Our amazing fish tank!

Today during lunchtime, the children from Reception class and Year 1 decided to make a fish tank out of Lego bricks and waffles! The waffles made up the barrier of the tank and the Lego bricks were turned into fish food! The children added fish at the end and were so...

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The Longest Carrot Ever!

On our school trip to Tesco yesterday, we learnt that the longest carrot ever grown was 5.8 metres! Today in maths we used tape measures to show how long this record-breaking carrot was. We were very surprised to see how long it was! We lined up a packet of carrots...

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Our Trip to Tesco!

This morning Year 3 enjoyed a trip to Tesco... but it wasn't any ordinary shopping trip to Tesco! We were very excited to go 'behind-the-scenes' and go to places not normally open to the public. First we visited the bakery and found out how bread is made in the...

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Geordie Dialect

Today in Year 2 we have been looking at what the term 'Geordie' means. We talked about what phrases we might hear outside of school such as; Bairn, Canny and Doon. We then looked at some Geordie songs including; The Fog on the Tyne, Dance to thy Daddy, The Lambton...

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In science we have been learning about the weather. This week we have looked at the Sun, we went out into the yard and drew around each other using chalk to see what our shadows look like. We learnt that shadows change throughout the day depending on where the sun is...

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Durham Cathedral and Durham Light Infantry

Year 5 went to the Durham Light Infantry and Durham Cathedral.At the DLI the children looked at artifacts from World War II and investigated local people that were alive during WWII by using primary and secondary sources.At Durham Cathedral the children found out...

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This term, Year 5 went to Kingswood. They stayed over for 2 whole nights and it was an amazing opportunity.  The children got to take part in lots of different activities such as; wall climbing, archery, fire lighting and so much more! All the children had a fantastic...

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  • October 22, 2018Half Term
  • October 31, 2018Boxercise - years 2 and 3
  • November 1, 2018Disco
  • November 2, 2018Boxercise years 4, 5, 6
  • November 7, 2018Boxercise - years 2 and 3
  • November 9, 2018Boxercise years 4, 5, 6
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Mrs Lesley Steele: Head Teacher
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St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School
Derwentwater Road
Gateshead NE8 2HQ
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