Bluebells (Y3)

Miss Crowe

Welcome to Bluebells

We are the Bluebells.

Our teacher is Miss. Crowe. Miss. Crowe is always ready to help with any task, no matter how small. Never be afraid to ask.

Our ethos is ‘Work hard and always try your best’.


Important information:

Spellings will be given out on a Monday to be tested on the Friday. These are expected to be practised at home regularly.

Homework will be given out on a Friday and returned the following Wednesday. Spellings and times table are expected to be practised regularly over the week.

P.E. is on a Monday- children are expected to have their kit to participate (P.E. 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.


Quadkids Athletics

A team of children from Years 3 and 4 took part in the annual Quadkids cluster tournament at Colegate Primary.  The athletes took part in four events that tested their running, jumping and throwing capabilities.  Windy Nook finished top out of the seven schools,...

Newcastle Eagles Coaching

Thank you to Coach C, who came from Newcastle Eagles, to teach children from Year 1-4 basketball skills.  Children were taught various games to improve speed, dribbling, passing and shooting.  We have also been working with the Eagles to deliver an after school club...

Art visit in LKS2

To support our learning about light and shade, Lower Key Stage 2 were delighted to welcome an artist into school. Our visitor, Kate, showed us the shading techniques of still-life artist Paul Cezanne. She demonstrated how to use coloured paper to create the fruits,...

A visit from St. Alban’s

To help us in our RE learning, about the different ways Christians worship, we were delighted to be visited by Ken and Lynn from St. Alban's Church. Our guests spoke to Snowdrops, Tulips and Bluebells - to talk about the work they do in the community. Some of this...

Magnificent Miro Artwork

As part of this term's topic, we have been studying surrealist artist Joan Miro. He uses shapes, objects and colour to create surreal pictures. This week, we used different shapes and lines to create colourful pieces of art inspired by Joan Miro. The Bluebells thought...

Investigating reflections

This week in Science, the Bluebells have been looking at how light can reflect of different surfaces and which surfaces reflect the most light. We did a carousel of activities including finding reflective surfaces in the classroom, trying to write our name the right...

Lunch time buddies

There's so much going on at lunch time in Windy Nook. Specially trained buddies from KS2 meet up with buddies from KS1 to play word games and enjoy reading together. Not only are our children learning, they are making new friends too!     Article 31: You have the...

Art week in Bluebells!

This week, to mark the anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci's death the Bluebells have been looking at some of his work and recreated a modern version of the Mona Lisa. Using the techniques they learnt during last term's Pop Art topic, they traced an image of the Mona...

Year 3/4 Rugby League

Children from Year 3 and 4 playing tag rugby league at Gateshead Stadium this afternoon.  Both teams played extremely well, only losing one game between the two.  Not only did they show great skills and teamwork but got a chance to do some speed work with a member of...

Welcome Back Gardening Club!

What a glorious day for the first gardening club of summer term! Everyone got stuck in removing the weeds that have grown over the Easter holidays and have started to dig out the flower beds in reception ready for a revamp!  

An introduction to Joan Miro in Spanish

As part of our topic this term, the Bluebells are learning about Joan Miro. He is a Spanish artist, who specializes in surrealism. This week, we had a look at a number of his different pieces and discussed his use of shape. We then translated a number of captions from...

Easter Egg Winners!

Thank you to everyone who took part in the Easter egg design competition. Zoe from the Co-op at Beacon Lough came along to judge the entries. The winning entries were: Nursery - Alex B Dragonflies - Gabriella A Ladybirds - Jackie G Robins—Matthew P Owls—Carter P...

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