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Prehistoric medicine

Year 6 had great fun today learning about prehistoric medicine and the role of medicine men in tribes. We foraged for our own ingredients to make remedies to treat our patients. The remedies are rather revolting but apparently effective… Tribe 1 – impaled by a wild boar’s tusk while out hunting Tribe 2 – a flint spear was removed from …

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Good luck cards from our Buddies

Our year 6 children had a special visit from their buddies last week during their SATs and they gave them a good luck card and Mrs Groark gave a lovely speech about how she has watched Y6 grow over the years.

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Life-sized circulatory systems

Year 6 have fun in Science today creating a life-sized circulatory system. Thank you to Jude, Jack E, Rosa and Jacob for being our human templates.

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Diary Dates

A reminder of upcoming diary dates for the summer term.

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Girls Football Tournament

St. Cuthbert’s girls football team played in their first tournament tonight. They came top in their group stage after winning all of their games, scoring 11 goals and keeping a clean sheet. In the final, they were very unlucky and lost 1 – 0. It was a very close match and could have gone either way. They all received a …

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Year 2 Table Drumming

We had so much fun table drumming this week. We tried really hard to listen to the beat.

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Ascension Thursday

Thursday 26th May marks the Ascension of Our Lord. Fr. Marc invites you to attend services throughout the parish.

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May Newsletter

Please see the link for our May newsletter. There are lots of diary dates for the upcoming term. May 2022

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Y4 Combat Survival

Last week, Y4 took part in a combat survival adventure day provided by Team Challenge Adventures. They had to work in teams to solve problems and win soldiers for their armies to help rescue The General. The day was filled with lots of different activities including; speed and accuracy, team work, problem solving, and logic puzzles. Everyone joined in to …

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Year 1 PE

During our outdoor adventure lesson in PE, we went outside to use equipment and map key to create a Funny Face using information on our map.

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Year 1 Geography

Today Year 1 have been learning about what countries are in the United Kingdom. They made their own map of the UK with play-dough and labelled it with the countries in it. They also labelled the capital cities in each country.

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Walk against hunger this Lent

Thank you all for your generous donations this Lent, sponsoring your child to walk against hunger. We exceeded both the distance of 2000km and total of £200. This is going to make a real difference to the lives of others. The sponsorship we have raised will go to help the world’s most vulnerable women, men and children. It could help …

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Library Club

Tuesday was the last session of Library Club for our Y2 children. We read the story of The Gingerbread Man and the children enjoyed joining in with some of the parts and then re-telling it to their friends. They decorated their very own Gingerbread Man but their favourite part was eating them at the end of the story.

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Dance Festival Video

Click the link to see the Year 4,5 and 6 Dance Festival performance. Dance Festival Video

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Dance Festival

Last week, Dance Club took part in the Sports Partnerships Dance Festival. Our children had a chance to show other schools what they had been working on over the year. Our Dance Club was made up of children from years 4, 5 and 6 and they have all worked really hard especially as they were not always able to be …

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Parent Appointments

Parent Appointments We will be holding face to face parent appointments after the Easter holiday on Thursday 28th April. If you would like to make an appointment, please select your child’s class below and complete the attached form. Please make a note of the time you select as this will not be sent out to you separately. Reception Class Year …

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Fencing

Grown ups were treated to a demonstration from the after school fencing club tonight. Children got to show off all of the skills and tactics they had learnt in the last 5 weeks and even compete with the electrical equipment used in proper competitions. It was fabulous to see how much all of the children had grown and developed since …

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Football Results

A fantastic game was played tonight by our A Team and New Seaham Primary. This was our first home game in a while and the team did not disappoint! A brilliant 6-0 win was helped along by goals coming from Oscar (2), Jack (2), Freddie and Jacob. Also, some excellent defending by Ben and River helped us to keep a …

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Our voice has been heard!

Article 12 – the right to an opinion Year 6 were asked by Chadwick’s Kitchen to give some suggestions as to what they would like to see on the new menu. Year 6 were very happy to see today, when the new menus were issued, that they had taken into consideration some of their suggestions. We are looking forward to …

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Making a rocket

In Science, Reception class enjoyed making rockets. They were investigating forces as part of their Science topic. They had great fun trying to see who’s rocket would travel the furthest. We tested them inside and outside to see how that made the rockets move.

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