017|

Match Report U11A & B Football v The Elms – 11th Jan

The first fixtures of the new football season saw two U11 teams travel to The Elms for an ‘A’ and ‘B’ game. The Elms always put out very competitive teams and the boys were slightly nervous as we had only had one coaching session. The captains for the day were Evan for the ‘A’ team […]

January 26th, 2017|

PTFA Family Barn Dance – Friday 3rd Feb

Barn Dance Letter  – 3rd February 2017

January 25th, 2017|

Year 3 Explore the Globe!

In our Geography lessons, Year 3 have discovered the continents and oceans of world. With our learning partners, we explored the globes and an atlas to locate and record our findings. For fun, each group then used the interactive whiteboard to identify a continent. Top marks for Year 3 who successful completed the challenge! Well Done! What will we discover […]

January 23rd, 2017|
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