Year 5


One of our summer art skills was to impress patterns into clay.  Using our still life natural world influence from other art lessons we used household objects to create patterns pressed into clay.  We then painted and glossed our tiles.


It has taken several days, lots of very intense work and frustrating threading of needles, but here we are with our gorgeous little keepsake cushions. Using running stitch, back stitch and over stitch we have sewn, stuffed and sealed our fabric.  Hopefully it stays like that!  We even added some e


Year 5 have been looking at food hygiene, kitchen safety and different food preparation techniques. Today we created a simple fruit salad, using slicing, peeling, grating and chopping.  And then of course we had to sample it…..


🏃‍♀️🏃🏽‍♂️Congratulations to our outstanding athletics squad who enjoyed the emotional rollercoaster that is the annual Gateshead Primary Athletics Festival. 🏃🏽‍♂️🏃‍♀️ 🥇🥇🥉🥉Four fabulous well deserved medals, an event record set and narrowly missin


3 teams of 24 children from Year 5 took part in the Year 5/6 cricket tournament just before half term. They all bowled, batted and fielded and had a great day at The Glebe with a picnic lunch in the middle.


We learned about Guru Har Gobind in RE. Inspired by the story of how he used his cloak to help people, we created our own designs for a new cloak for him. We made stampers from unwanted rubbish. It was lots of fun.