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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Year 2 Visit to Newcastle Castle

Today we thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Newcastle Castle as part of our 'Famous Queens' history topic. We explored the grounds of the castle including the Gatehouse, dungeons and Castle Keep before climbing to the very top where soldiers would shoot arrows to defend...

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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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  • June 17, 2019Year 6 Residential to Holy Island
  • June 19, 2019Year 1 and 2 Games club
  • June 20, 2019Karate Club
  • June 24, 2019Year 2 Achievement Assembly 9am
  • June 25, 2019Yoga Club
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Gateshead NE8 2HQ
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