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The latest from across the school...

Year 1 are scientists!

Year 1 thoroughly enjoyed becoming scientists this week and carrying out a range of fun experiments! We made oobleck using cornflour and water and were fascinated by the changing state from solid to liquid.                 ...

RUGBY FUN!

Despite the cold weather, year 6 have had an experienced coach teaching them the rules and techniques of rugby. So far they have learnt how to catch the ball correctly, spill the milk ,which is a passing technique, how to score a try and how to play the ball. Year 6...

Year 6 Scientists

For science week, Year 6 completed many experiments - one a day! However our favourite was an experiment to see what would happen when you mixed bicarbonate of soda with vinegar. To start with we used small canisters and noticed that it fizzed and frothed and then...

Teaching Year 3 – Year 2

After reading the story Leaf by Sandra Deickmann, we have been learning all about polar bears and the effects of climate change on their habitat. We wrote non-chronological reports and shared our knowledge with year 3. We loved being the experts and Year 3 said they...

Update on Operation Outdoors

We are pleased to announce groundwork on the Early Years outdoor area is due to start very soon! So far we have raised an amazing £2,314.00 towards our target for the Operation Outdoors Campaign. We would like to say a special thank you to Julie Hagan who has designed...

Red Nose Day

Thank you to everyone for their kind donations towards Comic Relief. Red Nose Day brings people together to have fun, raise money and change the lives of children who need our help the most. Collections from non-uniform day, tuck shop and "Rock, Paper, Scissors"...

Music with Mr Big!

Early Years and Key Stage 1 were lucky enough to receive a music workshop this morning based upon the story Mr Big by Ed Vere. We were given the opportunity to play instruments, sing along and even do some acting. It was such a fun way to explore stories and all of...

World Book Day

Today we had fantastic time celebrating world book day. We all looked fabulous as we dressed as our favourite character from a story and took part in different activities. We got the chance to listen to some of our favourite stories read by the teachers in different...

World Book Day

For World Book Day we dressed in the costumes of our favourite book characters. In the afternoon all of the teachers chose a different story and we got to choose who we listened to. [gallery type="slideshow" link="file" size="full"...

We’re Going to the Zoo, Zoo, Zoo! – Year 2

Year 1 and 2 visited Northumberland zoo. Despite the freezing rain, we still got to see a range of animals from all the world including otters and wallabies carrying joeys in their pouches! We were even lucky enough to feed the meerkats and stroke a range of animals...

Rocket Rugby

Each Friday for the next 6 weeks Year 6 will be participating in rugby.   The coaches we have are Coach Bear and Anna. The first game we played was tag so we could warm up. We learnt that the ball is dangerous because it's used to score points! To properly hold...

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