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REACH FOR THE STARS THROUGH LEARNING...POSSIBILITIES...MAKING A DIFFERENCE...BOOKS BUILD BRAINS...ADVENTURE...Great attendance this past week - 96.3% across the school. Well done the under-9 football team who won the Newcastle Schools’ Cup. Have a look across the website at all our great STEM Week learning activities related to bees. 96.2% attendance for this school year - well done Westerhope. LATEST OFSTED REPORT PUBLISHED. Our school is 'good' in all Ofsted Framework areas. 'Thoughtful, high-quality care contributes well to the happy and harmonious school atmosphere.' Well done to all our pupils, staff and school community for their efforts in contributing to an excellent report. Department of Education data indicates no better performing school within a 75 mile radius with similar key stage 1 scores. WELL DONE WESTERHOPE.

BOOKS BUILD BRAINS

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This page will demonstrate how ‘books build brains’ as part of our curriculum offer.

These pupils were inspired to recite a poem to a whole school audience after our Reading Week event.

These pupils were inspired to recite a poem to a whole school audience after our Reading Week event. 1

Working with local writer Beda Higgins gave us the opportunity to consider how feelings can be conveyed through poetry.

Working with local writer Beda Higgins gave us the opportunity to consider how feelings can be conveyed through poetry. 1

This pupil was inspired by his ‘Harry Potter’ texts and the visit to Alnwick Castle to write in the style of J.K.Rowling.

This pupil was inspired by his ‘Harry Potter’ texts and the visit to Alnwick Castle to write in the style of J.K.Rowling. 1

Quality children’s literature such as ‘Stitch Head’ by Guy Bass is an excellent stimulus for writing about our ideas and thoughts about characters.

Sharing a book is a wonderful way to think about how the book makes you feel.
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