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During this time of uncertainty, we will be using our whole school blog as a place to share some interesting and fun activities that can be shared with your children. Take care and stay safe from all staff at New Penshaw Academy.

Hand Wash Challenge:

Medicspot is calling all primary school children to share their creative ideas to help encourage frequent hand washing – the best way to keep yourself and others safe from coronavirus.

Find out how you can enter and win £500 for New Penshaw Academy here: www.medicspot.co.uk/handwash

Julia Donaldson Reading Sessions:

One of our favourite authors Julia Donaldson is reading some of her amazing stories through her Facebook page every week. Below is the reading from this week: A Squash and a Squeeze! 

Julia Donaldson and Friends: A Squash and a Squeeze

We're very pleased to announce the very first weekly broadcast of 'Julia Donaldson and Friends.' This week Julia Donaldson is sharing a performance of the song, 'A Squash and a Squeeze' and some drawings of the characters from the illustrator Axel Scheffler.

Posted by The Gruffalo on Thursday, 2 April 2020

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