Science Week in Nursery

What a busy week we have had in Nursery this week celebrating Science Week. On Monday, we enjoyed a trip to the Discovery Museum where we had great fun playing with water in the Tyne Water Play area. We explored different ways to move boats and other objects down the...

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Year 2’s Trip to the Great North Museum

Today Year 2 visited the Great North Museum to take part in an animals and habitats workshop, as part of Science Week. We discovered how animals have adapted to different habitats and climates. Then we explored the gallery using multi-sensory bags based on different...

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Light and Shadow

As part of Science Week, Year 3 went to a workshop at the Centre for Life in Newcastle yesterday. It was all about Light and Shadow, which we know quite a bit about from our last science topic 'Mirror Mirror'. We took part in lots of fun activities and experiments and...

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RNLI Grace Darling Museum

Yesterday, Year 2 visited the RNLI Grace Darling museum in Bamburgh as part of our Grace Darling history topic. After a very long bus ride, we arrived in sunny Bamburgh and enjoyed looking around the museum exhibit. We saw lots of Grace's old possessions including her...

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Forest School

As part of Science Week, this afternoon Year 2 enjoyed spending time in the Outdoor Classroom. We looked closely at nature and sketched still-life drawings of trees, flowers and rocks. We had lots of fun!...

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Outdoor Learning Day!

Early Years  had a wonderful end to the week by having an outdoor learning  day .Our parents and family came to enjoy the experience with us. We lit the storm kettle and made hot chocolate and roasted marshmallows on the fire. There were lots of activities that we...

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Healthy Packed Lunch Workshop

This morning, Year 2 joined Year 3 to take part in a Cooking 4 Life 'Healthy Packed Lunch' workshop. We learnt how to cook some delicious pasta salad using lots of healthy vegetables, and talked about the importance of healthy eating. We looked closely at the Eat Well...

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In preparation for taking their first Holy Communion in a few weeks time, eleven Year 3 children were today baptized at St Aidan's. Reverend Meg performed the service and the children were supported by their parents, godparents, family and school friends. It was a...

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