As part of our week long celebration of Space, last night year 5 got to take part in Newsham’s first ever Space Camp. Everyone in the year group came back to school at 6 o’clock and made our way to the school hall. That was when we were introduced to the carousel of incredible space… More

PE Fun

This term in PE we have been using the giant parachute.  Working as a team and developing our listening skills, we have even learned how to make a tent!

We have froglets!

Over the last few weeks we have watched our tadpoles change into little froglets. They have grown front and back legs and their tails have been absorbed. Soon Miss Ames will take them home and return them to their natural habitat in her Dad’s pond so they can turn into fully grown frogs.

Centre For Life

What a wonderful day we had at the Centre for Life.  The children demonstrated excellent behaviour, as always, and Simon who taught us about space said he had never met a school with so much knowledge! We took part in a range of activities: Lab work:  Identifying objects to see if they were alive or… More

Allstars Cricket

We had an amazing time at Blyth Sports Centre for the Allstars cricket event. We took part in a carousel of activities where we improved our skills in batting, bowling, fielding and our general fitness levels. The members of staff and the volunteers from local high schools all commented on our behaviour and on how… More

What a wonderful week…

We have had an absolutely wonderful week and are incredibly proud of all the Year 5 children. Our assembly was a roaring success! Thank you to all of the parents and carers who were able to share it with us and popped into our classrooms afterwards for a chance to see the children’s work. We… More

Spring has Sprung

KS1 had a fantastic day at the Centre for Life yesterday and Year 2 wowed all the staff with their brilliant behaviour and super space knowledge. They were a real credit to the school and all staff were very proud of them. In the classroom the children have been learning to measure in centimetres and… More

Woodland Walk Litter Pick

In year 2, we care about the environment. After learning about the damage that plastic and general litter can do to the environment (especially in hurting animals and destroying their habitats), we decided to do something about it. We took litter pickers, gloves, Hi-Vis jackets down to one of the worst affected areas of our… More

World Book Day!

We all loved spending an entire day reading books and making resources for special story sacks for the school library. Take a look at some of the things we made and our fantastic outfits!