Year 6

Mrs Crawley, Mr Thorogood, Miss Lishman and Mr Howarth

Welcome to year 6! Our teachers are Mrs Crawley, Mr Thorogood and Miss Lishman. In Year 6 we are learning about Frozen Kingdom and Revolution. In Frozen Kingdom we will be looking at the differences between the Arctic and the Antarctic; and in Revolution we will be investigating the Industrial Revolution. Please visit our page and see what we are up to.

Year 6 Summer Overview

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Year 6 Leavers

It has been our pleasure to nurture and teach the class of 2017 through the years. We will miss their smiles, tales, laughter, grazed knees, tears, tantrums and how much they have been a part of our lives. We wish them all the best in the future and hope they pop in...

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St Aidan’s Got Talent

Year 6 performed their own St Aidan's Got Talent to their peers and parents. Future stars emerged in the art of magic, singing and dancing! The audience were wowed and we are so proud of every one of our...

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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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Year 6 adventure to Talkin Tarn

Year 6 were very fortunate to visit Talkin Tarn where they took part in a range of team building activities. They practiced their archery skills, tried to find a safe route through a huge spider web, climbed through an impassable wall, and had great fun playing games...

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Only Girls Allowed on Tour

St. Aidan's choir group "Only Girls Allowed" began their tour this week at the Marriot Hotel for the NSPCC Charity Womens Event. It was a great turn out for the girls and a brilliant audience, with Abba covers being a huge hit among the fans.   [gallery...

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Year 6 Holy Trip Visit

This week, Year 6 had a residential, five day stay at Holy Island. During the week, we went on Island walks, took part in an Island investigation, had a day on the beach and played games and sports activities outdoors. Luckily, we only had one short burst of rain all...

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Year 6 Leaver’s Service at Durham Cathedral

The children in Year 6 were invited to Durham Cathedral to take part in a Leaver's Service with schools from the local area. They took part in a range of activities reflecting on their time at St Aidan's and looking to the future, before joining the main service. A...

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Year 6 Countdown maths

Year 6 were given a Countdown style maths problem by Mr Thorogood. After lots of calculations, they were still finding it tricky so turned to Rachel Riley from Countdown to give some tips. Rachel promptly replied through twitter which led to two of the children...

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Victorian house making

As part of our DT topic, we designed and created our own Victorian houses out of cardboard. We experimented with ways of attaching each piece together, and then painted them to look like slums. Take a look at the process we went through below:...

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Science Week at St. Aidan’s!

This week at St. Aidan's, we have been celebrating science week with lots of fun activities for all of our classes to get involved in. We spent a great amount of time learning in the outdoors and taking trips to museums for science workshops throughout the week! Each...

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  • July 24, 2017Summer 2017
  • September 4, 2017School Opens at 8:40am
  • October 6, 2017Year 4 Robinwood Trip
  • October 13, 2017Brand New eSafety Show (KS1 & KS2)
  • December 15, 2017Christmas Panto - Dick Whittington (KS1 & KS2)
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Mrs Lesley Steele: Head Teacher
Mrs Linda Pooley: 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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