Author Archives: Mr I Knox

Teaching is one of the most rewarding careers and always scores highly as a choice for both recent graduates and older graduates seeking a change of career. As you are aware we are a Lead school for the Schools Direct route for attaining a PGCE. We are offering places through UCAS for teacher training in… Continue Reading

As part of their outdoor learning, Year Six have been learning how to make a square lashing. Using string and small sticks they created their first lashings. Watch this space as we will be making something quite Christmassy with them soon!   Continue Reading

As part of a science experiment, year 6 have been exercising their hearts. By taking resting and exercising heart rates they were able to calculate their average heart rates and understand what was happening with their lungs and heart when they exercised. Continue Reading

Year Six had a fabulous day being evacuated to Beamish. It was quite a shock being given all the chores to do on home farm ! They made carrot cookies, performed army drill and blacked out windows. Thankfully this was only a temporary arrangement and they returned back to the 21st century. Continue Reading

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