Category Archives: School News Blog

Gruffalo Fun in Room 6

We have been working really well together this week on Gruffalo activities during soft starts.  We have been retelling parts of The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child in Doric but…

Fit like? from Room 6

On Monday we were very lucky to have a visit from Sheena Blackhall.  Sheena is the North East Makar (Poet Laureate) and a former pupil of Mile End.  She translated…

Room 8 Assembly

Room 8 presented their assembly on Growth Mindset today. We spoke about changing the way we think about learning.  So instead of saying “This is too difficult” or “I can’t…

Back to black.. boards!

On Monday, Room 9 stepped back in time to explore the classroom and school environment during the ‘Victorian Era’. The children took part in Reading, Writing and Arithmetic lessons and…

Room 6 Victorian School Day

On Monday we came to school dressed up as Victorian school children.  We sat in rows and learned about school life in Victorian times.  It was very different from today…