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Year 4

Sound Investigations

Sound Investigations

Year 4 have really enjoyed taking part in sound investigations. They worked well in teams to find out how vibrations cause sound through plucking, beating and blowing. They also investigated how they could alter sound by changing how a material vibrates.

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Movement through Dance

Movement through Dance

This term Y4 thoroughly enjoyed their dance sessions with Mrs Iliadou. They all contributed to create the final choreographed dance, we were very proud of ourselves. Well done to everyone!

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Practical Science

Practical Science

Year 4 children had an amazing time conducting their experiments of Solids, Liquids and Gases in science. Yes, there was a mess, but what a great way to find out about the solids, gases and liquids in their everyday lives! They made salt solutions, frozen balloons...

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Class Assembly for Parents

Class Assembly for Parents

The children in Year 4 were so excited to be able to perform a class assembly for their parents. They chose the theme of 'Friendship' as it is such an important part of their school day. They sang some amazing songs, like Queen's 'You're my Best friend' and finished...

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Advent Lunch

Advent Lunch

Children from Year 4 Mini Vinnies served an advent lunch at St. Columba's Church. They sold raffle tickets and served soup and bread buns to members of the congregation. They were praised for their excellent behaviour, attitude and kindness. The children really...

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Walking With Project

Walking With Project

A huge THANK YOU to all who donated to our Mini Vinnie's campaign. We were overwhelmed with your generosity as the donations make such a difference in our community for those who are struggling at this time. Our Mini Vinnie representatives delivered the bags this week...

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Y4 Wellbeing: Connection Bingo

Y4 Wellbeing: Connection Bingo

As an extension to learning about how healthy friendships make you feel included and valued, and how this affects our brain and has a positive impact on our wellbeing:- We played Connection Bingo: from a list we created together that asks ‘Find someone who has stayed...

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Y4 PSHE: Created to Love Others

Y4 PSHE: Created to Love Others

Linking with our RE Reconciliation topic, 'Building Bridges', we used the following BBC video to start a class conversation about why it important to connect and communicate with people, how healthy friendships make you feel included and valued, and how this affects...

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Y4 Design and Technology: Tyne Bridge Challenge!

Y4 Design and Technology: Tyne Bridge Challenge!

As part of our topic on Newcastle, we have been discussing what local iconic images we would use to design our own Geordie flag...  The Tyne Bridge was a VERY popular icon!  We were then challenged to create our own 3D model bridge using ONLY paper straws, and we HAD...

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Y4 Geography: All About County Durham

Y4 Geography: All About County Durham

We have been learning all about the Location, Settlements, Physical Geography (including Climate) and Human Geography of County Durham. Mrs.Whitelaw made a TERRIBLE Powerpoint all about County Durham under these 4 headings!  Take a look! MW's slide on Location MW's...

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