Entry to Communion

Some of the children in Year 3 have completed their Entry to Communion! For 5 weeks they attended classes with Reverend Meg who prepared them for their First Holy Communion. To add to the service all children in Year 3 performed a dance to celebrate the occasion. It...

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Today in Year 2 we were so lucky to have Eileen from 'For Paws' visit us with lots of different mini-beasts! We were able to hold and touch mini-beasts from; a Madagascan cockroach, a snail and a spider. We also held a corn snake and got the chance to meet some new...

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Hola Mexico!

Year 6 held a 'Mexican Day' yesterday after learning about the country and its culture all this half term. We dressed up and took part in traditional Mexican activities all day, including arts and crafts, songs and dances and cooking. Our families came in at the end...

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Happy Easter!

The children have been busy learning about the stations of the cross. Their work has been displayed in an exhibition  within school so that the children could  travel around the hall looking at each of the stations.  The children were given time to reflect upon the...

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This week in Year 2…

Today, Year 2 made Easter cards for their families. We talked about what Easter means and why it is celebrated. We also visited our outdoor classroom where we made clay poppies. After the Easter holidays, 'Muddy Fingers' will return with our poppies where we will hold...

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Muddy fingers

Muddy Fingers have been in school this week to help us make some clay poppies. Eventually we will be  planting them in our memorial garden to remember the fallen soldiers of  World War One . Nursery had great fun working with clay it was very messy...

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Memorial Poppies

In year 4 we have completed our World War 1 project.  We now have a Memorial Garden in our school. Today we took part in a workshop with Muddy Fingers where we made poppies from clay.  They are going to be glazed and when they are ready, we are going to add them to...

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Year 6 Remember

After studying World War I earlier this year, we were keen to help with the memorial garden in St Aidan's outdoor area. Today we got the chance to make ceramic poppies, similar to those seen at the Tower of London, with potters from Muddy Fingers. We enjoyed getting...

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Year 4 Quick Sticks Hockey Tournament

The children in Year 4 took part in an Inter School Quick Sticks Tournament with the winners being Tees! The children had a great time competing against each other and all took an active part, there was even a cameo appearance from Mr Thorogood!...

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  • April 23, 2018Year 2 Achievement Assembly
  • April 25, 2018KS1 Multiskills After school Club
  • April 26, 2018Years 5 and 6 NSPCC Workshops in Class
  • April 26, 2018Years 5 and 6 Cricket
  • April 27, 2018KS2 Multiskills After School Club
  • April 30, 2018Year 1 Achievement Assembly
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Mrs Lesley Steele: Head Teacher
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St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School
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Gateshead NE8 2HQ
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