Mini Vinnies

Many thanks to all of our Mini Vinnies and those who supported them. Their trek along the Roman Wall raised a fantastic £303.10

Well done everyone. This will be donated to UNICEF to protect children in danger.

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European Artists

This half term, Year 4 have been studying the work of six European artists. They have studied their work, discussed what they liked and disliked and tried to emulate their styles in artwork of their own. When the class looked at the work of Michelangelo, they were surprised to find his most famous work was painted…Continue Reading

Gateshead College Team Valley

On Wednesday 5th July Year 5 visited Gateshead College. During our visit the children got to experience first hand at how to be a mechanic, the children did a range of activities which included, spray painting a door, jacking up a car and participated in various puzzles. The children thoroughly enjoyed their day!     …Continue Reading

And…action!

Over the past few weeks, Year 4 have been looking at playscripts in their Literacy lessons. They have adapted a book into a play script, written their own and practiced performing in a group using a script. Here are some photos of the class performing the story of St George and the Dragon, from the…Continue Reading

Fun in the sun at South Shields

Last week Year 1 enjoyed an end of year treat by visiting South Shields on one of the sunniest days of the year. The children have been learning about seaside environments in their Geography lessons and they have been writing seaside poems in Literacy. We began the day by exploring forces at South Marine Park…Continue Reading

Food Technology in Year 1.

Year 1’s technology project this half term has been to make a delicious fruit salad. The children had lots of fun selecting and tasting which  fruits they would like to put into their own salad. They learned how to prepare food and how to keep their hands, equipment and surfaces clean before working with food.…Continue Reading

Arts Award Discover

Over the last term, Year 1 have been working towards achieving Arts Award Discover which is a national qualification run alongside Trinity College. It offers the children the chance to develop creativity, communication and leadership skills in the arts. Discover is the first level which starts the children’s arts adventure. In Part A they discover…Continue Reading

Year 6 Leavers’ Assembly

It is with sadness that we said goodbye to our Year 6 children today.  They have been the most incredible group of children  – right through our school – from Nursery to Year 6. We wish them all the happiness and success for the future.  Once again, they showed us their talents, at our Leavers’…Continue Reading

More photos from Holy Island

Yes, I know…we all came back tired but is it any wonder?Look at everything we did! A great time had by all and what a fantastic group of children to share a magical time with! Good Luck Year 6 You have made us so proud!                                           …Continue Reading

National Glass Centre

Years 3 and 4 visited the National Glass Centre in Sunderland this week. Whilst there we had the opportunity to create our own glass mosaic tile, witness some glass being blown and also take part in some science experiments! It was a busy and engaging day and all the children seemed to have learned lots…Continue Reading