School Logo

Newburn Manor Primary School

Learning together, growing together

Summer term

Come and See morning

Thank you so much to everyone who managed to attend our open morning this week.  We had lots of fun reading instructions on how to make a paper plate pirate face and we enjoyed following the first few steps to making our pirate faces. We also decorated cutlasses and practised speaking in our best pirate voices. 

 

Picture 1
Picture 2
Picture 3
Picture 4
Picture 5
Picture 6

What a beautiful day!

We had a gorgeous afternoon outside today where we were calm and mindful during our Yoga Bugs session. The sun was shining brightly and there was a gentle breeze which cooled our skin while we practiced our poses on the mats.

Picture 1
Picture 2
Picture 3
Picture 4
Picture 5
Picture 6

Hot & Cold Shades

This week we have learned about hot and cold shades in our art lessons.  We know that hot and cold colours are all around us and we spotted lots of them in our classroom and around school. Today we had lots of fun painting hot shades in the classroom and discussing our choices of colours with our friends. We started with yellow paint then mixed in red to create different hot shades. We then mixed the yellow with white to create paler shades. We love experimenting with paint!

Picture 1
Picture 2
Picture 3
Picture 4
Picture 5
Picture 6

Taekwondo

We had our first session of Taekwondo today with Mr Churchward, it was great!  We learned how to punch and kick on the pads and we learned exercises which will help us to strengthen our core.  We also learned how to hold our guard. We can't wait for the next session!

Picture 1
Picture 2
Picture 3
Picture 4
Picture 5
Picture 6
Picture 7
Picture 8

Drumming

This week we sang, danced and played the djembe drums in a performance for our parents and carers with the Reception class. Over the last half term, we have been enjoying learning how to play the djembe with Franco and Steve from Newcastle Music Service and we have been using different animal names to produce various sounds on the drums. We have had a superb time and we can't wait to learn to play new instruments in the future. 

Picture 1
Picture 2
Picture 3
Picture 4
Picture 5
Picture 6
Picture 7
Picture 8
Top