Year 5

Y5 Kingsway

Y5 Kingsway

Year 5 enjoyed their residential trip to Kingsway in March. They participated in lots of adventurous activities including gorge walking, tree climbing and raft building. It was a great opportunity for pupils to challenge themselves and try out new activities, as well as showing excellent team building skills and encouragement for one another. We all… Continue Reading

Y5 Primary Engineering

Y5 Primary Engineering

As part of the Primary Engineering Project, Y5 had two visits this week aimed at finding out more about engineering and careers. Firstly, a parent from our school came in to talk to the children about the medical profession and becoming a brain surgeon. The children asked lots of interesting questions and were fascinated when… Continue Reading

Hoops4Health Winners

Hoops4Health Winners

Congratulations to our Y5 basketball team who won the regional final in the Newcastle Eagles Hoops4Health tournament. It was such an amazing opportunity to play in front of a full crowd at the Vertu Motors Arena, home to The Newcastle Eagles. All of the children displayed excellent basketball skills and sporting values. Continue Reading

Year 5 Art

Year 5 Art

Year 5 looked at ‘Talking Textiles’ for their art work this term. They researched different tapestries and artists who use textiles in their work before learning skills such as sticking, sewing, stitching and creating effects. Finally, they produced their own textile scene from the story Beowulf. Continue Reading

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

Safer Internet Day 2022

Safer Internet Day 2022

Safer Internet Day is celebrated globally in February each year to promote the safe and positive use of digital technology for children and young people, and to inspire a national conversation about using technology responsibly, respectfully, critically, and creatively. Safer Internet Day 2022 is on Tuesday 8th February and will be celebrated with the theme… Continue Reading