Whole School and Parents’ Assembly

Whole School and Parents’ Assembly

A big WELL DONE to Year 5 who presented their Air Raid Project activities to a whole school/parents’ assembly on Friday. We found out what they had learned and most enjoyed from the project and then we were taken on a journey through 1914 to 1918 as the children...
77 Years Ago Tonight

77 Years Ago Tonight

This from our air raid warden, Mr Wilkinson On this night, 77 years ago, my great grandfather’s lemonade factory in North Shields was hit by a bomb from a lone German raider. The three-storey premises were destroyed. The bottling machinery fell into the air raid...
Family Stories

Family Stories

We asked Year 5 to do some homework for the Air Raid project. We asked them to talk to older family members and relatives and to bring in any famliy history or stories connected with either WW1 or WW2. You can see the results below. A great response. Well done Y5!...
In The Style of Paul Nash

In The Style of Paul Nash

Big thanks to artist Kate Hancock for showing us how to do these! She showed us works by the war artist Paul Nash and we looked at how he composed his pictures before starting our own. We hope you like the gallery!...
Dog Fight Silhouettes

Dog Fight Silhouettes

Check out our gallery – Dog Fight Silhouettes. We loved doing these with Kate Hancock. They are bright and colourful and we think they give a different look to aerial battles....