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Monthly Archives: December 2017

Ouseburn Farm Nativity

On a cold and rainy morning we dressed up in our Nativity costumes over our coats and went down to Ouseburn Farm to perform ‘Come to the Manger’ in the farmyard amidst the pigs, roosters and cows!

Despite the rain  and the distractions of the animals, the children were magnificent and the farmyard setting brought the performance to life. Well done children and well done families for coming and supporting the children on such a cold morning!


Year 2 Dojo Treat

Year 2 have been working hard to gain 2000 class Dojo points to get their chosen treat of having an ice cream at McDonalds. We had a really exciting morning at McDonalds and then went to Byker Library to read stories and choose a book to bring back to school.   Continue Reading

Advent Liturgy Year 6

To celebrate the end of our Advent topic, we planned a class liturgy.  Our RE topic during Advent was ‘Expectations’ and we looked at a variety of scripture linked to the coming of the Messiah.  During our liturgy, we considered how we can ‘get the road ready for the Lord’ in our own lives.  It… Continue Reading

Year 6 Christmas Crafts

As part of our Design and Technology project this term, we designed a Christmas stocking.  We had to improve our sewing skills when joining the felt together and design/create an attractive scene on the outside.  Then we evaluated it to consider what we did well and what we would improve. In Art, we also practised… Continue Reading

Attendance Reward Winners

We had our end of term bike draw after our Carol Concert on Thursday 21 December. The lucky winners were William Fortune in Reception class and Emily Smith in Year 3. Both children were ecstatic and showed lovely manners in receiving their awards. Special thanks again to  The Cycle Centre on Shields Road who are… Continue Reading