Las week Y2 students visited the Tower of Hercules and the Castle of San Anton. With this visit, our Year 2 students were able to consolidate the knowledge they have acquired in class in recent weeks about the city of A Coruña. In this excursion they discovered curiosities about two of the most emblematic monuments of […]
Our Reception students went this week on a guided tour of the Santa Cruz Castle, they had a fascinating walk around the historical, cultural and natural heritage of our region. In the surroundings of the castle, located on an island, we can find an ecosystem of great autochthonous wealth. We found different elements on the […]
Our summer camp students went on a trip this week to Aquaciencia, a didactic outdoor park situated in the central Reina Sofia park in Ferrol. It is an original space dedicated exclusively to one of the main elements of our planet: water. With this visit our summer camp children enjoyed an educational trip where they […]
Last week, the Nursery and Reception children of our Summer Camp had a fun and interesting trip to the O Ventoso Farm in A Laracha, were they emjoyed a day full of fun activities and looking after the animals. During the visit, the youngest of our Summer Campers carried out typical activities of a farm, […]
This Monday the CBS Summer Camp 2018 kicked off with more than 160 boys and girls between 4 and 10 years of age, who will enjoy a complete linguistic immersion program in English through sports, workshops, activities and cultural experiences in our facilities at A Zapateira They will also make many outings and excursions throughout […]
Last week, our Year 2 and Year 3 students made an interesting visit to Castro de Elviña. With this visit, our students were able to put into practice the knowledge acquired in class about the different stages of History and its main characteristics. With the help of two experienced guides, our students discovered many curiosities […]
The Year 2 Sharks and the Year 3 Wolves visited the O Burgo Botanical Gardens to look at all of the beautiful plants. We particularly enjoyed seeing the difference between the native plants of Galicia and the ones that had been imported. Some were really beautiful! This term in Science, the Wolves are learning about […]
Last week, Year 1 went on a trip to the Aquarium in Coruña as part of our ‘Seaside’ topic. We had a good look around the aquarium, exploring all the different types of marine life. We saw lots of different types of fish, an octopus, some crabs and some starfish. We were very brave when […]
This week, Year 1 went on a trip to Santa Margarita Park, in the heart of Coruña. We went as part of our topic ´Park Life´. In class we have been learning about all the different features of the park and we enjoyed finding all of the different things around the park. We did some […]
Yesterday the Sharks visited the Tower of Hercules and the Castle of San Anton. With this visit, our Year 2 students were able to consolidate the knowledge they have acquired in class in recent weeks about the city of A Coruña. In this excursion they discovered curiosities about two of the most emblematic monuments of […]
This week the Sharks visited Marcelle Zoo in Lugo. They had a great time learning about the animals and especially enjoyed seeing the lynxes and wolves. It was wonderful to be able to see lots of the African animals that we had been learning about up close.
Last week, our Year 1 and Year 2 students had a very interesting trip to the Galician Image Arts Centre, where they had the opportunity to watch the film “Snow and the magic trees”. This movie is a compilation of four short films with a theme centered on nature and trees, which tells stories about […]
As part of our Kings and Queens topic, Year 1 visited the Museo Belas Artes in Coruña. We looked at lots of different paintings in lots of different styles. We also looked at lots of portraits of Kings and Queens throughout history. At the end of the trip, we even got to design our own […]
Last week the Caterpillars and the Butterflies enjoyed a wonderful day out to a Toy Museum (MELGA). There they discovered more than 4,000 games and toys from various historical periods. The first part of the tour was learning about toys and games from prehistoric times to the modern era. The second part of the tour […]
Y3 students of Coruña British School made a trip to the center of the city where they had the opportunity to consolidate all they have learnt in the subject of Geography in an interactive way. The students enjoyed and learnt a lot on this trip. It allowed them to take a closer look at common […]
After our visit to the Archaeological Museum in Vilalba, the Wolves went to visit some real sites. At the first site, a protective cave used by ancient hunters at night. Here we are looking for rocks to make tools (arrow heads, spear heads and cutting tools) like the tools used in the Stone Age. We […]
On Thursday 28th September, Year 1 went on an exciting trip to the Domus museum in the heart of A Coruña, as part of our topic “Marvellous me”. We all had fun trying out the different science experiments and exploring how our body works. The children behaved very well and learned a lot of new […]
Coruña British School say goodbye to the Summer Camp with a theme week dedicated to the fascinating animal world that we can meet through a zoo. Our child have done a lot of crafts throughout the week, like a precious pandas made with paint and a fork. In addition, they were able to put into […]
Last week we made an entertaining visit to the Naval Museum of Ferrol. The children of our Summer Camp were able to learn more about the history and culture of the naval. Naval equipment, artillery, ship models, nautical instruments, flags or cartography were some of the jewels that were discovered in the museum. In addition, […]
Our York students celebrated a fantastic and well-deserved party this week at Arrecife Park as a reward for an excellent academic year! The students of the winning House of Coruña British School spent a very fun morning playing in this park. Congratulations guys! Keep working in this direction!
