Mrs Caffrey, Mrs Spoors and Mrs Houston-Stewart

Welcome to Nursery! Our teachers are Mrs Spoors, Mrs Houston-Stewart and Mrs Watson. We are busy welcoming lots of old and new friends into Nursery and learning about how we play together and follow instructions.

Spring Overview


Tiny Town

Today Nursery had our trip to Tiny Town. We  loved using all of their role play areas, such as the doctor's the shops,  the hairdresser's and the home. We got to dress up and drive the police cars.  Thank you to our parent and grandparent helpers for making the outing...

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Year 6 Leaver’s Eucharist

A beautiful summer's day welcomed our end of the year Eucharist, with a special theme of wishing our Year 6 children the best in the future. Reverend Meg led our service discussing what the children could hope for as they moved from one class to the next, and how we...

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Nursery have been learning about Thailand as part of our international week. We enjoyed learning about the food, elephants and the weather. We also learnt how to count to three with the help of one of our parents who very kindly came into talk to the class about...

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In R.E  we are learning about different celebrations.  This week we visited the chapel and took part in the christening of our baby doll, Aurora. She wore a long white christenings gown and a bonnet.  We also learnt about the godparents role and why the candle is an...

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Sock puppet dragons!

We were all very excited to create our very own dragons . We made our dragons from socks, buttons, card and lots of sequins. When our dragons were dry we enjoyed being story tellers and sharing our stories with our...

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We have been using the iPads to become photographers. First we had to find the correct programme to take the photo . Then we made sure our friend was in the correct place, using the square on the screen. Finally we operated the camera function to take the photo....

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In RE we have been learning about places of worship. Nursery visited the chapel in school, to find out what makes it such a special place. II   ...

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Foods from around the world

Nursery have been looking at different types of breakfasts from around the world. We tried pancakes with maple syrup from America, croissants from France, salami from Italy and tortilla, potato omelette from Spain. We all sampled the different foods and discovered we...

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We have  enjoyed  finding objects that are heavy and light around the classroom and at forest school. We have also used ourselves as balance scales to find the heaviest and lightest...

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  • December 15, 2017Christmas Panto - Dick Whittington (KS1 & KS2)
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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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