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Year 6 Mental Health Awareness Week

Year 6 Mental Health Awareness Week

Year 6 have enjoyed a week of fun and educational activities both inside and out of the classroom, as part of Mental health Awareness Week. All activities were based around the theme of this week: ‘Nature’ and included making observational drawings of nature in the style of Geoff Slater, a class walk through Jesmond Dene… Continue Reading

Phonics fun in Year 1

Phonics fun in Year 1

Today the children were recapping the diagraph ‘ie’, they played a dice game to practice reading lots of words containing this sound. The children had to roll a dice and read the word that matched the number. It was super to hear the class working with their learning partners and confidently segmenting and the blending… Continue Reading

Earth Day in Year 1

Earth Day in Year 1

Year 1 learnt all about what happens to rubbish after it is thrown away. They were very interested in the process of recycling and were keen to share what they knew about this subject in a lively class discussion. The children then went out into Forst School and shared their views on our wonderful world… Continue Reading

Rainbow Challenges

Rainbow Challenges

This week Year One were set as series of challenges covering a variety of subjects. R.E. – The children were asked to complete a collage expressing how they think God loves the world and the people in it. Maths – The children practiced counting numbers up to 20 by counting pasta into a bag. The… Continue Reading

Year 2: The Last Supper

Year 2: The Last Supper

Year 2 children have now started their new R.E. topic: Eucharist-Relating: Thanksgiving. For our first session, children discussed and answered questions about being thankful. Children said they were thankful for their parents, teachers and school dinners! For our second learning focus, children read aloud the story of the Last Supper. Before hand, children discussed and… Continue Reading

Hoops4Health Finals

Hoops4Health Finals

One of our Year 5 teams progressed from the main group stage of the Hoops4Health programme competition and reached the Newcastle Finals on Friday night. The team played their semi-final on the Newcastle Eagles court before their main game at 7.30pm. It was an evenly contested match against a local middle school -a great achievement… Continue Reading