Our children in FS2 have thoroughly enjoyed their PE lesson on the climbing wall apparatus.
On Number Day, the Year 2 children took part in a tournament on Times Table Rock Stars. We tried to beat the other classes in school. They're all older than us! It was great fun and we worked really hard to answer as many times table questions as we could. we hope we...
Y2 had a zoom call with the author Chloe Savage. She wrote the book, 'The Search for the Giant Arctic Jellyfish'. The year 2 children studied this book as part of their explorers topic. Chloe answered our questions and taught us to draw different types of jellyfish....
Our children had a fantastic Number Day. We had lots of fun but also learned lots about numbers. We found out about the history of our number system and wrote our own number systems, we discovered that there are numbers all around us. A huge thank you to everyone who...
Year 5/6 have been thinking about trying something new and how it benefits us. Here is an example of one of the posters we’ve made.
FS2 have enjoyed making porridge this afternoon as part of our literacy and science for this half term. We have been learning about what makes porridge delicious whilst learning about goldilocks and the three bears.
5/6 have been helping Eco-Club and have been making bird feeders. We recycled cardboard rolls and tied string to them. We then spread lard on the rolls and rolled them in bird seed. Then we hung them outside for the birds to enjoy. We hope they like them. We planned...
In PSHE, we have been learning why trying something new is good for you. We liked the quote “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.”—Neale Donald Walsch Some new activities the children are going to try are: cheerleading gymnastics setting up my own bracelet...
Nursery children have been doing lots of number work this week.
Year 3 are learning about Buddhists. In this lesson we discussed the importance of the Buddha and what he taught Buddhists and how Buddhists seek to gain Enlightenment and reach Nirvana. We designed a board game where certain actions mean the player has to go back to...
Year 3 have been practicing their Netball skills in P.E. We have learnt how to throw a chest pass, bounce pass and even practiced our shooting skills.
Our nursery children have been reading Room on the Broom this week and have enjoyed doing lots of different activities linked to the book.
Our 2 year olds have enjoyed making potions this week.
Children in year 5 have enjoyed doing 1960s pop art which is their subject topic this half term
Our two year old children have been drawing potraits of themselves.
This week our 3 year olds have been using the talking balloon to tell their nursery friends what they have been doing at the weekend, as part of our communication and language development.
Our children in FS2 have thoroughly enjoyed their time playing out in the snow today.
Our Year 2 pupils have enjoyed learning about the Great Fire of London.
Year 5/6 have been making robots. We planned our robots, in groups, we learned how to turn boxes inside out and then we made our robots. We weren’t sure if they would work at first but they turned out really well and we are so proud of our work.
Y5/6 are having a wonderful time celebrating Christmas. So far we’ve made Christingles to take to the Parish Church, made Christmas hats and enjoyed a delicious Christmas dinner in a beautifully decorated hall. Let the celebrations continue.
Y5/6 are having such good fun at their Christmas party: dancing, playing games, being silly and eating. Brilliant!
The children in our school choir had a great time singing for the Mayor
Our children enjoyed their christmas dinner on Wednesday. A huge thank you to the catering staff for the wonderful food they made, expecially the christmas cakes. The children thoroughly enjoyed them.
Our Nursery pupil enjoying Rocco our reading dog at home.
Our year 2 pupil enjoy his meal in a bag
Y2 have enjoyed using practical apparatus to learn about fact families in addition and subtraction.
In FS1 this week, we have enjoyed exploring our Winter themed tray. We found lots of animals that live in cold climates.
This week in FS2 we have investigated the composition of 5 and enjoyed practising our letter formation in the writing area.
As part of our work on Waste, we hosted our first Big Christmas Jumper Swap on Tuesday 28th November and lots of children went home with a new Christmas jumper. We were really proud of "saving" all these Christmas jumpers. We have also been busy making posters, also...
children in our 2 yr old provision have enjoyed the sensors table this week.
Y5/6 enjoyed learning to use Garageband to compose their own music. We will be learning more skills over the next few week.
Year 2 have enjoyed harvesting our vegetable patch today.
Children in our nursery have enjoyed learning about the different seasons.
As part of Year 3 Science topic of 'States of Matter' the children melted chocolate.
Our children had a great time supporting Children in Need on Friday 17th November. Thank you to everyone who has kindly donated towards a fantastic cause. Together we raised £139.25
Some fantastic art work from our year 6 pupils.
christmas jumper swap shop
Y5 and Y6 have been busy learning all about WW2 this term. On Inspiration for Aspiration day Y5 learnt all about Armistice day and Remembrance Sunday. This inspired us to make our own Poppies and wear them with pride!
