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Year 5’s Jubilee Week

Year 5’s Jubilee Week

Year 5 have had a fantastic week celebrating the Queen's Jubilee. After learning about the Queen's life and duties, they focused on the 1990s. They learnt about the key events, fashions and technological changes that happened in the 1990s and then spent some time...

What’s the time?

What’s the time?

Year 2 have been practising telling the time to the hour, half past, quarter past and quarter to. Before we started, we drew our own clocks on the school yard using hula hoops and chalks. We had to think carefully about where to position the numbers on the clocks and...

Class 5 Dissecting Flowers

Class 5 Dissecting Flowers

In Science, Class 5 have been learning about the different parts of a flower and their functions to support reproduction. The then dissected daffodils and found all of the different parts.

Hoops 4 Health Gateshead Champions 2022!

Hoops 4 Health Gateshead Champions 2022!

Well done to the Crookhill Cobras who completed an unbeaten run to become the Hoops 4 Health Champions 2022 at the Newcastle Eagles Arena on Friday night! They played magnificently and did not concede one basket during the entire tournament! Well done you to all!

Investigating liquids – Marble drop

Investigating liquids – Marble drop

In Science, we have been looking at States of Matter. We investigated liquids and how quickly they flow. We decided to measure this by using the marble drop experiment. We decided we would use different liquids and time how long it took for a marble to get to the...

Commando Joe’s – Roman training

Commando Joe’s – Roman training

This half term we have been taking part in Commando Joe sessions. In these sessions we have been training to become a Roman Soldier. We have taken part in a circuit training session. It was really hard. We have had a go at marching in groups or 2's, 3's, 6's and whole...

What is Read Write Inc?

How we teach reading – answers for parents The Read Write Inc. Phonics programme We have written this for parents. It explains how we teach reading using the Read Write Inc. programme. Learning to read is the most important thing your child will learn at our school....