Mr Mulligan’s Space Golf

On Monday Year 5 enjoyed a morning visiting Mr Mulligan’s Space Golf. We played 18 holes of crazy golf and enjoyed pizza and fries for lunch. Everyone had a great time and there was even a few hole in ones!

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Your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities. It should also help you learn to live peacefully, protect the environment and respect other people.

Athletics Festival

On Friday some children from Year 4,5 and 6 took part in the Gateshead School Sports annual athletic festival. It was a great day and the weather was glorious. The children were amazing and we managed to get into 13 semi finals. We even managed to scoop a medal in the Year 3/4 girls sprint- well…Continue Reading

Poetry Competition

Last week some children in Year 5 auditioned for the 2019 poetry competition. The successful entries were Leo and Zuzanna and today they took part in the competition which was held at St. Phlip Neri. They both received a participation trophy and Zuzanna did Corpus Christi proud by coming third out of 16 children. Well…Continue Reading

Healthy Eating

Today Year 3, 4 and 5 took part in a healthy eating workshop with Marcus from cycle generation. We discussed the food groups and how much sugar our body is allowed on a daily basis. We realised that we often go over our daily allowance without realising. We then had a go at designing a…Continue Reading

QuadKids

On Monday some of the children took part in a quad kids competition taking part in four activities to collect points for their teams and themselves. The events were a standing long jump, vortex howler throw, sprint and a long distance race. We all did fantastically despite the weather! We hope to put our skills…Continue Reading

Healthy Heart workshop

Marcus started by asking us a simple question. What does your heart do? However this really got us thinking and we very quickly had lots of ideas not only about the heart but the brain, lungs, kidney and liver. We then discussed the term ‘pulse’ and we practiced feeling our pulse on our wrist and…Continue Reading

Operation Encompass

Today Year 5 were visited by Mr Foster from Northumbria Police who is part of Operation Encompass. He came to talk to us about healthy respectful relationships. We first described the friendships and relationships that we have and discussed the good and the bad parts about it. We then thought more deeply about why people…Continue Reading

Half term Challenge

During half term Year 5 were tasked with a homework challenge to prepare us for our new history topic-The Mayans. Mrs Mason was blown away with the effort we had clothes, cakes, masks, models,poems, quizzes, facts and more.  Well done Year 5! A fantastic display!     Article 13 You have the right to find…Continue Reading

Go Run for Fun!

On the last day of term Year 2,3 and 5 took part in the I ntu Metrocentre Go Run for Fun in Saltwell Park. It was a glorious day and the children were excellent!  We particularly enjoyed the warm up as Mrs Davison had already given us a sneak preview! Article 13 You have the right…Continue Reading