Riverside Primary Academy | Mrs Langley

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Rainforests: Year 5 trip

Year 5 have been learning more about rainforests at Sunderland Winter Gardens and Museum. They looked around the museum and then took part in an art workshop learning how to sketch leaves and create abstract art. ...

Year 5 science trip to Emmanuel

Year 5 had a great time visiting Emmanuel College today to experience a lesson in a science lab. They learned how to be safe in a lab and how to use a Bunsen burner. ...

Y5 Adopt an Orangutan

As part of the rainforest topic, Year 5 have adopted an orangutan with some money they raised earlier this year. They are excited to learn more about this endangered animal and how our money can be used to help protect orangutans and their habitats. They have certificates and a...

Fundraising

Year 6 are organising a table-top sale to raise money for their chosen charity: The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation. They have brought in their own old toys and books, and have been very busy making cakes, loom bands, book marks and much more. What great team-work...

Goldilocks: Innocent or Guilty?

A huge well done to all of the children in Key Stage 2 for putting on such an amazing performance of 'Goldilocks: Innocent or Guilty?' this week. What a brilliant show! Congratulations to all of the actors, singers and dancers!...

Moving Up!

All the pupils have been spending two days this week with their new teacher to get ready for next year and everyone has been working so hard. Next week, Year 6 are going to visit their new secondary schools. Such an exciting time for everybody!...

University visit

Year 6 had a wonderful day visiting Sunderland University as part of their careers project. They had a tour of the campus, met some real students and had the chance to try on some graduation gowns and hats. Hopefully we will see lots of the...

Singing

It is lovely to hear singing coming from all of the KS2 classrooms as the children begin to practise the songs for our upcoming production of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Letters will be coming home soon for you all to buy tickets to come...

Science

The pupils in Year 5 had great fun in Science this week - they have been making parachutes to learn about air resistance. I wonder whose parachute was the most effective?...