5 Maple Category

Year 5 and 6 netball match

Thursday 6th December 2018 The team took part in a netball match against Belswains primary, unfortunately we lost 2-1 but tried our best 🙂 below is some of the children’s comments: Kyra: “It was pretty awesome but it was hard, the other team were very tall which made it more difficult! I really enjoyed the […]

Spirit of Christmas.

The children thoroughly enjoyed eating the houses. Not much was left!!

Take one Picture: ‘The Spirit of Christmas’

The children have worked so hard for our ‘Take one Picture’ project and the work they have produced is fantastic. Thank you to everyone who came to have a look at our exhibition of work. If you missed it, here are some photos of everyone’s efforts.

Spirit of Christmas Take one picture.

4 Willow and 5 Maple were given a picture representing the Spirit of Christmas as their Take one picture. Working together they recreated the scene in 3 D. The children constructed and decorated Gingerbread houses. They also made Madeira cake (the bridge) and Gingerbread dough, which was used for all the Gingerbread figures. With lots […]

Year 5 and 6 Football match

Year 5 and 6 Football match- Aycliffe v Gaddesden. The children played well, unfortunately we lost 5-1. However, it has given us skills to work on and has motivated us to train even harder! We continue to have a positive attitude and try our best 🙂  

Year 5 and 6 Football Match

Year 5 and 6 Football match- Aycliffe v Holtsmere End. The children participated with a very positive and eager attitude despite loosing 3-1. Both teams played very well. We showed great teamwork and communication skills. We are very proud of the team! 🙂  

Year 5 and 6 Netball match

The first  year 5 and 6  netball match was a great success! The children played against St.Thomas Corrum and won with an outstanding 8-0. The children performed brilliantly and as a school we felt very proud of this achievement! Our use of communication and team skills were outstanding! Go team Aycliffe! 🙂

Lest we forget

This year is the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. To commemorate this, we had a whole school assembly with singing from the whole school. They sang “We Remember”, ” Pack up your Troubles” and “It’s a Long Way to Tipperary”.  Out KS2 choir sang “In Flanders Fields”. We had a […]

Egyptian Day

We have had a wonderful morning learning about the Egyptians. We have been making canopic jars, perfume bowls, soap sculptures, lamp burning, tomb painting, amulet making and mummification. This afternoon is banquet time!