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Author Archives: Mrs C. Maxwell

Y6 Leavers

Year 6 enjoyed their last week together at St Lawrence’s.  The children read and sang beautifully at our end of year mass on Tuesday, enjoyed a boogie at the disco on Wednesday and amazed us with their memories and ambitions during our Leavers’ Assembly on Thursday.  They have worked extremely hard this year and this… Continue Reading

Double, double, toil and trouble!

“Double, double, toil and trouble, Fire burn and cauldron bubble…” Year 6 relished the opportunity to work with Konflux Theatre to produce a ‘Play in a Day’.  After studying the Shakespeare play, Macbeth, earlier in the year, they were given the chance to show off their knowledge of the characters and the twists and turns… Continue Reading

KS2 Sports Day

The sun shone brightly on Thursday when all of our children participated in KS2 Sports day 2019.  We were allocated a team and enjoyed ‘having a go’ at all of the different activities. The afternoon culminated in exciting running races on our running track.  The purple team were the overall winners but all of the… Continue Reading

WAGS Football Tournament

This week our Y6 girls travelled to Benfield School to participate in a WAGS Football Tournament against other primary schools in Newcastle. The afternoon began with a dance and game of dodgeball to warm up.  We were split into two teams – Belgium and Norway. Playing more than 12 games and winning many of them,… Continue Reading

Spelling Bee at St Lawrence’s

Over the last three weeks there has been a great buzz about spelling across St Lawrence’s.  The whole school has been avidly learning all of their class spelling lists.  Excitement has grown quickly, as we all participated in many spelling games, competitions and knock out rounds.  Eventually, we held a KS2 Spelling Bee in our… Continue Reading