History

Y5 Visit Jarrow Hall

Y5 Visit Jarrow Hall

Y5 have been learning about Anglo Saxons in history this term and they visited Jarrow Hall to find out all about Anglo Saxon life. They Discovered how Anglo Saxon people made their clothes, learned about laws and crime and punishment  In Anglo Saxon Britain and they visited an Anglo Saxon church. Continue Reading

Year 3 – History – Ancient Civilisations

Year 3 – History – Ancient Civilisations

Year 3 have been learning all about the significance of Ancient Civilisations – looking at the Ancient Sumers, the Ancient Egyptians, the Indus Valley, and the Shang Dynasty of China. Our first focus is the Ancient Sumers. Children have focused on some key concepts from this fascinating civilisation and learned about irrigation, the invention of… Continue Reading

Year 3 – Writing

Year 3 – Writing

Children have been learning how to write a brochure in our literacy lessons. The context was Newcastle and Gateshead. Children learned how to write persuasively by using persuasive adjectives, the power of three, direct address, photographs, personification, and rhetorical questions i.e. are you tired of sitting in front of the TV? Are you tired of… Continue Reading