Mini Vinnies at Rosewood Care Home

Last Friday our Mini Vinnie group went to Rosewood care home to spend time getting to know some of the residents. One of them was 92 years old

We told them all about ourselves and then we sang them a few songs. They were great joining in. We needed the words but they knew them by heart.

Lenten Fundraising

To all of our very generous families Many thanks for wonderful contribution you made towards our Lenten fundraising. Due to your generosity with money, time and  creativity, the children raised a staggering £840.00. The majority of this money will go to support children living in difficult circumstances in a very poor area of Brazil.. The…Continue Reading

The Big Spring Sing at the Sage

Last Monday Corpus Christi choir took part in the Big Spring Sing at the sage . Over 600 children in total took part in the day. We sang songs in Cantonese, Zulu, South African Spanish and of course English including Geordie! We had a great time singing and Emily Clark from Year 3 won the…Continue Reading

Nursery – Traditional Tales

This has been such a busy term. We have had fun in our role play area, which has been set up as “The Three Bears’ Cottage”. We have really enjoyed listening to and playing all sorts of traditional tales. The children have loved them. The repetition of familiar phrases really helps with language development. There…Continue Reading

Reception Class visit Whitehouse Farm!

On Tuesday 20th March we travelled by coach to Morpeth to visit Whitehouse Farm.  We have been learning all about the different types of animals – pets, wild and farm animals. What a fantastic day we had!  We got to hold rabbits, rats, lizards and even a millipede which had not 100 but 400 legs!!…Continue Reading

World Book Day 2018

This year we decided to celebrate the ‘Bedtime Story’.  We came to school in our nightwear, dressing gowns and slippers!  We each brought in our favourite bedtime story book and a cuddly toy!  We enjoyed a day of fun activities based on books and stories.  Continue Reading

Year One at the Castle Keep

On Tuesday 6th February Year One went on a trip to Newcastle’s castle keep. As it was a very cold and  snowy day we certainly were able to feel what it must have been like to be a soldier defending the castle from attack! We saw the great hall, the Queen’s bedroom and the very…Continue Reading

Life in the Polar Regions!

We have been investigating the cold in this Winter Weather.  We used our non-fiction collection and the internet on our laptops and ipads to ‘research’  Life in the Polar Regions.  We enjoyed creating a land of snow and ice in our classroom.  We found out lots of facts about Life in the Arctic and the…Continue Reading