Riverside Primary Academy | Mrs Langley

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Cricket

Year 3 and 4 have been really enjoying their cricket sessions with the cricket coach on Fridays this half-term. They are getting very skilled at batting and bowling!...

Trips

We have been on some wonderful trips over the last few weeks: Year 3 visited Durham Cathedral, Year 4 went to Sunderland Winter Gardens, Year 5 had a Victorian day out at Beamish and Year 6 are off to the Theatre Royal after their SATs....

Sponsored Silence

Not a sound could be heard in Year 6 today as the children and teachers all completed a sponsored silence to raise money for their trip to the theatre next month. Not a single word was spoken from 9:15-12:15! Well done Year 6!...

Dance Festival

Thank you to everyone who came to watch the Dance Festival. KS2 danced to a variety of songs: Salute, Time-warp, Black Magic and Shut Up and Dance! If you missed it, you may get to see an encore of the dances in our KS2 production...

Basketball tournament

The pupils in Year 5 took part in a basketball tournament at Gateshead Leisure Centre - they were all brilliant! Well done Year 5; we hope you all had fun!...

Centre for Life

Year 6 really enjoyed their trip to the Centre for Life this week. They took part in a Science electricity workshop and an ICT coding session. All the children behaved perfectly and learned a lot of new skills!...

Swimming

Year 4 pupils are doing so well with their weekly swimming lessons! They are all making lots of progress and becoming strong swimmers. It would be great if they could also practise their swimming skills by visiting the pool at the weekends too. Keep up...

KS2 Topics

All the children in KS2 have started their new topics for this term: Year 3 are looking at Ancient Greece; Year 4 are learning all about Natural Disasters; Year 5 are focussing on Water; and Year 6 are investigating World War 2. We look forward...

Skill-force

Year 5 and 6 pupils are in for a treat this term as they are spending every Tuesday afternoon with some visitors from Skill-force.  Skill-force, which is an organisation supported by Prince William, provide exciting opportunities for children to improve their confidence, team-work and problem...

KS2 Cinema Night

KS2 had a brilliant time watching a funny, festive film - 'Home Alone' - at the cinema night this week. Thank you to everyone who came along! What was your favourite part of the film?...