Braithwaite CofE (VA) Primary School, Cumbria – Day II

| March 6, 2012 | 4 Comments 

Our second day at Braithwaite CE (VA) Primary School,, and what a fun way to end this visit: with a fast paced tour through some of the virtual opportunities that are available in the on line, Web2.0 world, and the world of gaming, AND in the outside world!

A huge thank you to Karen Roberts, Jo Laker, Lesley Lamb, from Braithwaite; Sara Royle, Bassenthwaite School; Christopher Tweddle, Beckermet CE Primary; Terry Jackson, Black Combe Junior School; Annette Savage, Bransty Primary School; Kate Rogan, Clifton School; Lorraine Fitzpatrick, and Natasha Stainton-Stevens, Jericho School; Paul Randell and Kath Steele, Newbarns Primary School; Darren Glynn, Newtown Community Primary School; Mike Pincombe, North Lakes; Debra Lloyd and Louise Northern, St Bergh’s Catholic Junior School; Angela Quirk and Stuart Robertson, Victoria Infant and Nursery School, Workington; Steven Breeze, Victoria Junior School, Workington; Helen Dowthwaite, Valley Primary School (Whitehaven); Lucy Smith, Brook Street Primary (Carlisle) and Stuart McLean, Norman Street Primary (Carlisle).

The dry stone walls, that criss cross the fields of the Lake District, are strong structures and they enfold and encase livestock in some remarkable terrain. On closer look, and in certain lights, you see that they are like lace work: you can see though them in so many places that they look, now, like a sheep could blow them down with a single puff.

They can handle a Rylands leaning against them… most of the time. But, that’s another story 😀

Category: 1) Events and Training days

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  1. Sara Royle says:

    Can’t wait to get lost in Myst tonight.

  2. Natasha Stainton-Stevens says:

    WOW my heads buzzing with ideas!! Loved day 1, working with the children and seeing the software which can be used to inspire talk and writing!! Day 2 was ideas and free resources galore, big thanks to Tim and Sarah!!!

  3. Mike P says:

    Thanks Tim and Sarah for an inspiring couple of days. Thanks to Jo, staff and children of Braithwaite for your welcome. Looking forward to using so many of the ideas we shared- where to begin?!

  4. Jo Laker says:

    Thanks, Tim & Sarah, for a great two days and some great resources. Now to remember what I’ve seen, find it myself and start to put some into practice…

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