Year 5

13May2019

Nissan hosted another fantastic day inspiring the children with a whole range of amazing jobs and future ideas for work. We enjoyed Lego car challenges, a tour round the training centre and seeing robots at work!  To finish we had a go at some of the production line skills needed too.

30Apr2019

The children wrote short planet based poems and using percussion instruments (including their bodies) created a short piece of accompanying music to play along to their poem.  The aim was to ensure the sound and rhythm matched the mood of their poem and planet.  Their composition was then recited

30Apr2019

Year 5 have been exploring how colour and texture can demonstrate mood.  We looked at how one picture can be manipulated by changing the colour which changed the mood of the image. Here we are drawing and painting a flower with a certain mood.  The flowers were put together to create a bouquet of

30Apr2019

Year 5 have been studying The Highwayman poem and on Friday we took the Red-Coat soldiers to court to decide on their fate – guilty or not guilty. We had a great time defending and prosecuting and hearing evidence from all sides. The result – guilty on all charges. Article 28, 29, 31.

27Apr2019

Last night our year 5 Basketball team played the final game of the Hoops for Health tournament at Newcastle Eagles Arena. They qualified before the Easter holidays and were drawn against St Peters last night. Finishing an overall joint 3rd place we are very proud of them! Throughout the tournament t