Filter CategoriesFilter - AllBFGElmerGruffaloPaddingtonSports eventSTEAMTripsUncategorisedWild Things RNSF are pleased to announce our 21/22 open day tours! Rode and Norton St Philip School Federation are pleased to be welcoming b... Bath Children's Literature Festival We all had such a great trip to Bath Children's Literature F... BFG Adventure Days For our Monday trip we headed off on a walk around the Tellisford loop. We were extremely lucky as t... Mill on the Brue 2021 Our BFGs arrived at MOB eager and extremely excited! What a great day they had. They were split into... Award Winning Caterer Wins Local Schools Contract Award winning catering company, founded by ex-professional MasterChef Nick Collins, has won the cont... Wonderful Words Week What a wonderful week of words we have had! It has been such a pleasure to see all the children gett... Happy Egg Challenge is eggsactly what we need! A cracking good day today in the Federation! Both school halls were filled with a fabulous display o... Welcome Back Our World Book Day Heroes Our youngest pupils in Gruffalo and Elmer Classes virtually ran into school on March 8th, excited to... Return To School is No Greek Tragedy! It was amazing to welcome back all our wonderful BFG and Wildthings home learners dressed in fabulou... Christmas Films 2020 The amazing children of Rode and Norton St Philip School Federation present their Christmas Films A new school year kicks off! Football coaching sessions with ex-professional footballer Martin Philips. Year 2, 3 and 4 step up to the wicket! Learning the intricacies of batting, bowling and fielding Fund raising for Bowel Cancer UK CONGRATULATIONS! Team Rubicon Children's teamwork, resilience and perseverance was inspirational! World Book Day Bookswap Children were so inspired they started writing their own books. Shrove Tuesday Celebrations Lent and the tradition of pancakes! Wild Things enter a National Engineering Competition Solutions to plastic pollution - every invention was unique and inspired! Safer Internet Day Free to be me – exploring identity online Multi Sport PE Festival Everyone showed great sportsmanship! Super Swimmers Frome Schools Swimming Gala To Nativity and beyond Movie star glitz and glamour at the Merlin Theatre Wild Things Environmental STEAM DAY investigation The children showed real empathy and maturity in dealing with environmental issues Paddington Class visit to Diorama Art Exhibition Investigating Dioramas and fairy tale art. Wild Things Class visit to Diorama Art Exhibition Artwork to inspire! Norton's mile for WHY! With Sergeant Rachel Clark for WHY Cancer Counselling. 365 Miles for WHY We welcomed Rachel Clark to complete her 330th consecutive daily mile Stepping into the Stone Age The children were transformed into wilderness explorers! Parent Online Safety Workshop Learning how to be happy, healthy and safe online. Elmer Class Historical Visitor What life was really like as a Royal Mail Guardsman in the 1800's. Rocks Rock - STEM Day It was a great day and we are now rock experts! Digital Leaders Our new school Digital Leaders. PE Festival Paddington class enjoyed a morning of multi sports. Stone Age Gatherers A fabulous hour foraging around the village! Macmillan Coffee Morning Children turn out to be expert cake sellers! The Bath Literature Festival Why are there so many books about bears? SIAMS Inspection Reports Next generation Greta Thunbergs in the making at village schools! Open Days Small Schools, Thinking Big CREST OF A WAVE CARNIVAL The sun shone and the Carnival came to town!! The McPherson Squad for Cancer Research Amazing team spirit! Crest of a Wave Sports Day An amazing afternoon of sporting achievements. Online Safety Week Be SMART online! Pirates Invade Bowood We explored grottos, dark tunnels, stepping stones and searched for our lost pirate ship. The Little Things Magazine The Little Things Magazine is a FREE magazine for 'people who happen to be parents’ Pentecost A fun, interactive learning experience about Pentecost. Spotlight on STEM Exhibition! The quality of the exhibitors was outstanding! Athletics Competition and Football Tournament 30 children from across BFG and Wild Things, have proudly represented the Federation in 2 different ... Paddington Pirate Day All hands hoay and raise the Black Jack! Author Visit for Paddington, Wild Things and BFGs Definitely an inspiration to many, especially to all our budding 'wannabe' author/illustrators. All aboard the SS Great Britain! What a fantastic day ‘Wild Things’ had on Wednesday exploring the SS Great Britain! Visit to Whatley Quarry The dust and smoke billowed in to the air from the controlled blast! STEAM Bridge Building Competition Well done to “The Super Sonic Bridge Makers” for winning the Brunel Bridge Challenge! New Drum Kit Rhythms good enough to dance to! Dog Trust Educational Visit Staying safe around dogs. Egg Challenge - Part 2 Creativity and Out of the box thinking abounded during our Far, Far, Away Egg Challenge 2019! Egg Challenge Creativity and Out of the box thinking abounded during our Far, Far, Away Egg Challenge 2019! Super Swimmers Frome Lions Club Sponsored Swim Sensational ‘BIG TOP SCRAPBOOK’ Performance CD of photographs available to purchase. The Little Things Magazine The Little Things Magazine is a FREE magazine for 'people who happen to be parents’ FROME DANCEFEST 2019 Dance like Everyone’s watching! Story Garden Renovation Our beautiful new summerhouse! World Book Day Let's celebrate juicy words! Around The World in 90 Minutes! Visitors flock to Norton st. Philip from all around the globe! A day in Ancient Greece. Greek slaves, Gods/Goddesses, heroes and mythical beasts celebrated a day in Ancient Greece. Spaceship 'Stemgineers' The children's finished spacecraft are a celebration of creativity. Swimming Success Congratulations to our Year 4 Swimming Team A Merry Little Christmas Their singing was beautiful and brought smiles, laughter and tears to our packed audience. A Recipe for Christmas A truly delicious experience, a real show stopper of a performance in which everyone was a star bake... Magical Marvellous Makery Wonka Challenge Results 2018 Children bravely and enthusiastically accepted a challenge to become entrepreneurs for a month. What an amazing set of results! Excellent standards in teaching and learning due to single year group classes! Gymnastics Workshop for Wild Things Class Fabulous morning at Liberty Gymnastics. SASP Football Tournament Report Very well done Team Rode and Norton! Remembrance Day Parade Remembrance Day Parade Anti-bullying Week - 12th Nov - 16th Nov We will be taking part in Anti-Bullying Week in collaboration with the Anti-Bullying Alliance. Elmer Class trip to Bath Literature Festival The vegtastic characters delighted and inspired the children. Year 3 trip to Bath Literature Festival We met the amazing characters in the book who gave us a brief history of music and hairstyles! Week old calf Budding farmers learn about feeding this special calf. Heads in clay BFG class have designed and made giant’s heads out of clay. Sensational ‘Big Top Scrapbook’ Performance Our tremendous troupe of circus performers! On your marks, get set, go! Move over Usain Bolt! Grand Library Opening Author, Elen Caldecott opens newly refurbished library. BFG and Wild Things trip to Farleigh Castle BFG and Wild Things castle invasion! Selwood Academy presents Bugsy Malone The children gave it rave reviews! Royal Cake Cutting Gruffalo Class invited Pre-school to a Royal Wedding tea to taste the wedding cakes they had baked. Poster Competition Forty-nine pupils entered the Keep Rode Tidy poster competition Reception Castle Invasion! Gruffalo Class had a fabulous visit to Farleigh Hungerford Castle in the glorious sunshine. Elmer Class Poem Elmer Class poem is on display as part of the Bath Festival! Words on the Streets Story Trail will be launched as part of The Bath Festival Writing Competition Winners Congratulations to Lola in Year 4 and the whole of Elmer Class (Year 1).