Meeting a Robot

As part of STEM week we had a chance to meet and learn a little about robots. Some talented girls from Year 6 took groups of 10 children up to the media suite to meet Dash and Dot.  They gave a brilliant demonstration of some of the robot’s talents and then explained how they worked. We had a chance to ask the robots questions
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Messy Day

Today Year 2 had a ‘Messy Day’ to kick off our new topic: ‘Muck, Mess and Mixtures!’ We had a great time exploring lots of different materials and using our creativity in lots of ways. We sculpted clay, played with shaving foam and gloop, built structures out of spaghetti and marshmallows, experimented with marbling and lots more! Take a look at some of our
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Kent School Games

On Thursday 14th December, a selection of Year 5 and 6 children took part in the Kent School Games final for the Sportshall Athletics competition. Thirteen other schools took part and the competition was very tough! After completing all our track and field events in the morning, which consisted of: sprints, obstacle races, hurdles, javelin, long and triple jump and chest push (to name
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Festive Discos

We finished last term in style with a Friends of DBCPS festive disco for all the children! We started with an EYFS/KS1 disco with parents in attendance too…and what a great turnout. We were so pleased to see so many of you there joining in the fun!  As well as music and dancing we even had time for a snack-stop. The KS2 disco followed
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Christmas Performances

Although we have welcomed in 2018, we must quickly look back at the amazing Christmas performances put on by the children last term! Firstly, we had an EYFS performance of Jesus’ Christmas Party. Key Stage 1 followed up with Superstar Nativity. Key Stage 2 put on an incredible musical performance with Christmas songs, the new school band and our school choir! Thank you to
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Christmas Market Fair

The Christmas Market Fair on Friday 8th December was a huge success and the new FoDBCPS would like to thank every one that donated towards the event. We would like to thank the following local businesses for hosting their stalls: PINKushion Adorable Millys Cakes Dartford Youth Hub Delmergate Pharmacy Wellbeing Usborne Books Younique Love Your Memories Beads Bows and Blankets Darcy’s Bows I want
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Tower of London

On Tuesday 5th December, Morpurgo class went on a trip to the Tower of London. We had a wonderful visit, splitting into small groups to explore inside and around the 21 different towers that make up the site. Groups were particularly excited to visit the Crown Jewels where the Cullinan and Koh-I-Nur Diamonds are kept. In term 1 we studied these exquisite gems and
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Dinosaur Planet

As a part of our topic, The Dinosaur Planet, Child class has learned that dinosaurs lived millions of years ago and could be found all over the world. We have learned about Mary Anning, who was a palaeontologist, which means she hunted for fossils. Fossils are the remains of plants and animals that died millions of years ago – like dinosaurs! Enjoy looking at
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Dashing in to Reception

A group of Year 6 children have taken it upon themselves to learn about a couple of new robots (Dash and Dot!) that have arrived at school. They have given up some of their own time to get to know the two robots and how to program and control them.  Their enthusiasm has been great and today a couple of them went on a
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Christmas with the FoDBCPS

Firstly I would like to thank all of you that voted our new above Friends of DBCPS team into our primary school. We all bring in our own unique talents to the team and we are all genuinely looking forward to having the opportunity to begin FUNdraising for our school. We have already organised some very exciting things coming up over the weeks ahead
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