Year 5 End of Year Buffet

Year 5 have thoroughly enjoyed their end of year buffet which has lasted 2 days! It has been an absolute pleasure teaching you all since joining St Anne’s and I wish you all the very best going into Year 6! Mrs O’Halloran ☺️

Kwik Cricket Y5

Year 5 competed against local schools at a qwik cricket tournement at Gateshead Fell Cricket Club. The children were an excellent representation of St Anne’s and did fantastic, coming an astonishing 3rd out of 40 teams! Go St Anne’s!!!

Y5 Discovery Museum trip!

Year 5 visited the Discovery Museum where we learned about all the local inventors and their achievements. We also looked at the current Town Moor exhibition and were able to play on many of the machines using old pennies! Our photos show the fun we had!

New School Uniform

New school uniform ordering is now live! School uniform is ordered through Emblematic. The wearing of school uniform is compulsory. Every article must be clearly marked with the owner’s name. All uniform can be ordered online from: Garments To Fit Ages 3/4yrs 5/6yrs 7/8yrs 9/10yrs 11/12yrs 13/14yrs Sweatshirts To Fit Chest 24″ 26″ 28″ Read more about New School Uniform[…]

Singing Festival at Cardinal Hume Catholic School – Year 5

Last week, Year 5 visited Cardinal Hume Catholic School to take part in their annual singing festival. The children were impeccably behaved and represented the school exceptionally well. They learned numerous songs which they thoroughly enjoyed and sang beautifully throughout rehearsals and the main performance. Also, thank you to all parents and carers who came along Read more about Singing Festival at Cardinal Hume Catholic School – Year 5[…]

English in Year 5

This week in Year 5, we have been exploring stories from other cultures. With this, we have been reading The Butterfly Lion in which the children are extremely excited to see what happens to the characters, the butterfly lion and whether they travel to Africa! The children also read a letter sent to Michael from Read more about English in Year 5[…]

Year 5 Poetry

Over the past two weeks Year 5 have been focusing on poems which include figurative language. The students have worked extremely hard to recognise different examples of figurative language such as metaphors, similes, comparisons and personification. They have analysed poems and gave their own interpretations and views on each one. In groups we have focused Read more about Year 5 Poetry[…]