Year 5

19Jul2018

As part of our topic on Ancient Baghdad, Year 5 used ‘Inkscape’ to create Islamic style geometric patterns. Once designed, the pattern was adapted and carved into printing tiles and used to print onto fabric. We then learnt a few basic sewing stitches to hem and join the fabric, with bandanas as

13Jul2018

A big well done to all of our KS2 boys and girls who have been taking part in their Sports Day this afternoon. The children took part in lots of different activities, including a penalty shootout, sack race, sprint, javelin and even some hurdles. The children all did brilliantly and were very sports

10Jul2018

Year five and six have had a fantastic afternoon at Gateshead Leisure Centre taking part in a Sportsability event. The boys and girls took part in lots of fun activities, scoring as many points in each event as possible. The children got to show off all of the tennis, cricket and hockey skills they

29Jun2018

Here you can see the residents and children creating collages of birds, following the 1960’s theme, these will be hung in the community garden area to brighten things up for the upcoming Summer Fayre which will be held on the 21st of July. This event is open to the public if anybody would like to go

28Jun2018

A massive well done to the year five and six children who came first place in their football tournament and won the Summer cup! The teams played a combined 11 games and played brilliantly in all of them, they even had some glorious weather to spur them on! Well done everyone!

22Jun2018

Work continued at Angel Court this week. The collages were finished off, ready to be framed and mounted. The cushion covers that were printed last week were given a fire retardant coating and some new covers were made.

21Jun2018

Year 5 have been exploring finding volume of solids using cubic units. They worked methodically to find different shapes with the same volume, which seemed endless, then using the formula L x W x H to find different cuboids with the same volume.

18Jun2018

Over the last few weeks the children have been investigating Gnomes and their powers of protection, linked to this topic we get to discover in more detail the natural world around us. This week we learnt how challenging nest building can be when you only have a beak two feet.  Using lengths of soft