What we've been up to…
Here you'll find reports about E4L in our Island schools...

Essentials for Learning as a concept is driven by the Isle of Man Department of Education Sport and Culture and its 37 school settings. If you've got something you'd like to see featured, we'd love to hear from you.

Daily Mile TT challenge
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Our latest Daily Mile challenge has seen all children in the school working towards the same goal - running an entire lap of the world famous Isle of Man TT course (37.75 miles). Children have been pushing themselves harder than ever trying to complete as many laps as possible before we break up fo…

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Springy the Wallaby
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Congratulations to our Hospice wallaby design competition winners, Charlie, Morgan, Annabelle and Hugo! Our Wallaby aka ‘Springy’ will be jumping off to be judged this evening. Also a big thank you to everyone who donated and entered the competition for this extremely worth while cause. Read more o…

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Cross Country 2019
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Congratulations to the boys and girls who represented the school in the Inter-Schools Cross Country Championships. Peel ran very well after a hard winter of training 3 times a week. Peel Clothworkers' finished second overall! The girls' team also securing a team second place. Well done all! Full re…

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Fox - The Paleontologist
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While helping Beach Buddies clean Ballaugh beach over the Easter break, Fox found this giant elk bone estimated to be 11,000 years old! Read more on the Peel Clothworkers School blog...

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Naight Brastyl 2
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Our new Shapp Scobbey is now underway, with a different group making healthy snacks for the class, Monday to Thursday, under the leadership of the recipe's creator. The children have been co-operative and well-organised, cooking to a deadline. Today we had an afternoon investigating birds, which is…

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M&M Productions - The Hobbit
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This afternoon we had our annual visit from M & M Theatre Productions! This year they performed 'The Hobbit' for us! The show was excellent and we all really enjoyed it! Here are a few photos from the show! Read more on thew Andreas School website...

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Douglas Borough Council Daffodil Competition Class Winners
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Representatives from Douglas Borough Council came to judge our school's daffodil competition entries yesterday. The winners were announced in assembly today and every child who took part received a certificate. Well done to everyone who took part it was great to see so many creative ideas for the p…

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Snaefell class love Trolls!
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As part of our new topic based around Dreamworks films, Snaefell class have been enjoying some troll themed activities. The children have had fun getting into character to help them create their own troll, which has inspired some fantastic creative writing. The children particularly enjoyed helping…

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Amazing Achievement
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Well done to these three girls (and Ruby) who received a letter from Hospice this week. The girls decided to collect money for Hospice outside Willaston shop. They donated all their collection to Hospice. The girls went to a presentation last week. What kind and thoughtful children we have at St Ma…

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