Hotspur Primary School

Mowbray Street, Heaton, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear, NE6 5PA

0191 276 2762

A warm welcome to our Hotspur Thrive page

This page will be updated weekly with ways you can stay connected and embrace the Thrive Approach at home.  

Weekly Thrive Activities

Here are some activities for families to stay connected. There are ideas for Key Stage 2 children and for Early Years/Key Stage 1. If you download the documents you can access links to online videos and web pages to support some of the activities. 

Week 2

Week 1

Helpful Videos


In this fun video short ROBert explains Coronavirus. This may be useful for parents and carers who would like guidance on how to talk about the virus in a child friendly way. You may even be inspired to make your own lego or playmobil video after watching it - this can be a great way of expressing any fears, worries or anger at how everyday life has changed. 

The Stay Home Superheroes

A useful therapeutic story to share with children to explore  school closures and staying inside. 

A few little reminders for our Parents and Carers

Useful Websites

        A free 'Stay  Calm' pack is available to download from Relax Kids. 

        How mindfulness can help support children and families.