Category Archives: Year 5

Y5 & Y6 Christmas Party

Y5 & Y6 Christmas Party

Today we held the Year 5 & Year 6 Christmas Party. The children had a great time, especially during the Year 5 V Year 6 Dance-off.

Y5 & Y6 Ice Skating at the Centre for Life, Newcastle

Y5 & Y6 Ice Skating at the Centre for Life, Newcastle

Years 5 & 6 spent a day visiting The Centre for Life, where they took part in an Ice-skating session, warmed up with hot chocolate, visited the planetarium and they took part in a Science show. They had a fantastic time.

The Big Sing – Advent 2018

The Big Sing – Advent 2018

The choir sang beautifully at The Big Sing last night, singing with choirs from our cluster primary schools – St Bede’s, Jarrow, St Mary’s and St Josephs. It was a lovely celebration and fantastic to see so many people in St Matthew’s Church.

A Celtic Journey

A Celtic Journey

Year 5 were amazing on Friday evening. Along with St Aloysius and St Peter and Paul’s schools and More Dance they presented the story of the Northern Saints through drama and dance in St Aloysius Church. The church was packed! Well done Year 5, I’m sure everyone there thoroughly enjoyed it.

South Tyneside Cross Country- Key Stage 2

33 members of Key Stage 2 took part in the annual cross-country championships at Temple Park today. All of our children performed incredibly well – with some super individual performances. A special mention for our Year 3 girls, who had to run the course twice! 🙂 Well done Team Matthew’s!

Sport for School

Sport for School

British Pole Vaulter, Sally Scott visited St Matthew’s to take the children through a sponsored morning of physical exercises. She demonstrated to the children how to pole vault and told them about her experiences at the Commonwealth Games. The children of St Matthew’s have raised an incredible amount of over £3000 to help purchase newContinue Reading

Year 5 Rugby Festival October 2018

Year 5 Rugby Festival October 2018

Year 5 had a great time playing rugby. They played really well but unfortunately didn’t progress to the semi finals. However they demonstrated great skill, team work and gamesmanship. Well done everyone.

Prayers for Home

Please click below for a leaflet to support praying at home with children. Prayers for Home

RE Topics Autumn Term 2018

Please click below for the RE Topics being studied in all Year Groups this Autumn Term 2018 Parents-Letter-Autumn-2018-Y4-SacPrep