Oaks (Y5/6)

Mrs Broomhall

Welcome to Oaks

Hello. We are the Oaks. In our class we believe in working our hardest to reach our full potential and to thrive at school. We also have a lot of fun along the way too!

Our teacher is Mrs Bromhall







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 Thursday for the whole class  and also on a Friday for Year 5 Children– 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 for Y6 Children –  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.



Greetings from Ford Castle

What an amazing first day we've had! Lunch in the gardens was very quickly followed by some excellent activities including: Crate Stack, Zipwire and Aqua Challenge. We are all off to have our evening meal now and looking forward to tonight's session. Please keep...

Ford Castle – Year 6!

The final preparations have been made for our annual Year 6 residential. We are visiting Ford Castle for the first time and both the children and staff are really excited about going. Please visit our website regularly next week for photos and updates! Hope the...

Elms morning class homework for 14.6.19

This week’s homework is as follows: Maths p 62 & 63 Angles and sides of rectangles English p 56 Apostrophes for missing letters Reading p 8 & 9 Johnny and the dead Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged to go to...

Mrs Broomhall’s AM Oaks Homework 6.6.19

Here is this week's homework. Y5 English- p48-Commas Maths-p51- Time problems Y6 English-p56-Apostrophes Maths-p52-Volume and Capacity Comprehension-p30-Biography. This is due in next Thursday as normal.  

Elms set up a a conscience alley

Today, the Elms morning class read Chapter 15 of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas. We focused on the scene where Bruno denies that Shmuel is his friend. The children set up a conscience alley to explore Bruno’s decision. Well done to the winning team who persuaded our...

Aviatrice- Biographical writing in Y5/Y6

Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged to go to school to the highest level you can. Article 12: you have the right to an opinion and to be listened to. Today we learned about the fascinating life of Jacqueline Auriol...

Elms morning class homework for 7.6.19

This week’s homework is as follows: Maths p 58 & 59 Angles English p 48 & 49 Commas for extra information Reading p 24 & 25 The Hound of the Baskervilles Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged to go to school...

Gateshead Fun Run

This Friday, Year 6 descended on Saltwell Park to join thousands of other school children for the Gateshead Fun Run.  The group put in a fantastic effort to get around the course. People encouraged each other and many got round very quickly! Absolutely everybody did...

Year 5 Cricket

Year 5 enjoyed a full day's cricket yesterday at Gateshead Fell Cricket Club.  Each team played 5 games against other Gateshead schools, all demonstrating excellent batting, bowling and fielding skills.  The level of teamwork and sportsmanship was brilliant.  Well...

UKS2 Visit St Alban’s Church On A WW1 Trail.

Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities. It should also help you learn to live peacefully, protect the environment and respect other people. Article 38: You have the right to protection and freedom from war.   This week...

Performing poets!

This week the year 5 children have enjoyed exploring poems which are written to be performed. A particular favourite was Walking with my Iguana by Brian Moses! We looked at different language features found in these poems such as onomatopoeia, rhyme, rhythm, language...

Y6, Nursery and the Great Outdoors

Article 31: You have the right to play and rest Today Y6 had their end of SATs celebration and picnic on the top field. They were extra delighted when the nursery children came to join them and had a great time teaching them games, reading them stories and dancing...

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