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Thomas Bewick - Class 20
Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

By Thomas Bewick School
8 April, 2021

Class 20 have worked extremely hard in PE lessons this half term, where we have been developing our throwing and catching skills. We are very proud of the progress the pupils have made over the weeks.

Thomas Bewick - Class 21
Birthday Fun!

Birthday Fun!

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

We enjoyed celebrating a pupil's Birthday in class last week. We had a party to end the afternoon and to sing Happy Birthday.

Thomas Bewick - Class 06
Easter fun

Easter fun

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

We have had so much fun this week with our Easter activities.

Thomas Bewick - Class 02
Growing Up

Growing Up

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

This term we have been learning about the different stages of life.

Thomas Bewick - Class 18
Easter Bunny

Easter Bunny

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

Class 18 were so egg-cited to see that the Easter Bunny when it came to visit them this afternoon!

Thomas Bewick - Class 16
Easter Activities with Class 16

Easter Activities with Class 16

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

Class 16 have enjoyed taking part in lots of different Easter activities this week.

Thomas Bewick - Class 02
Easter Fun!

Easter Fun!

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

Class 2's Easter Fun!

Thomas Bewick - School News
Message from Daley

Message from Daley

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

It is hard to believe that we are just about to step into the Easter holidays – although the sunnier days and lighter nights are certainly very welcome.

Thomas Bewick - Broadwood B
Easter Fun!

Easter Fun!

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

Broadwood B have had lots of Easter fun this week!

Thomas Bewick - School News
Some Staff Shout Outs

Some Staff Shout Outs

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

We are a big team of staff with lots of people doing all sorts of jobs, both in and out of the classroom.

Thomas Bewick - Class 20
Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

By Thomas Bewick School
8 April, 2021

Class 20 have worked extremely hard in PE lessons this half term, where we have been developing our throwing and catching skills. We are very proud of the progress the pupils have made over the weeks.

Thomas Bewick - School News
Welcome To Our New Recruits

Welcome To Our New Recruits

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

This term we have appointed lots of new Learning Support Assistants, many of whom were already working with us through supply agencies.

Thomas Bewick - Class 19
SpongeBob Easter Egg Fun with Class 19

SpongeBob Easter Egg Fun with Class 19

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

In the last week of the Spring term, Class 19 enjoyed working together to create an entry for this years Easter Egg competition based on SpongeBob!

Thomas Bewick - School News
Easter

Easter

By Thomas Bewick School
4 April, 2021

Happy Easter

Thomas Bewick - School News
Tyne Tunnel Computer Donation

Tyne Tunnel Computer Donation

By Thomas Bewick School
8 April, 2021

We would like to give a big thank you to the Tyne Tunnels for very kindly donating 4 computers to our school. We really appreciate this generosity, the computers will be extremely useful for our staff and pupils in school.

Thomas Bewick - Class 20
Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

By Thomas Bewick School
8 April, 2021

Class 20 have worked extremely hard in PE lessons this half term, where we have been developing our throwing and catching skills. We are very proud of the progress the pupils have made over the weeks.

Thomas Bewick - Class 20
Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

By Thomas Bewick School
8 April, 2021

Class 20 have worked extremely hard in PE lessons this half term, where we have been developing our throwing and catching skills. We are very proud of the progress the pupils have made over the weeks.

Thomas Bewick - Class 20
Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

By Thomas Bewick School
8 April, 2021

Class 20 have worked extremely hard in PE lessons this half term, where we have been developing our throwing and catching skills. We are very proud of the progress the pupils have made over the weeks.

Thomas Bewick - Class 20
Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

Developing our Throwing and Catching in class 20

By Thomas Bewick School
8 April, 2021

Class 20 have worked extremely hard in PE lessons this half term, where we have been developing our throwing and catching skills. We are very proud of the progress the pupils have made over the weeks.

Thomas Bewick - School News
Site 2  Egg Competition

Site 2 Egg Competition

By Thomas Bewick School
1 April, 2021

Site 2 took part in the annual Thomas Bewick egg decorating competition. Check out the great entries from each class based on topics they have been learning about this term. Class 23 won with Crackbeth. Well done to all the students who have done a great job decorating their eggs and making amazing displays!! Happy Easter

Mary Astell - School News
Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

By Mary Astell
29 March, 2021

Gavin Williamson has written an open letter to young people thanking them for the way they have responded to the huge challenges they have faced throughout the pandemic. Read it here: https://bit.ly/31vQQBD

Mary Astell - School News
Covid-19 Guidance

Covid-19 Guidance

By Mary Astell
13 October, 2020

Here are some useful documents including current Covid-19 guidance.

Mary Astell - School News
Letter from the Executive Headteacher

Letter from the Executive Headteacher

By Mary Astell
12 June, 2020

A letter from Chris Richardson, Executive Headteacher.

