We looked at biodiversity in the school grounds and the threats to local birds. We designed bird stations, then used the internet to consider the cost and sustainability of them. Global Goal 15 Articles 28
This week Front Street have had a stem week for Science. On Tuesday Reception had a visit from a company in Durham called Esh Group who brought in building equipment for the children to use. They spoke about how to use the building blocks and why you should wear safety clothing. Reception have loved
Reception learnt all about Christingles this week and the meaning behind this celebration. We looked at the charity ‘Children’s Society’ to find out what Christingles were and learnt 2 different meanings behind them; The religious connotations are the orange represents the world, the red ribbon i
Today our School Council visited the local foodbank warehouse, taking with us the staff Christmas collection and a few extras the children brought with them. Firstly we were surprised at how big the warehouse was and how many crates of food were on the shelves! We had a tour of the building by Jonat
4O’N had a visit from a nurse today who talked about her role in hospital and discussed and showed some of the equipment that they may encounter if they went into hospital. They were very pleased with their bandaging skills! Don’t panic this was all role play! Article 24: Every child has the rig
Today Reception had lots of fun at Whickham School using their indoor climbing wall! They learnt how to stay safe in their harness and how the ropes would keep them safe too. Mr Davison explained to the children how he was going to lower the rope so they could come down the wall and they all did a f
Today Reception started off their day by performing their sharing assembly to their grown ups. They completed a Children in Need arts and craft activity and sang the Children in Need song. During the morning they all made a Pudsey cupcake and decorated them with smarties. They have been completing P
The lunch staff have worked their magic again and made all the children some lovely treats for their dinner today! In true Children in Need style our dinner staff have also dressed up for the day! Article 1,4,6,28.