Showing Gratitude

Showing Gratitude

What is Gratitude? Gratitude is one of many positive emotions. It’s about focusing on what’s good in our lives and being thankful for the things we have. Gratitude is pausing to notice and appreciate the things that we may often take for granted, like...
Sharing stories.

Sharing stories.

What a way to share stories! As part of World Book Day, Year 5 took some of their favourite story books down to Reception to share with our younger children. They had to think very carefully to make sure that their younger partner was engaged by making sure that they...
Finding Our Brave!

Finding Our Brave!

The theme for Mental Health Week this year was ‘Find Your Brave’ Year 4 discussed ways they could be brave and created their very own posters to encourage other children in our school to be brave. “I was brave when I jumped into the big pool.”...
We are brave!

We are brave!

Nursery know that being brave isn’t just about wearing a superhero cape or a character from a book or television programme – we learned that we are brave a lot of the time.  We don’t need to say more… look at the photographs and you’ll...
We are all unique!

We are all unique!

In Year 2, we have been looking at how everyone is unique and diverse. This linked so well to our British Science Week 2020 work around ‘Our Diverse Planet.’ We understood how everyone looks different, has different likes and dislikes and how we have to...
Working with Nurse Wendy

Working with Nurse Wendy

x Reception enjoyed working with Wendy, a nursery nurse from the QE Hospital in Gateshead. She came to talk to the children about what it was like to visit a hospital, who they might see there and she showed them some of the equipment that the doctors and nurses might...