Easter Eggstravaganza!!

The children have had an ‘eggstra’ special morning with the PTA decorating eggs for our decorated egg competition. They all thoroughly enjoyed their time in the hall and took the competition very seriously! Well done to all the children for their creativity and effort and a special thanks to the PTA. It was an ‘eggcellent’ Read more about Easter Eggstravaganza!![…]

Year 5- The Great Battle of Britain Play Scripts

Last week the children worked in groups to create play scripts from the British point of view about The Great Battle of Britain. The children worked on setting the scene, adding stage directions as well as each character’s speaking parts. This week the children are making props to support their performances and practicing their scripts, Read more about Year 5- The Great Battle of Britain Play Scripts[…]

Year 5 Visit The Great North Museum

Yesterday Year 5 went to the Great North Museum to consolidate their learning about Space and the Solar System. The children began the day exploring the museum followed by a ‘Mission to Mars’ workshop. After lunch the children visited the Planetarium where they watched a feature called ‘The Fragile Planet’. It was a great day Read more about Year 5 Visit The Great North Museum[…]

Year 5- Remembrance Poems

Year 5 have been working hard to learn the poem ‘We Shall Keep the Faith’. The children have been working on perfecting their performances focusing on their expression, volume, speed, rhythm and actions. The children also used the ipads to research suitable background music to support their  performances.    

Year 5- Class Collective Worship

Year 5 worked superbly as a team to create a collective worship in honour of the New York Terror Attack 31.10.17. The children worked in small groups and each group produced a section of the collective worship. It was a beautiful liturgy with some really thoughtful ideas and words from the children.