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Try Tennis for Free!

Fancy a free day out? On Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May, Blaydon Tennis Club will be hosting tennis sessions (including some adult coaching and kids coaching!).  One hour time slots are available between 1pm-5pm. All you have to do is access www.lta.org.uk/tennisweekends, search for 'Blaydon...

Victory in Europe Day in Year 6

The Year 6 children have had a fabulous afternoon celebrating Victory in Europe Day! They have sung songs from the era, practised swing dancing, played games from the past and have filled themselves up with lots of party food. Thanks again to all of the parents...

A Big Thank You to the Year 6 Parents

Year 6 are really excited for their VE Day party this afternoon. Thank you to all the parents who have provided/made something for our party this afternoon. Photos to follow!...

Career Related Learning Workshop in Y6

Year 6 have had an excellent day today, taking part in the ‘National Life’ programme. They have discussed their nation (looking at various landmarks within this), spoke about skills needed for different types of careers, organised their very own ‘community barbeque’ and even set up...

Year 6 Make Spitfires from WW2

Over the past two days, the children in Y6 have been creating clay Spitfires (one of the most famous aircrafts used in WW2). They learned lots of interesting facts along the way! Such as: The name Spitfire was taken from an old English word meaning someone...

Year 6 Receive Letters from their Spanish Pen Pals!

Year 6 were thrilled this morning to find out they had received a letter back from their Spanish pen pals, who they wrote to a few weeks ago. The children worked hard to decipher and translate the Spanish letter to English so that they could...

Ratio with Pancakes in Y6

This week, the children in Year 6 have been learning about ratio in maths. So today, in aid of Shrove Tuesday, they put their mathematical skills to the test with pancake ratios. For example: The ratio of flour to eggs to milk to oil is 100 : 2...

WW2 Rationing Recipes in Year 6

Year 6 have had an excellent day today using WW2 recipes to bake some delicious treats for each other. They made: An eggless fruit cake A chocolate cake Cheese scones - the favourite! Carrot cookies Whilst their group wasn't cooking, they produced some...

Year 5 Art and Sewing

Year 5 have been making some brilliant art and DT linked to their rainforest topic. They have been sewing a rainforest animal or flower and they have been drawing some rainforest animals. Well done Year 5!  ...