Year 5Jason Stanton
Welcome to Year 5
This term we are learning about an exciting new topic: the Mayans. After a summer of collecting research and creating presentations, the class have taken to the project very well and we’re all excited to see where the mysterious Mayans take us….
In English, we are learning about new and established authors, and reading the works of Michael Morpurgo in order to find techniques to put into our wonderful writing.
The class are continuing their swimming lessons on a Monday morning.
Year 5 Residential Visit to Gibside
Here’s the Autumn 1 Newsletter – the children will be bringing a copy home on Monday! Our printers have had a technical glitch which the technicians are busy resolving.
We have acquired two new dance teachers from the ‘Body Rockers Dance School’ to teach the latest dance moves and routines!
Our karate instructor, has a few spaces available for new students wishing to start karate lessons.
As the newly appointed headteacher, I feel very excited about the possibilities for the school as we look to build on recent successes and develop and expand the opportunities for all children in our care.
There are a couple of things I’d like to share with you as we start the final two weeks of our school year.
This week, we held another intra school competition this time based around 'Sports Hall Athletics'. Early in the day, year 5 were visited by Nicola Noble (no relation) from the Gateshead SSP (School Sports Partnership) who trained them in several challenges all based...
Dear Parents/Carers, Wow, what a busy term we had at White Mere last term, more of which will follow! Equally, what a busy term we have to come, not least due to our Summer Fayre on Saturday 17th June, Sports Day on Thursday 13th July, Family Picnic on Wednesday...
Dear Parents /Carers, Each year Saltwell Park hosts a Gateshead wide school fun run. Hundreds of children descend upon the park from all parts of the Borough to complete the fun run. Our school has not participated previously but this year we will be taking Reception...
Recruitment update plus important dates for your diaries.
Thank you all so much for your support of our Easter events in school.
White Mere PTA held an Easter egg decorating competition for children and their grown-ups. Here are a selection of the entries, very creative! [gallery size="medium" link="file"...