Events and Visits




Nursery have had an exciting week as we discovered lots about space.  To help us with our space themed week we read the story of Whatever Next by Jill Murphy.  Using our creative and technology skills we have constructed rockets, planets and spacecraft using a variety...

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Year 4 STEM Week

We have had a great week in Year 4 taking part in a range of activities based around the STEM topic of Space. We built different types of space buggies and made rockets which we shot into the air. Mr Thorogood told us about his previous career in engineering and how...

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Able Science day

Today children from Year 2 and 3 attended a 'bugs and stuff' rainforest workshop with Guy Tansley. Firstly, they watched a slideshow of the various rainforests that Guy had visited. They looked at the different layers of a rainforest and the different animals within...

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The Thought Foundation

We have been reading the story of Billy’s Bucket by Kes Gray and Garry Parsons. The thought foundation helped nursery create some wonderful under the sea art .  Using sponges, bubble wrap and fruit netting and a variety of different shades of blue, green and white we...

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Rules for Living

Pastor Jonny from Hillsong Church came into Year 3 to talk to the children about John 13:34. He firstly gave context to the verse so answered the questions: who said the verse, when did Jesus say the verse, who did Jesus say the verse to, why did he say the verse to...

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Year 4 visit the Great North Museum

Year 4 had a thoroughly enjoyable time visiting the Great North Museum where they took part in an Ancient Greek Warrior workshop. They learned about the clothing Hoplites would wear and how they would go into battle. Following this they took part in an artifact hunt...

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Year 4 Easter Egg hunt

As a treat for all of their hard work this term, year 4 took part in their own Easter egg hunt around the outside classroom. It was great fun and an enjoyable experience for all. [gallery columns="5"...

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Miles for MIND

Well done to our Early Years children, staff and parents for running a mile for MIND this morning! It was so lovely to have so many people running in support of the mental health charity. We all really enjoyed taking part and raising money for such a great cause. We...

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  • May 27, 2019Summer Half Term
  • June 10, 2019Year 1 Phonics Assessments
  • June 10, 2019Year 4 Achievement Assembly 9am
  • June 17, 2019Year 3 Achievement Assembly 9am
  • June 17, 2019Year 6 Residential to Holy Island
  • June 24, 2019Year 2 Achievement Assembly 9am
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Mrs Lesley Steele: Head Teacher
Mrs Kathryn Miller: School Business Manager

St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School
Derwentwater Road
Gateshead NE8 2HQ
(0191) 477 2690

(Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm)

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