Mary Astell - School News
What’s on offer this coming summer?

What’s on offer this coming summer?

By Mary Astell
3 July, 2020

Newcastle's Best Summer Ever team will be offering a summer holiday scheme this year.

Mary Astell - School News
Invite to QA Session

Invite to QA Session

By Mary Astell
9 July, 2020

You are invited to a question and answer session with Deanne Taylor, Head of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Newcastle City Council.

Mary Astell - School News
Prosper Learning Trust to Open New School in Northumberland

Prosper Learning Trust to Open New School in Northumberland

By Mary Astell
21 July, 2020

Prosper Learning Trust have been the successful bidder for a new special school to be built in Northumberland

Mary Astell - School News
Newcastle's Best Summer Ever

Newcastle's Best Summer Ever

By Mary Astell
6 August, 2020

Newcastle's Best Summer Ever programme are offering lots of activities this summer.

Mary Astell - School News
Northumbria Police - Scheme in Newcastle City Centre

Northumbria Police - Scheme in Newcastle City Centre

By Mary Astell
28 August, 2020

Northumbria Police have asked us to share some information with you.

Mary Astell - School News
Letter From Mark Jones Regarding NHS Test and Trace

Letter From Mark Jones Regarding NHS Test and Trace

By Mary Astell
25 September, 2020

Prosper Learning Trust would like to share this important information from NHS Test and Trace, on how we can work together to make sure we can continue to give children and young people the best education in the safest way possible.

Mary Astell - School News
Parent/Carer Support Group

Parent/Carer Support Group

By Mary Astell
14 October, 2020

Parents/ Carers who are supporting a child/ young person with emotional or mental health issues, see image below.

Mary Astell - School News
Top Tips for Good Mental Health and Wellbeing

Top Tips for Good Mental Health and Wellbeing

By Mary Astell
17 February, 2021

Youth Mental Health Ambassador, Dr Alex George has shared his ‘top five tips’ for young people’s good mental health and wellbeing.

Mary Astell - School News
We are Recruiting!

We are Recruiting!

By Mary Astell
19 November, 2020

Here at Prosper Learning Trust, we are recruiting for an experienced Estates Management Officer to join our Central Services Team, please see the following link for our application pack: https://www.prosperlearningtrust.co.uk/vacancies/estates-management-officer/

Mary Astell - PHSE
PSHE Drop Down Day Crime & Punishment

PSHE Drop Down Day Crime & Punishment

By Mary Astell
27 November, 2020

On November 9th Mary Astell Academy welcomed Prison Me No Way, David Burn-Be-Safe and Samantha's Legacy for a PSHE Drop Down Day.

Mary Astell - PHSE
Army Team Building Day

Army Team Building Day

By Mary Astell
27 November, 2020

On Thursday 12th November, Mary Astell welcomed the Army to School for some fun-filled Team Building sessions.

Mary Astell - School News
Message from ACT

Message from ACT

By Mary Astell
1 December, 2020

We have received the following information from ACT to share with parents.

Mary Astell - School News
Merry Christmas from Mary Astell Academy!

Merry Christmas from Mary Astell Academy!

By Mary Astell
18 December, 2020

Merry Christmas, with best wishes from all the staff at Mary Astell Academy.

Mary Astell - School News
New School Building for Harry Watts Academy

New School Building for Harry Watts Academy

By Mary Astell
18 December, 2020

We received the keys for Harry Watts Academy's new school building today. Kevin Robson, Projects Manager, Sunderland City Council handed the keys to Mark Jones CEO, Prosper Learning Trust.

Mary Astell - School News
Mary Astell Academy will Re-open on 5th January

Mary Astell Academy will Re-open on 5th January

By Mary Astell
2 January, 2021

In line with the Department for Education guidance for Alternative Provision we will be open as normal from Tuesday 5th January 2021.

Mary Astell - School News
Take Part in our COVID-19 Research Study

Take Part in our COVID-19 Research Study

By Mary Astell
7 January, 2021

The Great north Children’s Hospital are looking for 140 individuals to take part in the study looking at COVID-19 antibodies in children and young people.

Mary Astell - School News
Welcome To Chris Richardson Our New Executive Head Teacher

Welcome To Chris Richardson Our New Executive Head Teacher

By Mary Astell
4 June, 2020

We are delighted to announce that Chris Richardson has taken up his new role of Executive Head Teacher of Newcastle Bridges School and Mary Astell Academy this week.

Harry Watts - Class 01
Goodbye Yard 1!

Goodbye Yard 1!

By Harry Watts
8 April, 2021

Although Class 1 are very excited to get to our new school, we are going to miss our lovely Yard 1, which we used daily.

