Peer Reading

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On Friday 26th October we took part in a whole school peer reading session just before the end of the day. We were partnered with an older child in either Year 5 or Year 6 and we shared stories with them. They read to us while we listened, then we enjoyed talking to each other… More

Beamish

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  Year 1 had the most wonderful day at Beamish on Wednesday. The sun was shining and the children were impeccably well behaved, making us very proud of them indeed! We had the opportunity to visit the school and take part in a Victorian lesson with a very strict teacher who showed us what it… More

Happy Half Term!

It’s been a very busy half term but the children have worked extremely hard and deserve a well earned rest! We are really looking forward to this afternoon when Galleons have been invited to read with our friends in Starfish. Of course, Submarines will be having an amazing time swimming too! Next half term, we… More

Poppy Art

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In Year 4, we have made a variety of poppies to display at the Co-Op for Remembrance Day. Pat from the Co-Op came to school to help pupils make clay poppies which are now being painted.  

Half term is almost here!

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We got off to such a busy start and have had an excellent 7 weeks so far, we can hardly believe we are almost at the end of our first half term. The children have been amazingly enthusiastic in literacy this year and have absolutely love ‘Holes’. They were issued with boiler suits when they… More

Woodhorn Colliery Visit

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This week we visited Woodhorn museum to learn all about out mining heritage and make a start on an exciting art project. 

Den Building

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What a fantastic day we had on Tuesday with Chris the den building man! He brought lots of special equipment with him and we listened carefully to his instructions so that we could work safely as part of a team. We thought carefully about what our den structure was going to look like before we… More

Key Stage One Trip to Beamish

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This week, on Wednesday, we were lucky enough to be able to visit Beamish Museum in County Durham as part of our houses and homes history topic. Our day was littered with memorable experiences and learning opportunities which really brought the past to life. When we first arrived, some of us waited patiently at the… More

What a Very Busy and Exciting Half Term!

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The Nursery children have settled brilliantly and have enjoyed lots of lovely learning experiences. Some of these have been based around the story ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt.’ Here are some of the fantastic photographs.  

Electricity Circuits

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We have been learning about electricity in science this half term and we have loved experimenting with the electronic circuit board kits. This has led to us writing a set of instruction within literacy lessons.