Year 6 First Aid Workshop

Year 6 First Aid Workshop

Article 6: Children have a right to learn first aid life skills. Toady the children have been learning some first aid skills. They learnt how to: assess an accident situation call for help carry out CPR and use a defibrillator. We hope they never have to use these...

Investigating Materials

Article 28: We have the right to an education. We have been investigating whether a range of materials are combustible; we investigated sawdust, paper, steel nails, dry leaves, cotton , wool and rubber. We made sure we stood a safe distance away from the investigation...
Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Article 28 – Every child has the right to an Education. Over the last 10 weeks some children in Year 2 have been working on their reading skills in a smaller group. They have been focussing on their reading fluency and comprehension skills. We used strategies...
Discovering Ducklings

Discovering Ducklings

Article 28: We have the right to a good quality education. There are four new babies in nursery today – baby ducks (also known as ducklings). Yesterday, we heard them tweeting inside their eggs; now most of them have hatched abut we are still waiting for one...
Meeting Paul Cookson

Meeting Paul Cookson

Article 28 – Every child has the right to an education. Article 29 – Children’s education should help them fully develop their personalities, talents and abilities. On Thursday 29th February, Year 2 were invited along to Gateshead Library to meet the poet...
Author Visit

Author Visit

Article 17: We have the right to books. Today we visited Gateshead Library for our second author workshop with Lisette Auton. First we shared our stories we developed from session one then we looked at how to create a storyboard as another way of planning a story. To...