School News

Plant pots!

Class 7 have really enjoyed designing their own plant pots.  Their task was to think about which age group their plant pot was for and make their design reflect this.  

Discovering The Discovery Museum!

Class 5 had a great day out at the Newcastle Discovery Museum. They found out all about the Great Fire of Newcastle and Gateshead and used drama and role play to retell the story. They also enjoyed visiting all the other exhibitions to look at History and Science...

3D Shape Fun!

Year 2 have been learning to name 3D shapes and describe their features using the words face, edges and vertices. We used cocktail sticks and marshmallows to build our own 3D shapes. The marshmallows were the vertices and the cocktail sticks were the edges. We talked...

Rapunzel Rap!

As part of our STEM project we have been exploring the story of Rapunzel.  Today we performed a Rapunzel Rap.  We took different parts and performed the rap to the class using expression and actions.

Super Structures – Towers

This week Class 8 have been getting stuck into their STEM project. They have been learning all about towers all around the world. They learnt that towers use triangles to improve their stability and have built towers using different materials.

Maasai Mud Huts

In Geography Class 5 have loved learning about life in Kenya. This week they have been learning about the Maasai Tribe and their traditional way of life. We made model mud huts and created our own Maasai village.     

Comma chaos in Class 7!

This morning, Class 7 experimented with putting commas in different places within sentences.  We found that it can change the meaning of a sentence.  We also found some sentences rather tricky to say without a comma!  

All Around the World

Class 5 have been learning about life in Kenya. They worked in groups to make paper mache 3D maps to show the shape of the country and added the main features they have learnt. They know the capital is Nairobi, the main river is the River Tana, the main mountain is...

Delicious Division!

Miss Robinson's maths class have been learning how to share objects into equal groups this week. They have also learnt that ‘sharing’ is the same as ‘dividing’ and that they can use the ÷ sign when writing their sums. They used counters, and cubes to begin their...