Beeches (Y6)

Mr Hawdon


Welcome to Beeches

Our teacher is Mr. Hawdon!

In year 6 we believe in working hard, whilst having fun. We hope you enjoy visiting our class blog.



UKS2 essential reads

Important information:

Homework will be given out on a Friday and returned the following Thursday (Maths, Grammar and Reading Comprehension)

Spellings are expected to be practised regularly over the week.

P.E. is on a Tuesday – children are expected to have their kit to participate (P.E. kit will be taken home after use and not left on school premises).

Swimming is on a Friday morning –  children are expected to have their kit to participate (Swimming kit will be taken home after use and not left on school premises).

If your child is having a school lunch please ensure that payment is brought in at the beginning of the week.



Key Stage Two Panto Fun!

Well, what a fantastic afternoon Key Stage Two children have had at the Gateshead Stadium Panto. They certainly weren't Sleeping Beauties as they were all overflowing with excitement from beginning to end! As always, they represented Windy Nook superbly and their...

Panto was fantastic! Oh no it wasn’t! Oh yes it was!

Another year, another panto over and done with. And what a panto it was! The children really pulled it out of the bag and entertained everyone with their performances. The audience were in fits of laughter from start to finish, especially when the male teachers made...

Girls Retain Their Title!

What a performance from our girls tonight, as they retained their Champions League Title from last season. In absolute Baltic conditions they remained unbeaten against very tough opposition to win through. Well done once again...

UKS2 get ready for the Fayre!

Just a few pics from earlier this week showing the children from UKS2 preparing items for the Fayre. As well as academic learning the children still manage to find the time to make crafts. It just shows how hard they work...

Helping the Homeless!

Yet again, the generous families and children of Windy Nook Primary have considered those less fortunate than themselves at this special time of year by raising funds for Oasis Aquila Housing Charity. The charity work's hard to help the homeless and disadvantaged in...

NSPCC visit UKS2

A huge thank you to John, Anne, Gill and Charlotte from the NSPCC for delivering workshops to our UKS2 children. The sessions both interesting and informative for both staff and children. Should you require anymore information then please feel free to contact the...

Athletics team reach region finals!

The Gateshead Indoor Athletics final took place yesterday at Gateshead Leisure Centre, where Windy Nook competed against 8 other finalists. The team built upon the winning performance from the previous week and showed the same mentality.  This resulted in Windy Nook...

Indoor Athletics

Last night, children from Years 5 and 6 competed in an indoor athletics competition.  Each child took part in a track, a field and a relay event.  The team performed excellent throughout every discipline and showed great togetherness in supporting those taking part....

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