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Category Archives: Curriculum

Year 2 working from home!

Well done to Year 2 for their hard work over the past two weeks. Here are some of the activities which the children have been completing;

Fabulous Rainbows!

Year 2 were asked to make a poster showing a message to their friends.

Art work and model making.

Literacy and Maths activities

History work; finding out about our family history.

 

Den making was a really fun Geography activity, then the children were asked to write an imaginative story about their den; what fabulous story writers and making a den was great fun!

 

Keep up this fabulous work boys and girls.

 

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

Mr O Visits Year 5

As part of our music curriculum this term, we have been focusing on the work of Lin-Manuel Miranda, in particular his use of Hip-Hop music in his musicals, Hamilton and In the Heights. Mr O visited us to help us explore the genres further through the use of Garage Band. We began by using the… Continue Reading

World Book Day in the Early Years

Nursery and Reception joined together for a range of activities linked to the book ‘The Day the Crayons Quit’ . The children worked in their ‘Family Groups’ and took part in  crayon hat making, rainbow dancing with ribbons and musical instruments to colourful songs, a colour treasure hunt and some drawing and writing activities. A… Continue Reading

PE meets maths in Year 6

Year 6 had a PE lesson with a difference today – using our map-making skills. Pupils divided into groups of 3 and set out about drawing what they could see on a map, after Mr Stephenson laid out some unusual objects. These included car tyres, microphone stands and netball goals. After trying to draw a… Continue Reading