Elms (Y5)

Mrs Hope

Welcome to Elms

We are the Elms and are looking forward to working hard in Year 5 our teacher is Mrs.Hope







Important Information:

Homework will be given out on Friday and will be due in on Wednesdays. Homework will comprise English, Maths and Spelling. Spellings will be tested weekly on Fridays.

Reading should take place at home every night, and diaries should be completed and brought into school on a daily basis.

P.E. is on Fridays each week. Please ensure your child has in school a full P.E. kit, including trainers. P.E. kits will be taken home after use.

Please ensure all school lunch money is paid weekly on a Monday morning.

War Horse

As part of our new class text, War Horse, the children have been carrying out research about World War 1.  Children were able to discuss and imagine themselves as a soldier and the type of living condition they would be exposed to in the trenches.  The class then went...

Tyne and Wear Athletics Final

This morning our year 5/6 athletics team competed against 9 other schools from across Tyne and Wear in the regional finals.  This is the first time one of our teams have been to this level of the competition.  Throughout the morning the children competed in a series...

Getting to grips with the 9x table!

This week, in Mrs Hocking’s class, we have been focusing on the 9x table. We used finger patterns to help us calculate the facts to 9 x 10. Then for 11 x and 12 x we just need to apply our strategies (11x double the digits and 12x add 2x and 10x together!) We are...

UKS2 Xmas Party!

It's that time of year again! This Thursday afternoon, the children of Oaks, Elms and Beeches all took to the dance floor and enjoyed a well-earned party. We had food, a live DJ and a dancing competition. Everybody had a great time and looked fab in their party...

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...

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...

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...

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