PE

Cross Country Championships

Cross Country Championships

Congratulations to all the children who competed in the Newcastle Catholic Schools’ Cross Country Conpetition. They were all fantastic and ran like the wind! The two teams were made up of a Y3/4 Girls’ team and a Y3/4 Boys’ team. A special well done to Anais Gamesby who came first in her race, as well as taking home the 1st team trophy for the Y3/4 Girls’ race. Well done to everyone- you should be proud of yourselves.

Swimming Success

Last Friday 16 children from KS2 took part in the annual Newcastle East End Swimming Gala and won a very impressive array of medals. Pupils in Years 3 and 4 accumulated 5 medals between them, ranging from gold to bronze. They came 2nd overall in their group which was a great achievement. The pupils in Years 5 and… Continue Reading

P.E. Multi-skills – Year 2

P.E. Multi-skills – Year 2 World Book Day at St. Teresa’s was a busy day, none-the-less, Year 2 still found time to stretch their legs in Phil’s multi-skills session! Children focused on stretching techniques and learnt about the need to stretch and warm-up their muscles before exercise. Other focus areas included: running, walking, jumping, balance… Continue Reading

Dance Club

Dance Club

Some of the children in Key Stage One have been working extremely hard over the past few weeks to learn a routine in our after school Dance Club. They have worked on many new skills including adding their own freestyle elements. At the end of the six week block their families were invited into school to watch a performance.… Continue Reading

Hockey

Hockey

Year 5 have been working hard all of this term to improve their hockey skills. Access Coaching have been helping them to develop their techniques and teaching them about the rules of the game. The children have really enjoyed the sessions and some of them even took part in a competition . Continue Reading

Jazz Ballet in Year 2

Jazz Ballet in Year 2 Children in Year 2 had their very first taste of Jazz Ballet, today! In this session, children explored movement and focused on exercise techniques such as stretching, running, and jumping. The children also took part in a variety of different games designed to explore the movement of the body –… Continue Reading

Snow education!

Snow education!

On Friday morning Reception and Year 1 made the most of the snow in our school grounds. Year 1 built an igloo under the canvas just of our main playground. There was plenty of discussion around the best way to build the igloo and Mr Gowdy was asking the children what 3D shapes they were… Continue Reading