Local Songs

As our topic is all about Big Cities and Bright Lights we were very lucky when a band who sings local songs came into school . The band was amazing and taught us how to play percussion instruments and  sing the Blaydon Races.        

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Durham Light Infantry Museum

Year 4 visited Durham Light Infantry Museum as part of their World War 1 project.  When they arrived they were met by a member of staff, who put them through a drill and marched them into the museum.  Inside, the museum was set out like trenches so you could...

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Gateshead Tram Crash

We have been very busy in year 4 with our World War 1 project.  We all went for a walk around Bensham retracing facts we have been learning about the people and events of the Gateshead tram crash.  We looked at old buildings that would have been there at the time of...

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Beamish Museum

As part of our World War 1 project, year 4 visited Beamish Museum.  We looked around the museum and recorded how people lived during World War 1.  Also, we took part in a re-enactment of the Gateshead tram crash.  We discovered Ravensworth Terrace has been rebuilt at...

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World War 1Project

Year 4  were introduced to their World War 1 project with a visit from That History Bloke Richard Stephenson.  We started off by being given an envelope which contained a jigsaw.  Next, we pieced it together to reveal a gravestone with the name of a soldier who had...

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Stay and Play

Thank you to all of our parents and carers who came to Nursery this morning for our stay and play session. It is hard to say who had more fun the children or the parents ! We look forward to our next stay and play date very soon....

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Down on the farm!

Yesterday Nursery had a visit to Bill Quay farm, We had a great time looking at all of the baby animals, some had only just been born. We had a lovely morning and would like to thank all of our parent helpers who came along...

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Chocolate Crispy Cakes

We have been learning to write and follow instructions this week as part of our Literacy lesson. We all followed a set of instructions to make crispy cakes. They were delicious!!!!     We also observed the eclipse today which was a very memorable day for us...

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  • March 29, 2018Easter Disco
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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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