Dunston News – 17/12/2021

Care and Respect for All 17/12/2021 Thought of the Week: “Have a heart that never hardens, a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.” Charles Dickens Message From Mr Sutherland I think that Christmas time in Primary schools is such a special time of...
Netball in Year 4

Netball in Year 4

Year 4 have been learning the rules and skills of netball this term! We worked as a team and perfected our chest pass, shoulder pass and bounce pass. We started to work on our defending and attacking skills as well as shooting to...
Understanding 3 digit numbers

Understanding 3 digit numbers

The children in Year 3 have enjoyed using different maths resources to help them develop their understanding of 3 digits. The can now confidently use base 10 and place value grids to represent different 3 digit numbers and they can identify the amount of hundreds,...
Growing up!

Growing up!

As part of our PSHE lessons and Science lessons, we have been discussing how we change as we grow and what we can do now that we couldn’t do when we were babies. We also thought about how we have become more independent at home and at school. We discussed our feelings...
Learning about Judaism.

Learning about Judaism.

In our RE lessons, we have been exploring the religion Judaism. We have found out about the importance of a special book called the Torah and we reflected by thinking about our favourite books and what they mean to us. We have recently learnt about the Jewish festival...
Amazing Animations!

Amazing Animations!

We have been getting creative in our computing lessons. We used the app ‘2Animate’ to produce an animation of the Great Fire of London. We began by adding images, then progressed to adding text and sound...