EE have enjoyed the animals that came into nursery
Year 6 are enjoying learning about their new Science topic ‘The Circulatory System’
Year 3 have enjoyed doing Gymnastics in their PE lessons this week.
On Friday 10th November, we were lucky enough to have a visit from the Mayor of Stockton who talked about their background and the details of their jobs.
On Friday 10th November, we celebrated our Inspiration for Aspiration Day. Children were invited to come into school dressed as who or what they inspire to be when they are older.
Children are invited to come to school wearing od socks on Monday 13th November - this is association with Anbti-Bullying week.
This week we have introduced Y5 to their new science topic- Animals including Humans! We have started them off by looking at the human anatomy, finding out about our body parts including where in the body we would find our lungs and hearts!
Our children in Reception enjoyed their visit from Cleveland Fire Brigade UK. Children learned about fire safety and what fire people do to help us and keep us safe.
This month, we're getting Loud on Litter. Think about your school and the local area. Is there a lot of litter? In the below attachments, there is a litter ranking card for you to use to rank our school or local area, as well as 10 Filthy Facts about litter. Is there...
Children in our 2 year old provision have enjoyed firework dancing this week.
The children in EE have been creating lovely firework 🎇 pictures
Our year 5/6 boys said that they really enjoyed using the place value counters, in maths and that it helped them to understand column subtraction.
Year 2 visited the Tees Barrage as part of their Natural Habitat topic. they were lucky enough to spot a seal.
This week we had our 100 things to do before we leave EYFS stay and play session.
Y5/6 learned how to turn boxes inside out ready for making their robots next half term
Miss MacIvers class have enjoyed a morning at the Barrage looking at natural habitats
Mrs Rodgers’ Year 6 Reading group were getting very competitive during their retrieval quiz today!
The children have learned lots of new skills, in computing and are really enjoying copying up their Thomas Edison biographies on Pages.
In science Year 3 have been using thermometers to measure the temperature of different things including the playground outside, the inside room temperature and the temperature of a cup of water from the fridge
Year 3 have been making Roman food. We have made Honey toast which the Romans ate for a desert
Year 3 have created their own Roman menu in DT this week which included delightful foods like camel feet and rotten fish guts.
The children in EE have enjoyed lots of literacy this week, reading lots of different books 📚.
2 year olds exploring Autumn activities and social play.
Year 4 have enjoyed using thermometers to measure the temperature around school as part of our science topic
Year 4 have enjoyed learning about Diwali in RE this week and have created some lanterns to represent the festival of light.
Year 3 have been practising their glockenspiel skills playing to their class song. Let your spirit fly
Year 6 have been using counters to represent the order of operations in Maths today.
Our children have enjoyed making their 'Dirty Rice' receipe this week.
3 Design a light winners for wellington square from our school who were chosen for the top ten designs out of over 800 entries. They have each won a certificate, letter from Santa and a £20 the works gift card
Y6 have enjoyed reading a playscript. We acted out a court transcript of the big bad wolf and the three little pigs. The children used their reading skills to demonstrate fluently and expression.
Year 2 children have been researching animals and writing their own books
Year 2 have enjoyed some golden time activities this afternoon after working hard all week!
A huge well done to our pupils who attended the Girls Footbal Cluster Tournament at Stockton town this week. They may not have won any medals however they gave it their all and were wonderful representatives of our school!! ot
The children in year 1 - Mrs Chapmans class have enjoyed exploring and learning about habitats
We made a hedgehog with the food we bought during our trip to Asda on Monday.
Y5 and 6 had a wonderful time at Eden Camp. They found out about the Blitz, blackouts, Land Girls, U-boats, the Home Guard, rationing and much, much more.
The children in EE have enjoyed doing lots of different maths activities this week.
Children in our 2 year old provision have been working on team building and imaginative play this week.
As part of their community engagement topic this term, Reception had a fantastic trip to Asda on Monday morning. They went shopping, visited all the different areas within the shop and enjoyed special treats. A big thank you to Colleen Asda Portrack for meeting with...
Year 3 - Science - Ketchup - In Science Year 3 have been learning about states of matter. We have completed an investigation to see if different tomato ketchups behave the same! We tasted the ketchup, we determined which was the runniest and decided which was best to...
Year 3 English - In our English Reading lesson, Year 3 have been using dictionary's to research unfamiliar vocabulary from our text about the Romans
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Year 3 pupils enjoyed a day at Arbeia on Monday 16th October. They learned lots of exciting things about the Romans era.
Y6 have had a great time swimming this week. We have made lots of progress and look forward to going next week.