We took full advantage of the snow yesterday, we made snowballs and talked about size, we also made estimations of who can through them the furthest. "
Mars have enjoyed decorating the Christmas tree this morning.
Thank you to Steph from Animal Antics for our session yesterday. We learned lots of facts about rainforest creatures and we had lots of fun handling them! We were all very brave!
What an amazing day we've had! We have handled and learned facts about some fantastic rainforest creatures. Crawling cockroaches... Super spiders... Colourful chameleons... Marvellous millipedes... Slithering snakes...
Year 3 represented Washingwell at the Whickham Christmas Light Switch On yesterday. It was a lovely event and the Christmas carols certainly got us in the festive spirit!
Our KS2 Outdoor Reading Area is being transformed this week by local artist Lynda Nelson. Here are some photographs of the progress so far. Thank you to the children for submitting their favourite book quotes, some of which will be incorporated in to the design. We...
A fantastic effort by our children in KS2 who attended the 'Top Sportsability' event at Gateshead Leisure Centre yesterday. The children showed a keen sense of sportsmanship alongside a competitive attitude to showcase our school athletes at their best.
This week we have been learning letter names, during phonics we have been practising making letter names shapes with our body, some were super tricky!
Mars have been enjoying doing their literacy work on the laptops. We have created a page for an ebook.
The snow was too much excitement for our Reception and Year 1 children (and the staff) this morning! The classroom doors swung open at the first sign of Christmas and for a brief minute there was dancing, jumping and the sound of laughter in the falling snow before...
Our School Book Fair will be taking place before and after school this week in our Library. Please feel free to call in and browse the extensive range of children's books. Scholastic UK