Year 4


This week Year 4 have launched our new book Stig of the Dump. The children received a letter and a bag of rubbish left by Barney. The children made many predictions using evidence collected for what they think our new book will be about.  


The children in Year 4 had a big surprise on Tuesday when an actual Newcastle Eagles player walked into the hall during their basketball tournament. Jamal Williams talked to the children about basketball and life as an Eagles player. The children were thrilled!  


The children have continued to learn about how to make a light bulb light up. This week they have created circuits in Design and Technology that include a working switch.  


The children have been creating their own information PowerPoint presentations on mountains. They enjoyed using a range of skills such as inserting images, creating eye catching text and adding animations.


In Year 4 this week, the children have been learning about electricity. They were given the components for a circuit and needed to figure out how to put it together. The children had a great time investigating how to create light.


The children in Year 4 have been learning about decimals using counters. The different colour counters represented tenths, hundredths and ones. They had lots of fun doing this activity.  


A massive well done to our year three and four boys and girls who competed in a hockey tournament at Cardinal Hulme. Team A finished in 1st place out of 30 teams! They have done exceptionally well to win gold and are now through to the regional finals. Team B reached the quarter finals but lost in w