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Year 6 Leavers Assembly

What a show our Year 6 children put on this morning! They re-enacted scenes from nursery right through to year 6; they also id a bit of dancing too. The entire assembly was planned and delivered by them all. We will miss them dearly and wish them all the very best of...

100% Attendance Awards

On Wednesday, children and staff at Windy Nook gathered in the hall to celebrate those pupils who have achieved 100% attendance. Certificates were presented by Mrs Forrest and Mrs Ferry. These awards were not only for full attenders from this year; some children were...

School Sports Assembly

This morning, children in Key Stage 2 were presented with various medals and awards for their contribution in representing the school with year.  Over 200 medals were given out which shows just how many events and athletes we have had.  This has been a fantastic year...

Snowdrops in 3D!

This week, the Snowdrops have been learning all about 3D Shapes. They have done problem solving activities to match nets to shapes, considered how to assemble shape nets, studied shape properties and investigated orientations of shapes and how they look from different...

Poppy Memorial Garden

Article 2: All children have rights. No child should be treated unfairly. Article 12: you have the right to an opinion and to be listened to. Article 13: You have the right to find out things and share what you think with others, by talking, drawing, writing or in any...

LKS2 take a liking to Vikings!

As part of our 'Vicious Vikings' topic, Bluebells, Tulips and Snowdrops were lucky enough to be visited by three teachers from Durham University. Our guests shared their knowledge and expertise in a variety of fun activities which included making runic headstones,...

Athletics Festival at Gateshead Stadium

Windy Nook put in a superb performance at the Gateshead Stadium Athletics Festival. On a gorgeous, sunny day, the team competed in running, throwing and jumping events. We had lots of our team and individual competitors getting through to semi-finals and finals - in a...

Cranes! Cranes! Cranes!

Yesterday our Year 5 children, finally took the cranes they had been working on for such a long time to Beamish Museum to take part in a STEM competition. Windy Nook entered two teams, who showed the scientific, technical and mathematical skills they had used over the...

Year 3 & 4 Violin Showcase

On Wednesday, Year 3 and 4 had their violin showcase. They have been working really hard to learn the songs all year and did a fantastic job. The Bluebells played 3 different songs including 'On Top of Old Smokey' where they had to circle their bows really quickly....

Visit to Gateshead Food Bank

On Monday afternoon, staff and children from Windy Nook visited Gateshead Food Bank, Team Valley. We gathered together the food and household items, that have been generously donated by our school community, and travelled to the warehouse. On arrival, we were greeted...

Year 3/4 Leaf Printing

This week, Miss Clough joined Lower Key Stage 2 to show them a fantastic leaf-printing activity. First, the children had to pay attention to the safety instructions. Then, they took their mallets and pressed the green chlorophyll out of the leaves. This soaked through...

Snap Circuits in LKS2

As part of Science Week, Lower Key Stage 2 were treated to a workshop of awesome electrics - making snap circuits! The children worked together to assemble their circuits and created moving parts, light and sound outputs. We thank our visitors from Wilmott Dixon for...

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