Year 5

26Mar2010

On Wednesday 24th March the school council went on a very special visit, they went to the Civic Centre in Gateshead. At the Civic Centre the children sat in the Council Chambers and had a question and answer session with some of Gatesheads Councillors. The Macebearer carrying the Mace and the curren

16Mar2010

Year 5 went to St Mary’s Church, in Whickham, to investigate the use of colour and art within the church. They met with Sue Gornall, who spoke to the children about the use of symbolism within stained glass windows as well as the colours of the robes worn for different occasions throughout the yea

16Mar2010

Our teams competed in a gala at Felling pool on Tuesday 2nd March. We did very well winning several medals. Congratulations to Oliver O’Halleron and Ian Wildish who have been selected to swim for the district at the Civic Gala.

16Mar2010

We took part in a huge cross country event at Gateshead International Stadium in November. As can be seen from the photographs the conditions were very tricky and tested our stamina and endurance.

16Mar2010

We run a Dance Club on a Wednesday night at the Community Centre and 4 students came down from the Sports College to choreograph a dance to present at the Sage during the Dance Festival. The boys and girls performed a Bollywood style dance to Jai Ho! (You Are My Destiny) by the Pussycat Dolls. It wa

15Mar2010

On Friday 11th March the School Council went on an Energy Walk around the school. They completed questionnaires for all of the classrooms and the communal areas. The data collected is part of a project the children are working on to make Front Street Primary School an Eco Friendly School. The Schoo