Brilliant Bakers!

As part of their design and technology topic, Year 5 have been baking their own bread designs from scratch. Throughout the build up to the making of the bread, the children completed research for inspiration and completed food hygiene learning. The children really enjoyed The process of designing and making their bread creations and tasting Read more about Brilliant Bakers![…]

Awesome Readers!

Year 5 have been working really hard this term to develop their reading skills. We use a program called Reading Plus which your child can access at home as well using the logins they have. While using Reading Plus, the children can level up. Here are some of the amazing readers who have levelled up.

Propaganda Posters!

As part of our Battle of Britain topic in year 5, children have been learning about propaganda and how it was used during the battle. They have created their own propaganda posters to send a message during the time of the Battle of Britain.

Eden Camp

The children in year 5 enjoyed a fantastic trip to Eden Camp in Yorkshire to begin their Battle of Britain topic. whilst there, the children explored what life was like for the people of Britain throughout World War 2 and how it impacted the lives of the nation. Also, they got to observe close up Read more about Eden Camp[…]

Exciting Experiments!

As part of STEM day across school, children carried out a variety of experiments and investigations to spark scientific enquiry. The children thoroughly enjoyed all of the experiments and developed their understanding of the different areas of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). Ask us all about it …

Future Engineers!

Today year 5 and 6 took part in a virtual engineering day in which they took part in challenges set by local businesses including Nexus, Komatsu and City Fibre to help develop new designs and inventions to help make North East businesses more sustainable. The children worked incredibly creatively and thoroughly to design some amazing Read more about Future Engineers![…]

Chilli Cooking!

Year 5 took part in a vegan chilli cooking demo in school today. They enjoyed learning about all of the different ingredients and taking part in the cooking process. Finally, the best part of the session was tasting the food which went down a treat!

Awesome art!

Year 5 have been developing their shading and sketching skills and creating some brilliant pieces of art In the process. This is all part of our portraits topic and children are developing their skills to produce a final portrait masterpiece, watch this space!


Year 5 have been enjoying bikeability the past three weeks and have been learning new skills and the code for cycling safely on the roadside. Well done to all of the children who have been impeccably well behaved and are looking forward to the remaining sessions in the next three weeks.