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Welcome to Morpeth First School
I am delighted to extend a warm welcome to you on behalf of the Governing Body and staff at Morpeth First ( Goosehill ) and I hope you enjoy reading our website.
I am very proud to share with you our ‘Outstanding’ school and the wonderful achievements of our children. The community of Morpeth First School believes in identifying and developing the potential, personal success and uniqueness of every child within a happy, safe and nurturing environment by ‘Learning Together and Growing Together.’ We value and harness positive partnerships between home, school and the local community and enjoy sharing our good practice with all our supportive stakeholders.
Our curriculum is dynamic and inclusive and learning is ‘fun’ and exciting! We deliver a creative skills programme which includes a wide range of relevant interactive learning, investigative, artistic and technological activities. We offer termly Collapsed Curriculum Projects such as our recent ‘ ICT/DT Robots’ programme and regularly use visits and visitors to support our teaching and learning eg Forest Schools, Creative Practitioners, Allotment.
We have held the highly regarded Artsmark Gold Award, Healthy Schools, International Schools Award, Food for Life Bronze Award and Gold School Games Mark and Leading Parent Partnership Awards which altogether seek to validate the richness of our curriculum along with the twenty lunchtime and after school clubs which OfSTED deemed ‘Outstanding.’
Teaching and Learning is excellent and our children’s Achievement and Performance outstanding and well above national averages in all phases. Please enjoy visiting our website. We look forward to welcoming your child to join our Community of Learners.
You are most welcome to visit at anytime.Miss E Reay
Explore our Classes
This Weeks Attendance
- Class 1 88.6% 88.6%
- Class 2 98.3% 98.3%
- Class 3 91.7% 91.7%
- Class 4 97.3% 97.3%
- Class 5 100% 100%
- Class 6 96.0% 96.0%
- Class 7 99.3% 99.3%
- Class 8 99.3% 99.3%
- Class 9 95.9% 95.9%
- Class 10 95.2% 95.2%
In ICT we have been using the iPads to learn about coding. We have looked at what an algorithm is. We enjoyed making our own algorithm and codes to make the class move in different ways. We have looked at how to make our characters (sprites) move using different...
Year 2 have used hundreds, tens and ones apparatus to help them learn to say 10 more and 10 less than 2 and 3 digit numbers. After using the equipment they were able to then do this independently in their...
In Class 3 we have been looking at number families and their related number facts. We enjoyed learning how to switch the number facts around and making the different number...
Year 4 began their topic on the Romans this week. To get a sense of when the Roman Empire was in power, the children constructed timelines to place the Roman Empire alongside other major eras/ events. They had to consider the length of the strips they used to match...
This week in Numeracy the children have been learning how to group in 3s and apply that knowledge to problem solving...
Class 8 have been learning about the different parts of a volcano. The children created 3D pictures using card and tissue paper. They had to create their own labels. Fast finishers were able to finish with a game of volcano top...
Miss Robinson's maths group have been developing their knowledge and addition skills. They have been practicing their number bonds and adding numbers to 10 and 20. They have learnt that if they know 2 + 7 = 9 then 20 and 70 = 90. They are now learning how to work out...
last week were:
Class 5 – 100% Attendance
Very well done!
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