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Orienteering

Orienteering

Year Six enjoyed creating, setting out, swapping then collecting their own orienteering routes within the school grounds today. Some people managed to find some points that were difficult to...

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Tag Rugby

Tag Rugby

Year Six have been practicing their tag rugby skills for a few weeks now. Today they used tag belts and rugby balls to play a mini game of tag...

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Orienteering with maths

Orienteering with maths

Year Six were surprised today when their orienteering involved an element of Maths. Instead of finding a number or letter at the control points they were presented with a calculation. It was tough running and thinking at the same time...

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Types of stitches

Types of stitches

As part of their DT project, Year Six are making a stitched Blaydon Race souvenir. To do this, they had to learn different types of stitches. They spent a tangling time learning how to do a running stitch, back stitch and blanket...

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Blaydon Race Animation

Blaydon Race Animation

Year Six have been using an animation piece of software to create an animated snap shot of the Blaydon Race as part of our international topic on local history. They learnt very quickly how precise their movements need to be to make a steady animation....

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Bikeability

Bikeability

Year Six worked hard this week to complete their Level 3 bikeability training. They spent time on the yard in school and time on the roads around school. They showed a great level of skill and...

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Nets

Nets

Year Six have been investigating the properties of 3D shapes. However to do this, they had to make the shape first ! They reviewed the properties and the difference between 2D and 3D shape...

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Take one

Take one

Year Six have been planning, recording and editing their own broadcasts. Based on their history or literacy work, they enjoyed scripting, planning and dressing up. The final edits need a little bit more work before their premiere...

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More smores !

More smores !

Year Six enjoyed a sweet treat cooking their own marshmallows. Whilst some cooked, the others were very creative and thought outside the box to collect an  A to Z of natural...

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Action !

Action !

Year Six have been recording as part of a computing project. Based on their history or literacy work, they have scripted and organised a TV broadcast. With filming nearly finished, their next task is to make the final cut and edit their...

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