EYFS Multi Sports Festival

We were lucky enough to attend another multi sport festival at Gateshead Stadium this half term. The children took part in farm themed sports games. They were able to practise many skills including football, running, throwing and jumping. Everyone tried their best and there were a few sleepy children on the bus on the way … Continued

Polar Express Day

Reception children were feeling very festive as they went aboard The Polar Express! The children were very cosy dressed in their pyjamas and dressing gowns. We started by practising writing our names on our very own train tickets. Then we built our own trains using blocks, shapes and paint. We watched The Polar Express movie … Continued

Library Visit

We started our festive celebrations earlier this month with a visit to Gateshead Central Library. The librarian read some Christmas stories and then we chose a book each to take back to school.


Reception classes visited Gibside last half term to look for signs of autumn. Despite the rain we had a fantastic time! We went on a long walk and explored the forest and hunted for leaves, conkers, acorns and sycamore seeds. The children were able to talk about the signs of autumn they could see. We … Continued

EYFS Multi-Sport Festival

Some of our Reception children recently attended a Multi-Sport Festival at Gateshead Stadium. The event was a superhero theme and children worked through eight stations practising different skills such as running, throwing, catching, and jumping to name a few! We are so proud of our children as they worked extremely hard and listened carefully to … Continued