A big thank you to everyone who attended our Advent Liturgy on Friday morning. All of year 3/4 wish you a wonderful Christmas and hope it is filled with the gifts of love and friendship!
In year 3/4 the children have come to the end of their Reconciliation topic in R.E and they really wanted to plan their own class liturgy around the theme of God’s unconditional love and forgiveness. Children planned their own liturgy and then as a class they came up with a final liturgy which they did Read more about Our Reconciliation Liturgy.[…]
Yesterday year 3/4 went to the Centre For Life sceience facility in Newcastle. Our main focus was to learn about how the Vikings navigated around the world over one thousand years ago. We learnt that most (but not all) magnets are man made. The Vikings used natural magnets to create their own compasses, helping them Read more about Year 3/4 at The Centre For Life[…]
A big thank you from year 3/4 for all of your donations last Friday for Children in Need.
In class this week we have started looking at play scripts. Straight away we can tell they are different from anything else in literacy we have looked at us this year. We delegated parts and practiced performing, then had a go at acting out our parts to the rest of the class. In our groups Read more about Year 3/4 performing their play scripts![…]
Today year 6 planned and carried their own Collective Worship. It was based on Remembrance Day and all those people who passed away, not just in WWI and WWII, but people special to us in our lives too. Thank you very much to all of those who attended to share in our remembrance. If anyone Read more about Remembrance Celebration Worship[…]
Due to outstanding demand for our cookery club, we needed to divide our club into 2 groups. Group 1 began this week. Over the next 3 weeks we have decided to make a 3 course meal starting this week with pumpkin & pepper soup. The children enjoyed learning new skills such as chopping, peeling and Read more about cookery club[…]
Over the past 4 weeks our gardening club has enhanced the appearance of the hand rail baskets by planting a mixture of dwarf bulbs and winter pansies. We transferred soil around the trees to create a pocket of colour of mixed bulbs, wall flowers and pansies for a warm welcome to visitors.
In year 3/4 we have been studying our own family trees and the family tree of Jesus. Together we discussed that Jesus, like us, had a human family who loved and fought just like every other family. As a class we created a family tree naming important people in Jesus’ family.
Over the last few weeks we have been looking at levers and linkages in design and technology. Year 3/4 tried their hands at making model monsters that moved! It was really tricky but we tried hard and produced some amazing monsters! Take a look at some of our work below:
Yesterday Year 4 went on trip to the Great North Museum. We had a great time and didn’t want to leave at the end of the day! We enjoyed learning about everything; from living things and their biomes, to ancient civilizations from the UK and all over the world. We all learnt a lot and Read more about The Great North Museum[…]
During literacy over the last few weeks year 4 have been focusing on balanced arguments and writing discussion texts. Today we put our skills to the test and had a class debate. Are video games bad for you? Should we allow Fidget Spinners in school? Should teachers be replaced by computers? Ask year 4! They’ve Read more about Class debate![…]