Year 5

Mr Dunnigan and Miss Greenwell

Welcome to Year 5! Our teachers are Mr Dunnigan and Miss Greenwell. We hope you will visit our page regularly to see what we have been up to.


What an amazing way to start our new term.  Year 5 took part in an adventurous few days at Robin Wood. All of the children took part in every activity with great enthusiasm and motivation to pass boundaries beyond their own expectations.  They all conquered  their...

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Street Dance After School Club

Over the last half term we have been running a street dance after school club for Key Stage 1 and 2. The children have been practising different movements and working together as a group to put these movements together to create a dance over 6 weeks. Tonight Miss...

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Today in PE we put our netball skills we have been learning over the past 6 weeks in to action (as we had a inter-house competition). We competed in houses in an attackers vs defenders game. It was great fun putting all the skills into a competitive situation and...

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Harvest Festival

Reverend Meg opened our Harvest Festival by explaining to the children that we would be sending our food donations to the Gateshead Food Bank. The Bible reading was about people giving money to those in need. Jesus said it was not about those who gave the most money,...

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Year 5 European Day of Languages and more

Year 5 are excited to start their special role within our school this year, due to the links they maintain with various international partnerships. Our work with China and Italy has enabled St Aidan’s School to develop deep and meaningful connections with children, of...

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kingsmeadow Taster Day

Year 5 have had an amazing day at Kingmeadow School.  When we arrived, our first lesson was a science lesson where we all were given microscopes to look at cells of an onion.  Next, it was English, we all had to create our own creature and write a description of it. ...

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  • July 22, 2019Summer Holidays
  • September 2, 2019First day back for children
  • October 3, 2019Early Years Open Evening 4 - 5pm
  • October 21, 2019Half Term
  • December 23, 2019Christmas Break
  • February 17, 2020Half Term
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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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