Year 6

5Apr2019

Year 6 have been learning to classify living things and look carefully at nature around them. this has also fitted in well to their class English book ‘Varmints’, which looks at the way humans damage nature. The children were taken outside to look at the forest school area and had to find an interes

5Apr2019

Free play sessions in Forest School are a chance for the children to put into practice the skills that they have learnt. Play and choice are an integral part of the Forest School learning process, play is recognised as vital to learning and development at Forest School.  Opportunities are designe

28Mar2019

Yesterday, our brilliant Year 5/6 hockey team took part in the county finals against teams from all over the North East. They were one of two teams representing Gateshead in these finals! They played incredibly well and had lots of fun!   Article 29 – We have the right to develop our talents an

22Mar2019

Year 6 have a lot to juggle at the minute with SATs revision, but in gymnastics the focus was on balancing and staying still. The children have been working with a partner and in small groups to create balances on the floor and apparatus – working on different levels and balancing using different bo

22Mar2019

In science, year 6 have been looking at living things. this week, they were given pictures of different organisms: bees, butterflies and birds. They had to create a classification key to sort the creatures using their observable differences. Some of the creatures were more difficult to classify than

22Mar2019

Another huge congratulations to the year 5/6 hockey team, who took part in the finals on Wednesday! They came second overall meaning they go on to the county finals next week!   Well done team!    I