What an amazing end to the day! The snow looked so tempting we just had to go outside and have some fun. Snowmen appeared all over the yard as the children rolled balls and built their bodies. We all had a fantastic time!
Year 6 enjoyed their trip to SafetyWorks to learn all about making choices and keeping safe as they become older and more independent. They took part in workshops with the Fire Brigade, the Police, Paramedics, a Road Safety Officer and Metro staff. The workshops were very interactive, informative and most importantly fun! All of the children Read more about SafetyWorks[…]
As part of their ‘Bridges’ topic, Year 6 enjoyed a trip to Gateshead and Newcastle Quayside to explore the 7 bridges crossing the River Tyne. First they were lucky enough to open and close the Millenium Bridge so a Navy vessel could pass under, with Natalia and Syke pressing the important buttons! When the bridge Read more about Bridges Year 6 Trip[…]
What an amazing afternoon at the Tag Rugby Final’s at Blaydon Rugby Club! Year 6 battled through 6 matches, playing some amazing rugby and showing great determination and grit. They never once gave up and won 3 matches easily and only narrowly missed out on winning the other 3. The children played fairly, showing great Read more about Tag Rugby Final’s![…]
The final day was packed full of fun, including Night line, Crate Stacking, Archery, Quest and the Challenge Course! The children used lots of teamwork skills to conquer the challenges, whilst getting very muddy and tired. 21 children and 2 teachers left Robinwood exhausted yet exhilarated after an amazing adventurous weekend. Thank you Robinwood!!
After a fantastic first day at Robinwood the Year 6 children are tucked up in bed getting ready for their even busier day tomorrow. Both groups have enjoyed canoeing and raft building where they got very wet! Crag group also had a brilliant time on the zip wire and climbing wall, whilst Mountain group went Read more about Day 1 at Robinwood![…]
Year 6 enjoyed investigating and evaluating different types of bread on Thursday as part of their Design and Technology topic. They all had different opinions about their favourite type of bread but most agreed that they did not like the rye bread! All of the children are looking forward to the rest of the topic Read more about Bread tasting in Year 6![…]
After lots of planning and preparation, Year 6’s Business Week ended with a very successful coffee afternoon! The class had split into 3 groups, clubbing their money together, and planning to make anything from key-rings to cakes to sell. They also planned games to play, a teddy tombola and a raffle. All of the children Read more about Year 6 Business Week![…]
Year 6 had a lovely surprise today when an ice-cream van arrived at school to give them all a post – SATs treat! All of the children enjoyed an ice-cream or an ice-lolly – a fantastic end to the day!
Year 6 successfully completed their SATs this week so enjoyed a well earned party today! They have all worked tremendously hard, showing great determination and a mature attitude. Well done Year 6, we are all very proud of you! We all hope you have a well-earned rest this weekend.
Year 6 enjoyed a fantastic fun and informative trip to Safety Works on Friday 25th November. They took part in interactive sessions to learn about keeping safe on the roads and at Metro stations , as well as fire safety in the home. The Year 6 children were also shocked to discover that at age Read more about Safety Works Trip[…]