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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STEM week in Year 1

Year 1 have had a very exciting week taking part in activities based around the STEM topic of Space. We designed,built and experimented with different types of space rockets which we tried to shoot into the air. Some of our rockets shot straight into the air and we...

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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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Artist in Year 5

This afternoon in Year 5 we started our 11 week art project with  artist Chris. Our first lesson was how to work with clay.  We designed and created lots of various pottery pieces. What a fantastic afternoon we all have had! [gallery...

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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

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