Harry Watts - Class 04
Materials and Magnetic Forces

Materials and Magnetic Forces

By Harry Watts
19 March, 2021

Class 4 have been learning about different materials in Science this week. We have used different materials to test their absorbency. We made predictions then carried out our experiments to see if our predictions were correct. We have also been learning about magnets and magnetic forces. We carried out more experiments to test which materials were magnetic - which attracted and which repelled. We created our own mazes and used magnets under the paper to move a car around the maze.

Harry Watts - School News
Our move to our new school

Our move to our new school

By Harry Watts
15 March, 2021

An update about the move to our new school.

Harry Watts - Class 02
Circus Day Preparation

Circus Day Preparation

By Harry Watts
17 March, 2021

Class 3 are preparing from the Circus School Event

Harry Watts - Class 03
Animals - Down at the farm

Animals - Down at the farm

By Harry Watts
17 March, 2021

This week we continued to look at farm animals. We enjoyed more sensory play with matching activities and even made out own little sheep for our display!

Harry Watts - Class 01
My Pet Fish!

My Pet Fish!

By Harry Watts
18 March, 2021

Class 1 have enjoyed taking care of their class pets.

Harry Watts - Class 01
Habitats

Habitats

By Harry Watts
18 March, 2021

Class 1 have enjoyed sorting animals between habitats.

Harry Watts - Class 05
Under the Sea in Class 2

Under the Sea in Class 2

By Harry Watts
18 March, 2021

Class 2 have enjoyed our under the sea theme this week learning all about sea creatures.

Harry Watts - Class 04
'Iron Man' Junk Modelling

'Iron Man' Junk Modelling

By Harry Watts
19 March, 2021

Class 4 are very excited to have completed their Iron Man junk models this week. They used cardboard boxes, tin foil and paint to make their creations. I'm sure you will agree they look fantastic!

Harry Watts - School News
The Eggs Factor

The Eggs Factor

By Harry Watts
19 March, 2021

The Eggs Factor

Harry Watts - School News
Help Us to Win a Shade Sail!

Help Us to Win a Shade Sail!

By Harry Watts
7 April, 2021

It’s competition time at Harry Watts Academy!

Harry Watts - Class 01
The Zoo Vet

The Zoo Vet

By Harry Watts
22 March, 2021

Class 1 enjoyed learning about the job role of a vet.

Harry Watts - Class 05
Easter Activities in Class 2

Easter Activities in Class 2

By Harry Watts
24 March, 2021

Class 2 have enjoyed completing some fun Easter activities this week.

Harry Watts - Class 01
Circus Day in Class 1

Circus Day in Class 1

By Harry Watts
25 March, 2021

Class 1 loved taking part in a circus themed day!

Harry Watts - School News
The Eggs Factor

The Eggs Factor

By Harry Watts
25 March, 2021

The Eggs Factor Competitiion

Harry Watts - School News
Circus Day Celebrations

Circus Day Celebrations

By Harry Watts
26 March, 2021

Our last day at Harraton.

Harry Watts - Class 05
Class 2 Circus Fun and Goodbye Harraton

Class 2 Circus Fun and Goodbye Harraton

By Harry Watts
26 March, 2021

Class 2 had an amazing last day at our Harraton site and thoroughly enjoyed all of the Circus day activities.

Harry Watts - School News
Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

By Harry Watts
29 March, 2021

Gavin Williamson has written an open letter to young people thanking them for the way they have responded to the huge challenges they have faced throughout the pandemic. Read it here: https://bit.ly/31vQQBD

Harry Watts - School News
We're On The Move!

We're On The Move!

By Harry Watts
6 April, 2021

The removal vans have been!

Harry Watts - Class 05
Mother's Day and Farm Animals in Class 2

Mother's Day and Farm Animals in Class 2

By Harry Watts
13 March, 2021

Class 2 had a lovely end to the week making Mother's Day cards and gifts and finishing their Farm Animals topic.

Newcastle Bridges - GNCH and Freeman
We All Have A Spring In Our Step!

We All Have A Spring In Our Step!

By Newcastle Bridges
31 March, 2021

As the days lengthen and the weather gets warmer, we have been very busy teaching on the wards and beyond.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Top Tips for Good Mental Health and Wellbeing

Top Tips for Good Mental Health and Wellbeing

By Newcastle Bridges
17 February, 2021

Youth Mental Health Ambassador, Dr Alex George has shared his ‘top five tips’ for young people’s good mental health and wellbeing.

Newcastle Bridges - GNCH and Freeman
Playing Kayles

Playing Kayles

By Newcastle Bridges
8 February, 2021

Brandon has been learning about the middle ages and the games they used to play.

