Some Snaps from our Virtual Sports Day

Some Snaps from our Virtual Sports Day

On Friday, we launched our very own Virtual Sports Day as this was unable to go ahead in school.  Throughout the day, we set six challenges for the children and their families to join in with.  Challenge 1 – How far can you jump?Challenge 2 – Tennis ball...
Year 6 became Code Breakers!

Year 6 became Code Breakers!

While at home the children in Year 6 created their own codes, deciphered a code made of emojis or they went on a tour of Bletchley Park – where the Enigma Code was...
Floating Boats and Flying Planes At Home!

Floating Boats and Flying Planes At Home!

Our STEM challenges were to make a boat that could float and an aeroplane that could fly. For the boat challenge, we had to think carefully about which material would be best to use as well as thinking about the shape. A further challenge was to see if the boat could...
STEM CHALLENGES AT HOME

STEM CHALLENGES AT HOME

On Monday we had two STEM challenges. One was to build a bridge strong enough to hold a weight and to build a tower using an A4 piece of paper only. We were delighted to see pictures of these bridges and towers.  Some of your towers were very tall and it was great to...
Swimming Gala – South Tyneside Finals

Swimming Gala – South Tyneside Finals

WOW! What can we say? We are immensely proud of our Year 6 swim team!  Back in February, the children attended the Gateshead Swimming Gala and competed against 32 other schools for a place in the county finals.  Our children put on an amazing performance and they...
Sport Relief

Sport Relief

We celebrated Sport Relief in school today…not only did we complete a 10 minute run around our school grounds, we also had fun completing a variety of events…dancing, skipping, bouncy hopper racing, hula-hooping, sit-ups, press-ups and a lot...