Winning students from Monkseaton Middle School were invited to receive their awards and commendations for their outstanding contributions to the North Tyneside Writing Competition 2016. In the upper Key Stage 3 prose category, both Lewis de Silva and Frances Bell were awarded a certificate of commendation for their writing. Alyssa [...]
AVENGERS ASSEMBLE! We are pleased to announce that MMS will be taking part in this year's STAN LEE EXCELSIOR AWARD. The award is voted for by children across the UK who read from a shortlist of 2015's best graphic novels. They then vote for their favourites and the votes are [...]
Mr Mingham's English set have been writing their own poetry. We decided to record the students reading their poems to show you how good they are. Well done everyone!!
Mr Thompson is looking to recruit some Junior Librarians. Please collect an application form from him or download a copy below. Applications need to be handed in by 23rd October. Good luck!! Junior Librarian Poster Junior Librarian Application Form
Children's author E. R. Reilly visited school today to do a book signing. The students were delighted to receive their signed books. In the photographs above you can see some of the children showing their signed books.
The school was fortunate enough to have a visit by author E.R Reilly. He did an hour long assembly with the whole school where he told stories. All of the children really enjoyed the visit.
Jackie Philips was in school today doing a poetry workshop developing language and writing skills with our Year 5 pupils
Helaina Sghendo receives creative writing award from Mrs Jean Griffiths, Director of Children and Young People’s Services North Tyneside. North Tyneside local authority's english team offered all children the opportunity to enter a creative writing competition. The topic was ‘Hands’; children could write a poem or prose. Helaina wrote a [...]