On Thursday 1st June, the Year 1 Lions went on an exciting trip to the Aquarium, as part of our seaside topic. We saw lots of different types of sea life, including fish we can find in the sea around Galicia, tropical fish, crabs, an octopus and even a shark! We were also very lucky […]
The Lions had another amazing trip this week! This time we went to the park, as part of our topic “park life”. We had a look at all the different things we could find at the park, collected some interesting leaves and took some tree rubbings. We also had fun on the playground and enjoyed […]
On May 18th our Tigers visited Abegondo to watch Real Club Deportivo de A Coruna train. In addition to watching their idols train, our Tigers were fortunate enough to be able to chat with them and have them sign autographs. Thank you Super Depor!
Last Wednesday, our Nursery, Reception and Year 1 children went to the Colon Theatre to see the classic tale of Peter Pan. They really enjoyed the play and the adventures of Peter Pan, Wendy and the lost children and their battle against Captain Hook.
Our children from the Ladybird and Bumblebee classes visited the Muncyt Museum this week. The trip was related to this terms topic of Transport. There they were shown different means of transport, they enjoyed the nus ride to the museum and were able to make their own helicopter and see it fly at the workshop […]
On Monday our Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 students went to the Colon Theatre to see the opera The Magic Flute. It is an adaptation for children of the famous Mozart Opera which premiered in Viena in 1791. The children really enjoyed the show!
On the 12th January, the Lions took another exciting trip – this time to the Fundación María José Jove art gallery. We looked at lots of different types of paintings and sculptures. We also learned lots about abstract art! We also worked together to make a large piece of art. We may have some artists […]
As part of our topic “Winter Wonderland”, the Lions had an exciting trip to the Ice Skating rink! We absolutely loved our hour on the ice! Some of us used the penguins to help us around the ice, but some of us were really brave and tried skating all by ourselves! What a wonderful adventure […]
The tigers enjoyed visiting the museum María José Jove. We learnt about the language of art and the different forms that it can take. There were two new languages that we learnt – realism and abstract – and we now know how to use these languages to help us to understand a painting. We also […]
The lion class had a very exciting trip to the Domus museum, in the heart of A Coruña. We have been learning all about ourselves and our bodies, so we really enjoyed playing and exploring the museum. We even got to stand inside a model heart to see how it works!
The Butterflies and Caterpillars went on their first trip in Reception.They visited Fundación María José Jove and learnt many things about art! They felt the smooth and rough sides of a marble sculpture, they saw a painting by Picasso and they even slept in a forest bedroom! At the end of the trip, they painted […]
As part of this terms topic (Seasides) the butterfly class went to the aquarium. we had the opportunity to see many of the sea creatures that we have been learning about. We also got to see the seals being fed and a shark! It was a fantastic trip to end the year. As always the […]
The Nursery children, Bumblebees and Ladybirds, enjoyed a lovely morning in Jardiland Garden Centre consolidating all they have learnt in their topic of Growing Plants. They saw many, many plants including cacti, venus fly traps, elephant feet, strawberry bushes, lettuce, tomatoes and roses. There were some animals too and some children were lucky enough to […]
Yesterday the whole School had a fantastic time at Colon Theatre. The children really enjoyed the play Swan Lake as well as going on the bus! Their behaviour was excellent and we were really proud to receive an email l from the theatre company informing us how great the children were. We hope to visit […]
The Ladybirds and the Bumblebees went to Muncyt on Tuesday 5th April to consolidate their work on Transport. It was great fun travelling on the bus. We all behaved very well, listening to the museum guide who explained to us about aeroplanes and how they have changed over the years. We liked going inside the […]
Our Ladybird and Bumblebee classes are going on a trip to visit the Muncyt museum (National science and technology museum) of A Coruña. This trip is related to last terms topic of Transport. In the Muncyt museum the children will be able to see a locomotive, an aeroplane cockpit, a wing, turbine and a black […]
Butterflies had lots of fun this term learning about hot and cold countries. They also learnt about hot and cold materials as well as learning about Arctic explorers. Getting ready for Christmas… At CBS we are all really excited about christmas. The children have been busy practising for the Christmas concert aswell as making cards […]