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We are a dementia friendly school.

 

Find out more by clicking on the Alzheimer's Society logo.

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Bernard Gilpin Primary School

Hall Lane

Houghton-le-Spring

Tyne & Wear

DH5 8DA

Tel: 0191 917 2999

 

Click here for further contact details and a map.

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Find out how to become a Dementia Friend

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Pupil Zone

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Are you ready for the SUMDOG challenge?

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"Nice one

Einstein..."

presented by the Bernard Gilpin School Council

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Academy Island

Click on the image below to play Academy Island. It's a game designed by the University of Cambridge about an alien life form who lands on earth and has to learn English to overcome a number of challenges. Good luck!

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Primary Games Arena

Click on the image below to visit the Primary Games Arena. There you will find lots of educational games linked to a wide range of subjects. Have fun learning!

Hour of Code

Here at Bernard Gilpin we know coding is cool - Mr Berry keeps telling us! Click on the Minecraft image and you can try out one of the many 'Hour of Code' activities at Code.org.

Get your parents/carers to have a go too - they may even enjoy it...

                           

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These children will receive a small prize for their efforts.

 

Who will win next week?

Be Internet Awesome!

A Google project aimed at helping children be safe, confident explorers of the online world. Play your way to Internet Awesome by exploring Interland.

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Each week our friend Sumdog

sends a list to school of the 3

children who have answered most questions.

This week the leaderboard looks like this:

                         

                            Friday 13th July 2018

                            Tyler        Year 2     397  questions

                            Sophia     Year 2     324  questions

                            Sophie     Year 5     323  questions