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Over the weekend a pumpkin patch appeared in the Reception classrooms. It was a lovely surprise! We had lots of questions about pumpkins and decided to have a ‘pumpkin investigation’ week.
We’ll keep you posted...
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Year 4 Elephants had an exciting start to their STEM week by understanding how solids, liquids and gases are made up of particles. We took our learning outside to demonstrate the behaviour of the particles in a solid, liquid and gas #dcpselephant #dcpsstem #dcpslotc ... See MoreSee Less
In today’s assembly the children discussed gender stereotyping and how any gender can do any job. We used the recent space walk by astronauts Koch and Meir as inspiration for today’s assembly. #dcpspshe #dcpsbritishvalues. Mrs Candlish final quote was...’Don’t dream your lives, live your dreams’. ... See MoreSee Less
Year 6 Lions have had an excellent start to STEM week thinking about living things and their habitats. We had great fun thinking of ways we can group ourselves and how grouping living things is important. We used our iPads to find out about the different types of animals and the groups they are classified into. #dcpslions #dcpsSTEM ... See MoreSee Less
Nursery had a fantastic time exploring the forest during their very first forest school session. They found bears, used torches, enjoyed mud slides and created their own adventures. Check out more photos and videos on the seesaw app #dcpscaterpillar #dcpsict #dcpsopal ... See MoreSee Less
Year 2 Dragons are having an amazing afternoon with Richard - That History Bloke. We have been looking at Victorian artefacts to help us understand what it was like to live over 100 years ago. We have even been lucky enough to hold them and try some of them on! We have also been learning about Victorian jobs. This is getting us ready (and very excited) for our Quayside trip next week. #dcpsdragons #dcpshistory #dcpscore ... See MoreSee Less
Well done to this week’s Dragon of the Week. Such a hard worker and always tries his best! #dcpsdragons ... See MoreSee Less
Year 2 Dinosaurs are having the most amazing morning with Richard - aka That History Bloke! We are learning all about life on Newcastle Quayside in Victorian Times in preparation for our trip on Thursday. #dcpshistory #dcpsCORE ... See MoreSee Less
Year 3 have had an amazing first half term in maths. Look at all of our superstars who have moved on up in 55 club. We also had 2 of our very first year 3 Children to complete 55 club which included decimal multiplication. Mrs clarke and Mrs Robinson are so very proud of you.
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Dragons started STEM week by setting up a test. We wanted to find out why it’s important to wash our hands before we eat. We are going to monitor the slices of bread over the next week to see what happens.... watch this space.... #dcpsdragons #dcpsstem ... See MoreSee Less
Dino of the week. He’s been a superstar using his resilience to tackle some tricky maths. #dcpsdinosaur ... See MoreSee Less
Here are some photos from when Year 1 learnt about Road Safety during our Travel and Transport topic. The children were so sensible. #dcpspanda #dcpstopic ... See MoreSee Less
Our LittleDigiLadies had a fantastic time earlier this week at Proto, Gateshead. They were finding out about the different jobs that are involved in producing video games and even met a designer for one of the Marvel characters! They also had a chance to try some virtual reality equipment. Wow - we are so lucky. #dcpsict #dcpslotc ... See MoreSee Less