Year 1

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Story Chest Time!

Today Maria from Gateshead Library visited Year One with a new story chest for our reading area. The theme this time being “Toys” to link with our new History topic. While Maria was here she shared a selection of books from the chest with the children, a particular...

Build-a-Bedroom

This term Year One  have been developing their design and technology skills through a build-a-bedroom project. Throughout the project the children have had the opportunity to design purposefully and appealing bedroom products such as wallpaper and furniture, which has...

Learning about Diversity and Inclusion!

Mr Glickman who is a local rabbi came to visit our school. He spent some time in Year 2 teaching the children about Judaism. They learnt lots of interesting things such as the origins of Hebrew writing, looking at artefacts, the history of Judaism and how it got it's...

KS1 Athletics

Children from Key Stage 1 attended Gateshead Schools Sports  Partnership and had a thoroughly fantastic morning. The dinosaur themed event had them all jumping, running, skipping, and throwing in various prehistoric...

Magic Measures

In preparation for our potion making morning, the children have been exploring a variety of liquid-based potion ingredients such as: Wizard's Tears, Dragon's Blood, Monsters' Wee and Fairy Dust. However, as potion making is a tricky skill to master, today the children...

Work Hard, Play Hard

Last week Year One visited the BALTIC to experience a world of play through its current exhibit - The Playground Project. The children had so much fun exploring the different interactive art sculptures as they provided them with the chance to run, hide, climb and...

Move Over Andy Murray…

This half term Year One  have been developing their tennis skills through weekly sessions delivered by tennis coach — Ian. In doing so, the children have been able to acquire various skills and techniques that are required when participating in a tennis match.  Some...

Harvest Festival.

A huge thank you to Reverend Robinson for another fabulous Harvest Festival. Also, thank to all those who donated food which has now been collected by our local food bank- it is very much...

To Float, or Not To Float – That is The Question

Today Year One  have been testing a variety of everyday materials to determine whether they would be suitable to use to build  a boathouse. First, we talked about the terms “float” and “sink” and what they both mean. We even  discovered what the word “buoyant” means ....

A Problem Shared Is A Problem Halved

Today Year One have been learning how to share objects evenly. First we talked about what we think sharing evenly means and we all agreed that it is when you try to make sure people have the same amount as each other. We then explored sharing different amounts of...

We’re Going on a Material Hunt!

Today Year One have been learning all about everyday materials. First, we explored some everyday materials such as glass, wood, metal, plastic and fabric. Then we had a look around the classroom to see if we could find any objects made from them. We also talked about...

Macmillan Coffee afternoon!

A huge thank you to everyone who donated cakes for our Macmillan Coffee afternoon and to those who came and bought the cakes as well! The school hall was packed with people eager to raise money for this charity so thank you to everyone who made this afternoon...

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