Events and Visits

Macmillan and Children’s Cancer Coffee Morning

On Tuesday 25th September,  our 'Friend's of Barley Mow' held a coffee morning to raise awareness and funds to support Macmillan and Children's Cancer UK. September is also Childhood Cancer awareness month this year and lots of people bought gold badges to show their...

Cong Burn River Trip

Today, as part of our Geography topic on rivers, Year 4 visited Cong Burn River in Chester-le-Street. We met our guide Lucy who told us all about the river and why rivers are so important for our world and why they need protecting. We learnt about the different...

Dukehouse Wood

Some of our children from Year 5 and 6 have just returned from another wonderful (and very hot!) visit to Dukeshouse Wood. The children have used their problem solving and team work skills coupled with resilience,resourcefulness and determination to complete a series...

Our Amazing Adventure

Today Year 3 and 4 had a fun filled day of outdoor adventure at Gibside National Trust. We completed a den building challenge, where we had to work in teams to construct a secure structure using tree branches. Each den was certainly impressive and it was great to see...

Making Maps

Year 6 worked with Marcus to improve their mapping skills. They learned how to use grid references and scales to plot a route. Marcus was very impressed with their attitude and map...

Building and Coding with Robots

This afternoon Year 6 have been combining their design, problem solving, communication  and coding skills to build and control robodog Milo! Caitlin and Ryan, from Northumbria University, introduced us to Milo and the specifications for the task. The children had to...

Healthy Cooking

Since Year 2 have been learning about healthy food. We had a very special guest come to see us, Nick the Chef.  Nick spoke to us about what foods to eat and how they are good for us.  We also cooked a Sloppy Joe each and it tasted delicious.  Thank you Nick for a...

Page 1 of 812345...Last »
Translate »