Minibeasts are everywhere!

Our minibeast topic is coming to an end and this week we have enjoyed finding out lots of new information about different minibeasts. We have watched clips on CBeebies, read non-fiction books and looked at information on PowerPoints. We have also enjoyed writing some facts about minibeasts.

Le Bibliobook

We all had a fabulous day on Thursday when Madame Paris visited school with her French bus. The children had lots of fun reading stories in French, playing with puppets and learning new vocabulary. Every KS2 class had the opportunity to board the bus and enjoy the onboard French library. Madame Paris was amazed at… More


All the children in Year 2 have worked extremely hard this week and we are pleased to say that……..SATS are over! There will be no homework this weekend so enjoy your family time. Next week we will be celebrating the hard work with a party day, so watch this space!

Dave Burn – Be Safe

Last Friday, in Year 4, we had a very important visitor come in to speak to us about a variety of important issues. Dave Burn specialises  in explaining to children the importance of being safe in the community, online and what to do if confronted with the issue of bullying. Dave gave us lots of practical advice. Follow… More

Adding, Adding and Adding Some More!

This week we have been learning about repeated addition and how it links to multiplication. We began by trying to work out what 3 lots of 5 were. The children collected 3 groups of 5 counters and calculated the total. They realised we could record this as a number sentence: 5 + 5 + 5… More

We have butterflies!

This week, we were very excited to see that our caterpillars have now changed into beautiful Painted Lady butterflies. We have put some orange in for them to feed on the sweet juice. We can only keep them in the net for a few days and will be letting them go today. The information leaflet told… More

Sporty start to Summer!

We have had a great few weeks settling into the Summer term, with lots of sunshine to enjoy too! Sport has been high on our agenda in Year 3, with a football coach coming in on a Monday and swimming on a Friday. We have thoroughly enjoyed working on our football skills across the year… More

Year 4 Tag Rugby Tournament

On Thursday 5th May, we took part in a tag rugby tournament at Blyth Academy. We were really proud of the children who represented our school. They all worked really well as a team and displayed a fantastic attitude throughout the event. Well done!

Space – Night and Day

We are loving our Science topic this half term linked to earth and space. One of the questions we wanted to know the answer to was: ‘Why do we have night and day?’ We set about explaining to our finds why this occurs. We used our science vocabulary to explain was causes the earth to… More

Data Handling

In Mrs Callan’s Numeracy set we have been organising a party! We had to decide what information we needed to collect in order to organise each aspect of our event. We carried out surveys and represented our information using tally charts and bar charts. Following our survey we were able to explain what our data… More