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The latest from across the school...

Year 1 multiskills

Year 1 went to Whickham high school to take part in a multi-skills activity afternoon. The children took part in hurdles, sprints, hoola hooping, basket ball and football. The children enjoyed practising their skills as well as learning some new ones. [gallery...

Wild at the zoo

KS1 went to Northumberland Zoo as part of their Science and Geography work. They learnt about different animals and their habitats, as well as the different diets. Although it was a bit rainy we all enjoyed our visit. [gallery type="slideshow" size="full" link="file"...

Hide and Seek – Year 2

In year 2 we’re reading Anthony Browne’s story, Hide and Seek. To help us think of the emotions that we feel when playing hide and seek, we played a whole class game and discussed how we were feeling and what we were thinking when playing. We had a lot of fun but at...

Tiny Tots

Come along every Monday 1:00 - 2:30pm for our pre-school playgroup. It is a chance to play games, craft and explore in a relaxed environment. Everyone is welcome, the cost is £2 including refreshments. [gallery type="slideshow" link="file" size="large"...

Multi skills PE – Year 2

For this half term, year 2 have a coaching coming in to help us develop our basic skills in PE. We love playing all of the different games whilst improving our skills at the same time!

Important E-Safety Update

Following news in the press about the ‘MOMO Challenge’ we would like to offer you the following advice from Parentzone: While scrolling through the news or social media, you may have glanced an image depicting a stretched, disfigured face with bulging eyes and large...

Year 1 score a tri

Today coach Chris came to teach us how to play rugby. We learnt how to hold the ball at the side, how to pass sideways, to run in different directions and to score a tri. We all particularly enjoyed playing 'Wreck it Ralp'. We finished by playing rabbits and foxes. We...

Afternoon Tea

Come along to our Afternoon Tea! Limited spaces available, purchase your tickets now at the school office.

Picture detectives

We have started reading our new book 'Grandad's island'. We have been looking closely at the pictures to find all the hidden clues to help us predict what will be behind the metal door. [gallery type="slideshow" link="file" size="large"...

O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?

  Year 6 have thoroughly enjoyed exploring Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare,  this half term. Whilst trying to incorporate some of the Shakespearean language into their work, they have completed a story board, a narrative, a diary entry - from the...

Hoopstarz hit Swalwell

Today we had a session with Hoopstarz where we learnt to hoola hoop. We learnt the 'secret tricks' for good hoola hooping, played balancing games to improve our posture and flexibility and jumped in and out of a spinning hoop. We finished by playing aliens in...

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