Northumberland School Games!

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Some pupils from Y4 represented us at The School Games this Year as part of the ‘Activator’ (leaders) team. Some pupils from Y3 also sang in the choir at the event and took part in some activities. It was an amazing day!  

Our New Caterpillars

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Today we have been very excited as our tiny and very hungry caterpillars have arrived in Nursery.  We looked closely at what was inside the pot and talked about what we think might happen and how we can take care of them.  We know lots about the life cycle of a butterfly from our story ‘The Very Hungry… More

African Food

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This week, we have been making traditional African meals as a part of our topic on coasts. We prepared, cooked and ate sukuma wiki and and kitheri. Our teachers were incredibly proud of the fact that every child in the year group tried the food and the vast majority of us went back for seconds… More

Bamburgh Castle Visit

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Despite some quite challenging conditions weather-wise, Year 2 still managed to have an incredible time at Bamburgh Castle this week. The views of Northumberland were spectacular (when visibility was clear enough). We had the chance to explore the grounds of the castle and identified some of the features we had learned about in class. After… More

Monkton Stadium

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On Friday, 24 children Year 5  were lucky enough to visit Monkton Stadium, alongside Year 6, and competed in many different athletic events. Even though we were late for the competition, due to circumstances beyond or control, the children immediately threw themselves into the events (some quite literally) and even managed to come second out… More

Conscience Alley

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We used this drama technique to help us persuade Roger from our novel “I was a Rat!” to make the right decision.  

Fire and Rescue Service!

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We really enjoyed the visit from the Fire and Rescue service on Wednesday!  

Alnwick Castle

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Year 1 had a fantastic time when we visited Alnwick Castle. We explored the state rooms and learned some interesting facts from the staff there. We had the chance to dress up as princesses and knights (some of us were even brave enough to take on the Dragon’s Quest) and play some medieval games. We… More