Year 6

30Mar2010

At Front Street we are keen to promote the positive aspects of good attendance and punctuality. Coming to school regularly is important to your child’s future. For example, children who miss school frequently can fall behind with their work and do less well in exams. Also good punctuality gets you

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

Children in Year 6 have been modelling their own writing on a children’s picture book called Tuesday by David Wiesner. In the original thousands of frogs mysteriously float from their pond into a near by village and cause chaos during the night.  In the children’s own versions of the story,  it al

16Mar2010

Things have been hotting up in Year Six as the children find out about volcanos.  As well as investigating some of the Earth’s most violent eruptions in history and geography, the children have made and tasted real lava!  (Well toffee lava anyway!)  They have also produced some really fantastic

16Mar2010

The pupils in Year 6 were left amazed and very proud when they counted up the final total for their fund raising efforts to support the work of the British Red Cross in earthquake struck Haiti.   A staggering £1379.20 had been raised in less than a week thanks to the imagination, talents and har

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