Easter Bonnet Parade

As part of our Lenten fundraising activities children were invited to create their own Easter Bonnets for a parade in school. I am sure you will agree that all of the bonnets were fantastic and so creative. Children had lots of fun and raised money for our Lenten charities. Which one is your favourite?

Link to the Rights of the Child Article 29 – Your education should help you to use and develop your talents and abilities

Nissan Trip #angel20

On Friday, Year 6 visited the Nissan car factory in Sunderland and it was so much fun! We learned a lot about how the cars are manufactured and the systems Nissan have in place to enhance productivity. The children worked in teams on an assembly line, making  their own car from Lego parts. At Nissan…Continue Reading

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

Mini-beast Art

To compliment our science topic ‘Living things and their habitats’, we produced some Mini-beast inspired art. We were lucky enough to be visited by Jenny Ulyatt, a professional water-colour artist. We looked at different photographs of insects and practised some observational drawing looking at shapes and patterns. Next, we practised mixing watercolours on a piece…Continue Reading

Dance Festival

  Before the holidays, Year 4 proudly represented Corpus Christi at the Gateshead SSP Dance Festival at the Sage. To prepare, they rehearsed weekly and even designed and made their own colourful tie-dye creations to add a splash of colour to their ‘Joseph’ performance. On the night, the children smiled, bounced and jived their way…Continue Reading