That's Sound!

In Year 4, we have been investigating how sounds are made and how sound travels. We have had lots of fun listening to and playing musical instruments of all shapes and sizes. We made some paper cup telephones and were amazed to hear the sound travel along the string to our ears! Theres a great…

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Glock Rock

Here we are rocking out on Glockenspiels! We have been learning a marching song using the notes C D E and F. Miss McQuirk was the band leader. We talked about pitch and tempo and were able to keep a rhythm throughout the song.

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Islands in the stream, yeah that's what we are...

We have been learning about personal space and how we can feel sometimes when people get too close. We have learnt how to respect personal space with others. We haven't learnt any Kenny Rogers songs as yet!

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Reading Revolution

With the help of top interior designer, Miss McQuirk, we now have a cosy reading area so we can enjoy our books in comfort!

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If you go down to the woods today...

We have been using our wonderful forest area at school to build some fantastic dens with Mr. Taylor, our expert teacher from WLSP.

We worked in teams to create the strongest shelter that could withstand the wet and windy weather. Move over Seddon's Homes, there are some new builders in…

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Top the Tables Charts

Here we are challenging each other on 'Hit the Button' Tables competition. This is a game we can play at home on our tablets and it helps improve our speed and accuracy. We are trying to beat Mr. Richardson's outstanding 29/29 on the 6X table... We will beat him... cue the Rocky music!

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The Lion, The Witch and The Year 4

Well, we have been on a wonderful journey to the magical land of Narnia. We saw Aslan, the Snow Queen, the wardrobe and the thrones of Cair Paravel. It was wonderful and it reminded me of a recent trip to IKEA where I opened a wardrobe and a lion popped out, I said, 'What on Earth are you doing in…

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We have been helping our guest artist, Amanda, create our beautiful art installation in the hall. It is made up of leaves we have painted in our own unique ways. The tree itself looks beautiful and was completed by superb artists from years 5 and 6. It was a fabulous day and we all had loads of…

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Measuring Madness!

We have been learning about measuring and working out the perimeters of rectilinear shapes... yes rectilinear shapes. Quality teaching and learning in Year 4 as always!

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Shoe Box Appeal

Thanks for all your support for our Shoe Box Appeal. It has been so touching to receive the gifts that will be sent to people who are less fortunate than ourselves. It has been truly life affirming to see the support and I know how it will make an incredible difference to someone's life this…

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Crackin' Christmas Carols

I would like to thank the Choir for all their hard work this festive season! We are about to perform the last show of our sold out World Tour of Banks. The Choir have given so much of their time to ensure the shows have been full of energy and Christmas spirit to delight our audiences. I am so…

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Happy Christmas

We have had lots of fun in year 4 today our last day before the Christmas holidays. We played Christmas party games this afternoon in our classroom. We played traditional games like pass the parcel and and musical chairs. Great fun was had by all!

May we take this opportunity to wish you and…

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