Year 1 and 2 Intra House Competition

Over the last half term Year 1 and Year 2 have been learning new skills in football during our PE lessons. We have both been learning to control the ball, pass the ball, dribble the ball and aim to score a goal. We have had lots of fun competing against each other in...

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Year 4 Beamish Trip

As part of our Bensham Tram Smash topic we visited Beamish where we became investigators, deciding on who was to blame for the terrible accident. We then took a tram ride down a bank which was of similar steepness to Bensham Bank, it made us think of how the...

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Nursery have been learning a lot about  numbers as an extension to our Number Day. The children really enjoy looking, using and talking about numbers in their environment . We had a very tricky fraction problem which we needed to solve on number day,  Biscuit  Bear...

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Teddy bears picnic

This half term we have been reading stories about bears, including The Everywhere bear and We're going on a bear hunt. We have been comparing old and new bears and have even been on a bear hunt ourselves! Today in Reception class we were so excited to be able to bring...

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Year 2 Visit to Las Iguanas!

As we are learning about South America and Ecuador, we visited Las Iguanas to taste some South American food such as quesadillas, nachos, chilli con carne and churros. We found out all about the ingredients and dishes native to South America and we really enjoyed...

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South American Animal Art

Year 2 enjoyed a visit from a real artist called Zoe Allen who works closely with the Baltic. We used watercolour paint to create some artwork inspired by South American animals. We chose appropriate colours and different techniques such as using straws to blow paint...

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Year 1 Meet ‘That History Bloke’

This half term in our History lessons we have been learning about the life of Florence Nightingale and the changes she made to the hospital in Scutari. We know that the changes Florence made mean we can go to clean hospitals today. We were very lucky and had a visit...

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  • March 22, 2019Parent Meetings
  • March 25, 2019Year 1 Achievement Assembly
  • April 1, 2019Film Night
  • April 1, 2019Reception Achievement Assembly
  • April 2, 2019Year 3 First Communion/Easter Service 9am
  • April 5, 2019Open Morning for parents
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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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