The Arts


We had amazing entries in for the art competition. The whole school voted for the winners which have been announced in the classrooms. I think you will agree we have some brilliant artists at Front Street School! Article 28,29


Nursery had a lovely time at The Baltic seeing and interacting with the ‘Play Rebellion’ installation by Pippa Hale. It was brilliant for the children to experience the paintings by Joy Labinjo and see the view of the Tyne from level 5.  The children had a great time. Thank you toe very one who


Reception have had two visitors in this week from the Thought Foundation in Birtley. Our project for this term is all about Bees. We have spoke about Bees and how important they are. We then used fabric to draw a hexagon shape and we all wrote a different number in our shapes. We then decorated our


Today we used the glockenspiels for the first time. We were so excited. We are learning how to play Three Blind Mice and have learnt nearly half of the song already. Maybe we have a budding Mozart in 1M.  


1S have loved designing and building their bridges! They all worked incredibly hard on their ‘creations’ and thoroughly enjoyed working in friendship groups. Article 28, 29


We have had a great morning at the Baltic looking at the amazing bridges. We drew bridges using continuous pencil line and with our eyes shut, we even made our own 3D bridges. Now back at school our bridge work continues ask you child what they have found out about bridges from around the world. &nb


1S had a lovely morning at the Baltic, we studied the bridges crossing the River Tyne and sketched them…drew them with our eyes closed…and from memory!!!!! Then we worked in groups to make a 3D bridge. Lots of fun 😃 Article 28, 29