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Light water Valley Maths Games

Following yesterdays brilliant day out at Lightwater Valley, the Bengal Tigers designed their own 'Theme Park' board games, which included many twists, turns and unexpected events, much like the rides themselves! It was great fun playing the games until I'd almost won, only to land on 'The…

Posted by Mrs Straughan on 23 June 2017

Category: Class of 2016

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"We are sailing, we are sailing..."

Meet the yacht 'James Cook' and her latest crew members from our school and Hadrian Park Primary School. We all had a fantastic time sailing from North Shields to Newcastle Quayside.

Posted by Mrs Straughan on 16 June 2017

Category: Class of 2016

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Experimenting with the Volcanologist from NU Stem...

Lemurs have had a fantastic morning learning about volcanos! This was a great opportunity after reading the book 'The Firework-makers Daughter'. We've touched, sketched and made observations on rocks... experimented with 'lava' (don't worry it wasn't real)... and we've explored what causes…

Category: Class of 2019

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Coconut truffles

We had a lot of fun crushing digestive biscuits, mixing in dessicated coconut and cocoa powder, then stirring in the sticky, sweet condensed milk. Finally, a quick roll in more coconut and...voila! The mixture didn't look particularly appetising but I have it on good authority that they tasted…

Posted by Mrs Straughan on 9 June 2017

Category: Class of 2016

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Science morning with our visitors

This morning, both Y6 classes welcomed our visitors from China to take part in a variety of Science and Art activities. Everyone had lots of fun experimenting and investigating in Mrs Straughan's class as well as creating 3D images with Miss Jobey. I wonder what we'll get up to…

Posted by Mrs Straughan on 5 June 2017

Category: Class of 2016

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30 hours info

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Posted by Mrs Ferreira on 22 May 2017

Category: Playgroup

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From FSU with Love!

At the end of a busy week of Y6 SAT's, imagine how delighted the children (and teachers) were to receive a delicious, homemade treat from some of the youngest children in school! A huge THANK YOU FSU, for being so thoughtful and such talented bakers...you are welcome to visit anytime!

Posted by Mrs Straughan on 11 May 2017

Category: Class of 2016

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Lego WeDo...

Lemurs have had a fantastic day with Chris Wilde using Lego WeDo... we have made mechanisms out of Lego, created codes and used logical reasoning! By working collaboratively in groups, we have created mechanisms such as alligators, spinners, football games and lions. 

Category: Class of 2019

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SAT's Revision

Come on Bengal Tigers...one final push with our Maths and English revision before we show everyone how hard we've been studying, how much progress we've made and how determined we are to do our best! You can do it!

Posted by Mrs Straughan on 2 May 2017

Category: Class of 2016

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Lemur Athletics...

We had a great time starting our new PE topic - Athletics. We even had the help from Churchill Commuity College. We enjoyed building teamwork and independent skills during a range of tasks. Using stop watches, let us record our times and try and beat or best scores! 

Category: Class of 2019

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FS2 trip to the Great North Museum - Hancock

The FS2's have had an amazing day at the Hancock Museum with the T-Rex being the highlight.

Posted by Mrs Mackenzie on 26 April 2017

Category: Class of 2022

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"White Cliffs of Dover"

The children have been thinking about why music was important during WW2 and discussing the meaning behind some of the lyrics. As a class, we attempted to play along with the chorus of 'White Cliffs of Dover' on our xylophones, although it wasn't easy, we had a good 'bash' at it! Musician of the…

Posted by Mrs Straughan on 3 April 2017

Category: Class of 2016

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