Broomlands Primary School

Kelso - Scottish Borders

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Day 1 ...

Everyone arrived safely after a good journey.  Lunch today was baked potatoes or wraps.

Activities this afternoon include Bushcraft - firelighting, orienteering, buggy build and problem solving. After dinner children will take part in a Trail of Mystery before going to bed for an early night (hopefully!)

 

Menu for Monday - Pie in the Sky

Lunch

jacket potates and filling

Baguette or wrap

Soup of the day

Pasta of the day

Salad bar/fruit

 

 

Dinner

Chicken Pie

Sausages

Vegateab;e pie

Mash potatoes

Seasonal veg

gravy

salad bar/fruit

Brownies

 

Day 2....

Everyone slept well and were all raring to get to breakfast this morning.

After a wet night the weather has cleared and outside activities for today include: abseiling, fencing, side-by-side, nightline, problem solving and scrapheap challenge.

The dry weather didn't last for long so lets just say that the waterproofs have been well and truly tested!!!!  Not that the kids are complaing :)

Everyone has a "can do attitude" and are encouraging everyone to try all the activities.

 

Menu for Tuesday - Anerican Diner

 

Breakfast

Sausage

hash brown potatoes

baked beans

scrambled eggs

selection of cereals

fruit compote

yoghurt

toast

fruit

 

Lunch

Jacket potato and fillin

sausage roll

soup of the day

pasta of the day

salad bar/fruit

 

Dinner

Beef burger

Hot dog

Vegetarian burger

cheese

fries

corn on the cob

sala bar/fruit

Doughnuts

 

 

Everyone exhausted after a long day (and after eating all this food!) so lights off early tonight.

 

Day 3....

Again everyone slept well and nobody missing home (well not too much). After breakfast and tiding dorms activities today are fencing, obstacle challenge, archery. 3G swing, nightline and zip wire.  Weather mixed - mostly rain again.

 

Kids all testing themselves and staff are very proud that everone has managed to push themselves to do things they didn't think they could do.  Lots of team work going on and lots of encouragement.

 

Menu for Wednesday - The Italian Job

 

Breakfast

Same as Tuesday

 

Lunch

Same as Tuesday

 

Dinner

Beef lasagne

Chicken ratouille

Vegetable pasta pomme

Seasonal vegetables

Garlice bread

salad bar/fruit

Ice cream

 

After dinner kids will take part in the campfire and will get marshamallows and hot chocolate.

 

More tomorrow....

Day 4....

Good morning from sunny Dukeshouse Wood.

Everyone enjoyed the campfire and quiz last night and there was not a peep from anyone  after nights were turned off!!!

Lots of fun things to do today which include shelter building, zipwire, fire lighting, obstacle challenge, leap of faith, 3G swing and after dinner it is the highlight of the week THE DISCO.

 

The menu for Thursday is - Home from Home

Breakfast

Same as Tuesday

 

Lunch

Same as Tuesday

 

Dinner

Hunter's BBQ chicken

Pork loin

Hunter's quorn

Herb diced potatoes

seasonal vegetable

gravy

salad bar/fruit

fruit crumble

 

Further updates tomorrow and photos to follow.

 

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