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Author Archives: Mrs C. Maxwell

Food Hamper Donation from Northern Gas

We would like to send a huge thank you to Northern Gas Networks who have kindly donated 30 fantastic and much needed food and stationery packs to our school.  These will be distributed amongst our families.  We are looking forward to working closely with Alex and the team at https://www.northerngasnetworks.co.uk/  in the coming year.

Our Curriculum for September

  St Lawrence’s Recovery Curriculum Autumn 2020 We are very excited to be able to welcome all our children back to St Lawrence’s in September. Please download our Recovery Curriculum from the link above, which outlines our approach to teaching and learning in the Autumn Term.   We have followed advice from Department for Education, Education… Continue Reading

Guidance on Key Workers

  GUIDANCE ON KEY WORKERS The Government has asked parents to keep their children at home, wherever possible.  If children can stay safely at home, they should.  This will limit the chance of the virus spreading. Schools have been asked to provide care for a limited number of children, whose parents work is critical to… Continue Reading

Y6 visit the Theatre Royal

Year 6 were incredibly lucky to have the opportunity to see ‘Holes’ at the Theatre Royal in Newcastle.  This is the text we have been studying this term.  This is what some children had to say about it… ‘The acting was excellent – I loved the characters.’ ‘The funniest part was when Stanley was in… Continue Reading

Look at our Writing in Y6!

Last term, Year 6 studied ‘A Christmas Carol’  by Charles Dickens. Before looking at the actual text, we explored the question: Who was Charles Dickens? We researched his background and considered what life was like for people living in Victorian England.  Dickens was writing during the Industrial Revolution in London and there was a huge contrast… Continue Reading