Upper Key Stage 2 News

Growing and learning together

Junior Reporters – Year 4 & 5

avatarLower Key Stage Two
March 5th, 2018

Junior Reporters – Year 4 & 5 As part of our Junior Reporters Project with Newcastle United Foundation, Year 4/5 went to visit St James’ Park to interview a ‘new signing’ to the club.  They developed their own open ended questions and recorded their answers in note form.  They will use this next week to create their report.

They were also lucky enough to have a tour of the stadium, Mr Chapman was very pleased about this! 

Read More »

Congratulations to our first Judo Champions

avatarFoundation Stage
February 23rd, 2018

Congratulations to our first Judo Champions Congratulations to our first judo champions for our after school club during Spring 2 term. As part of the Judo initiative 21 children in Key Stage 2 are learning the art and sport of Judo.

Judo is one of many enrichment clubs which children can join at Redesdale in helping them to develop new skills and to link to clubs in the local community.

Read More »

Chinese New Year in Year 5

avatarLower Key Stage Two
February 8th, 2018

Chinese New Year in Year 5 Year 5 enjoyed learning all about year of the dog for Chinese New Year.  They enjoyed a cooking demonstration from some of our Parents.  Then back in class they wrote poems all about Chinese New Year.

Read More »

Valentine Disco

avatarLower Key Stage Two
February 8th, 2018

Valentine Disco What a great Valentine Disco tonight! The children enjoyed lots of dancing, pizza, candy floss, sweets and glow sticks/Glitter tattoos.

 

Thank-you to all of the helpers who came along tonight.  Without your support we could not run these events.

Read More »

We celebrated the Chinese New Year of the dog today. How lucky are we to have such supportive parents who gave a cooking demonstration to each class in school. The food was delicious.

avatarLower Key Stage Two
February 6th, 2018

We celebrated the Chinese New Year of the dog today.  How lucky are we to have such supportive parents who gave a cooking demonstration to each class in school.  The food was delicious.

Read More »

Computing Challenge Day 2018

avatarLower Key Stage Two
January 22nd, 2018

Computing Challenge Day 2018 Year 5 had a fantastic day at the Newcastle University Computing Challenge Day.  The class competed in 4 challenges against 3 other schools.  The6 had a great day.

Read More »

Earth and Space visit to the Life Centre – Year 5

avatarLower Key Stage Two
January 22nd, 2018

Earth and Space visit to the Life Centre – Year 5 To launch their Science topic - Earth and Space - Year 5 enjoyed a workshop in the Planatarium at the Life Centre.  They had a very busy day explorin* rest of the Centre and even had time for ice a skating!

Read More »

Year 5 IPad Band

avatarLower Key Stage Two
January 22nd, 2018

Year 5 IPad Band Year 5 were selected to take part in an iPad Band project alongside 15 other schools who are part of North Tyneside Learning Trust.  The children went to the Y-Studio in North Shields for their training day.  They learnt how to play ‘Dancing in the Dark’ by Bruce Springsteen.  We have some very talented musicians in our band and superb singers!  We are really excited for the ‘Battle of the Bands’ at Whitley Bay Playhouse in June.

Read More »

Year 5 – Creative Cross Stitch!

avatarLower Key Stage Two
December 15th, 2017

Year 5 – Creative Cross Stitch! In Year 5 we have been learning how to cross stitch and putting this to good use to make our calendars.  The children each selected their own design and worked hard showing great resilience and perseverance to completed wonderful designs.

 

Read More »

Choir out in the community

avatarLower Key Stage Two
December 15th, 2017

Choir out in the community  

Choir had a lovely morning singing our Autumn Term songs at Stephenson Court Nursing Home in Forest Hall.  The residents had great fun and so did the children.

Read More »

« Older Posts

Newer Posts »