Taster Day at Kingsmeadow School

Year 5 have had an amazing day at Kingsmeadow School.  When we arrived, our fist lesson was an English lesson where we all had to create our own creature and write a description of it. Next, it was Maths, this was fun. We all had to solve problems around the classroom...

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A ‘bossy’ week in Year 1

Last week in Year 1 we have been learning to write instructions. To do this we had to use 'bossy' verbs so we got into character to do this and became Little Mr and Miss Bossy. We started by making jam sandwiches and making sure our instructions were in the correct...

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Year 2 really enjoyed their first Gymnastics lesson last week! The skills they learnt were; balancing and teddy bear rolls. Everyone is very excited for the next lesson to find out what new gymnastics skills they will learn! [gallery columns="2" size="medium"...

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Year 4 are back

Year 4 had a wonderful Christmas holiday spent with their families and friends.They came back to school refreshed and enthusiastic ready to start the new Spring term. In History and DT they will be studying the' Bensham Tram Crash' which happened 5th February...

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We are Gymnasts!

A big welcome back and we hope you all have had a wonderful and relaxing holiday. This half term in PE the topic is Gymnastics, the children are loving learning all of the the different balances, jumps and rolls. Everyone has been so confident and willing to try new...

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Italian Gesture

We were extremely fortunate to end our term last year with a special gift from our Italian counterparts. As the Christmas present box arrived, Year 5 could hardly hold in their excitement. We decided to open the wonderful presents as a group and felt quite overwhelmed...

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Press Pack

Last half-term, some of the children in Year 4 and 5 were involved in ‘Press Pack’ clubs. Working with former journalist, Melanie Cornish, the children learned research skills, interviewing techniques and writing skills to produce their own magazine. The articles...

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St Aidan’s Choir

On Monday 20th December, the St Aidan's choir took part in a Christmas singing competition at the Metrocentre. They were absolutely fantastic. They looked amazing in their Christmas dresses and their singing was out of this world! Well done girls, you should be very...

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Mrs Pooley’s Retirement

At the end of this term we are saying goodbye to Mrs Pooley. She has been a very important part of St Aidan's for the last 18 years and we give our heartfelt thanks for everything she has done for us all. We hope she has a wonderful retirement but we hope she will...

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  • January 18, 2018Year 2 and 3 Gymnastics
  • January 19, 2018Dance Festival Preparation
  • January 22, 2018Achievement Assembly - Choir and Leading Lights
  • January 24, 2018Year 2 and 3 Street Dance
  • January 25, 2018Year 2 and 3 Gymnastics
  • January 26, 2018Dance Festival Preparation
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Mrs Lesley Steele: Head Teacher
Mrs Linda Pooley: 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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