Newcastle Bridges - Class 6
3D SHAPES

3D SHAPES

By Newcastle Bridges
8 February, 2021

Last term our class 6 and 7 were investigating properties of 3D shapes.

Newcastle Bridges - GNCH and Freeman
Art at GNCH

Art at GNCH

By Newcastle Bridges
8 February, 2021

Art provides the children with both therapeutic and educational satisfaction.It provides an opportunity to think,dream and explore beyond the hospital.

Newcastle Bridges - GNCH and Freeman
Children's graffiti Art

Children's graffiti Art

By Newcastle Bridges
8 February, 2021

Have a look at these children's art!

Newcastle Bridges - GNCH and Freeman
Christmas on the wards

Christmas on the wards

By Newcastle Bridges
8 February, 2021

NBS staff made an end of term festive visit to all of our students across the wards.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

By Newcastle Bridges
11 February, 2021

To celebrate the Chinese New Year the young people at Ferndene designed and created origami fortune cookies to spread positivity to other young people and staff.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Chinese New Year 2021.

Chinese New Year 2021.

By Newcastle Bridges
12 February, 2021

Chinese New Year 2021 is the year of The Metal Oxen, this starts February 12th. Previous Metal Oxen years have included 2009 & 1997.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Return to School on 8 March

Return to School on 8 March

By Newcastle Bridges
1 March, 2021

The Government announced on 22 February that all students would return to school from 8 March. I am writing to you today to let you know how Newcastle Bridges School will be managing that process.

Newcastle Bridges - Alnwood
Learning About Flowers

Learning About Flowers

By Newcastle Bridges
29 March, 2021

Young people in Alnwood have been finding out about sexual reproduction in plants.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Virtual Parents' Information Evenings

Virtual Parents' Information Evenings

By Newcastle Bridges
5 March, 2021

Parents and carers also have a lot of questions about the college and that is why Newcastle College have introduced Virtual Parents’ Information Evenings as a platform for parents to ask questions and find out more themselves.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Virtual Subject Sessions

Virtual Subject Sessions

By Newcastle Bridges
5 March, 2021

To help our students with their transition from school into Newcastle College over the coming weeks and months, Newcastle College have put together a number of Virtual Subject Session events which will give them the opportunity to find out more about the course they have already applied for or find out more if they are still researching their options.

Newcastle Bridges - Alnwood
Be Still My Beating Heart

Be Still My Beating Heart

By Newcastle Bridges
8 March, 2021

Young people have assembled a functioning model of the human heart.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Understanding a Child’s Digital World – Event, Tuesday 16th 2021, 1800

Understanding a Child’s Digital World – Event, Tuesday 16th 2021, 1800

By Newcastle Bridges
9 March, 2021

Please see details below of a free online event hosted by Counter Terrorism Policing, please sign up. Understanding a Child’s Digital World – Event, Tuesday 16th 2021, 1800 FREE Online safety event open to parents, professionals -anyone who wants to learn more about the digital world Counter Terrorism Policing East Midlands are hosting a free online event to encourage parents and professionals to talk to children about online safety. This session serves as an introduction to understanding the digital world and what risks are present for children. The event will be interactive, open to everyone with questions encouraged – please join and circulate to anyone else who may be interested. The event is supported by guest speakers from the East Midlands Cyber Engagement Team and Warning Zone. It will be opened by DCC Gibson from Counter Terrorism Policing East Midlands ACT Early more info here: 👉https://youtu.be/N8DPPQUem9A

Newcastle Bridges - GNCH and Freeman
World Book Day 4th March 2021

World Book Day 4th March 2021

By Newcastle Bridges
9 March, 2021

The teachers love an opportunity to dress up! World book day gave us all the chance to dress as a favourite character from a story.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Lateral Flow Home Testing

Lateral Flow Home Testing

By Newcastle Bridges
18 March, 2021

By the end of next week we will have completed the 3rd lateral flow test for Covid-19 in school for those who provided consent. Following this, students should self-test at home and we will be providing all students with 2 boxes of home test kits.

Newcastle Bridges - School News
Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

By Newcastle Bridges
29 March, 2021

Gavin Williamson has written an open letter to young people thanking them for the way they have responded to the huge challenges they have faced throughout the pandemic. Read it here: https://bit.ly/31vQQBD

Newcastle Bridges - Alnwood
Tortoise Care

Tortoise Care

By Newcastle Bridges
29 March, 2021

Some young people in Alnwood have been learning how to care for tortoises.

Newcastle Bridges - GNCH and Freeman
Bowled Over By Jack

Bowled Over By Jack

By Newcastle Bridges
8 February, 2021

We welcomed Jack Warren, from Durham Cricket Foundation, to our staff team in September 2020. The GNCH have asked Jack to work from our base one day a week, throughout the year.