Tag Rugby

This term when the children haven’t been swimming, they have been developing their skills at Tag Rugby. The children have learned to pass and catch a rugby ball confidently as well as how to move effectively on the field of play.  

Design Technology – Volcanoes!

As part of our topic on Natural Disasters, in Design Technology we have been exploring ideas of how to construct a working volcano model. We designed our volcanoes considering the properties of the materials available. This week we have been making the base onto which we will form our volcanoes.  

Homework Trophies

Congratulations to Holly in Submarines and Caitlyn in Galleons for earning the homework trophy for the first half term. They completed all of their homework tasks to a high standard and even produced extra homework throughout the term.   Mr Beavers and Mrs Charlton will be awarding trophies  before the Christmas holidays for high quality homework and… More

Homework Trophies

Congratulations to Holly and Caitlyn for earning the homework trophy for last half term. They produced high quality homework and handed it in on time. They even produced extra homework to support their learning. Mr Beavers and Mrs Charlton will be awarding homework trophies before the Christmas holidays for outstanding homework as well as the… More

Athletics Competition

The children competed in an athletics competition at Bede Academy on Wednesday. Children took part in a variety of track and field events. All the children had a wonderful time representing our school.

Computing using a Raspberry Pi!

This half term children in Y5 have been learning how to code using a Raspberry Pi. The children have learned all about these tiny computers and are busy exploring writing code. Using a program called Sonic Pi, they are creating  a sound track to accompany an animation of a natural disaster.  

Anti bullying week

This week the whole school have been exploring this year’s anti bullying message #makeanoise. In year 5 we discussed a variety of bullying scenarios and what advice we would give to those being bullied and how we could guide someone who was bullying others. We looked at reasons why people bully and the impact it has on… More

Working in the community, New Delaval Co-op

Children in Y4, 5 and 6 were asked to help decorate the Community Christmas Wish Tree, at New Delaval Co-op, with baubles.  The children decorated one side and added a wish which was special to them to the other.  Nine children were then invited to the Co-op to hang the best 30 baubles on the tree.  The… More

Girl’s Football Tournament

Following on from their outstanding performance last week, when they came second at the School Games Soccer Tournament(losing one game and winning every other one), the girls played fantastically well again last night. Their attitude and effort was exemplary and it paid off when they finished third, having played teams from Middle Schools across Northumberland… More