Physical Education

Athletics Festival 2022

Athletics Festival 2022

Last week children attended the Gateshead Athletics Festival 2022. We thoroughly enjoyed taking part in all of the events, from sprinting to long distances running, the hurdles and the javelin. Well done to all children who competed, you did our school...

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Sports Day

Sports Day

At Newburn Activity Centre Year 5 took part in a range of activities from: Archery, Rock Climbing and Team Games. In the afternoon, Year 5 participated in Sports Day whereby they demonstrated excellent sportsmanship- well done Year...

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Clog Dancing

Clog Dancing

We've been enjoying learning about and taking part in clog dancing lessons.  We've found out that in the olden days, this was how people had fun and won prizes.  We now know a couple of steps including a tap, spring and a stamp.  ...

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Hockey

Hockey

We've been practising our hockey skills this half term.  We can now dribble, pass the ball and know how to hold the hockey stick properly to control the ball.  We've thoroughly enjoyed playing...

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Blaydon Races

Blaydon Races

We held our own Blaydon Races in school last week. The children ran 1 mile around our school grounds and the Year 2 children learnt to sing the famous Blaydon Races song. This was part of our Erasmus project about the history of our local area....

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Year 4 Basketball

Year 4 Basketball

Congratulations to the children who played really well in the basketball tournament at Whickham School. They played four games and did us very proud! Their dribbling, passing, shooting and defending skills from PE came into use.  We came second in our group, well...

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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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