Author Archives: Mrs K MacKenzie

Year 5 Science

Year 5 Science

We have been learning about the phases of the moon in science this week. The children enjoyed making their own models showing the different phases using Oreo cookies.

Friday 5 Minute Friendships

Friday 5 Minute Friendships

Wellbeing Ambassador Blog During Mr Turner’s Friday Assembly on 1 October, our Y4 and Y5 Wellbeing Ambassadors introduced us to CONNECT which is part of the 5 Ways to Wellbeing. They set us a challenge to connect with each other on the yard and they introduced Friday 5 Minute Friendships. The first conversations took place… Continue Reading

Wellbeing Ambassador Blog

Wellbeing Ambassador Blog

Wellbeing Ambassador Blog  –  Friday 1st October This week posters have been going up along the corridors showing everyone in school the children’s version of our Wellbeing Vision Statement. The Wellbeing  Ambassadors have also spoken to their class about it, asking them to try their best to live out the statements on it. There are… Continue Reading

Y5 Science

Y5 Science

Year 5 have been learning about forces in science this half term. They have used their new knowledge about gravity, air resistance, water resistance, friction, levers and pulleys to carry out investigations. The children have chosen enquiry questions to investigate, planned their own tests, carried them out and analysed the results to draw their own… Continue Reading

The Wellbeing Award for Schools

The Wellbeing Award for Schools

St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School has recently committed to working towards achieving the Wellbeing Award for Schools. Developed in partnership with the National Children’s Bureau (NCB), the WAS is intended to help us prepare and equip ourselves to promote emotional wellbeing and positive mental health across the whole-school community. Both NCB and St Teresa’s share… Continue Reading