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News and Updates from across the school

Blast off into space!

Reception have thoroughly enjoyed our work on space!  We have been very busy finding out about the planets in our solar system and have been able to bring space into every area of learning!  We have completed space number games, written space facts, explored our very...

Transition to Whickham School

Dear Parents and Carers We will be walking down to Whickham School on Thursday 28th February for a transition afternoon. We will be leaving school after lunch and aiming to return for approximately 3.15. Children will need to have be wearing waterproof coat and...

Chinese New Year

Reception class enjoyed finding out about Chinese New Year.  We found out how people prepare for the new year and how it is celebrated.  We read the story of the Jade Emperor and discovered why each new year is named after an animal.  We wrote menus in our own...

Fresh Air Friday – Bird Watching!

Today, we have been doing a bit of bird spotting in Reception. We spent time in class at the start of the day talking about the birds we knew and learning some new interesting facts about some British birds. Then we got into partners and, armed with clipboards and...

SNOW!

Today, Mrs Farnaby's plans for Bird Watching in Fresh Air Friday had to be on hold for another day because we discovered that the snow that fell over night was just the right type for making snowmen! We headed straight outside after the register and had a great time...

Year 5 children plan and deliver

Year 1, had a fantastic treat in yesterday's PE lesson when a group of year 5 children came along to lead our warm up. The young leaders planned an exciting warm up designed to get the heart pumping faster ready for the lesson ahead. They did a fantastic job and year...

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