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Christmas Dinner 2017

It was the annual Christmas dinner today: a lovely celebration with children, staff, governors and Rev Steve all eating together. Christmas music played in the background as we popped open our crackers and wore Christmas jumpers so it felt very festive. A big thank you goes to...
Posted On 13 Dec 2017

Film Festival Trip

Recently, Year 4/5/6 attended the Into Film festival at the Vue Cinema.  The children enjoyed watching Aladdin.  Two of our Year 4 children have taken on the role of reporters for the event and their accounts are filed below. Year 4, 5 and 6 Magical Trip to Vue, Reported by...
Posted On 12 Dec 2017

Visit from a local Quaker

Years 4/5/6 had a visit from a local Quaker, Richard Safhill, from the Quaker meeting house in York as part of their RE topic. He talked to the children about his faith and what being a Quaker meant to him. Richard taught all the children a song, which they enjoyed performing,...
Posted On 07 Dec 2017

Super science club

Super science club (group 2) have had a great time over the last few weeks learning about rocket propulsion, surface tension, properties of paper and strong structures. Our final session looked at the strongest 3D shapes and we used this knowledge to build the tallest towers out...
Posted On 02 Dec 2017

Year 4 Homework Autumn Term (2)

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Solving real life maths problems

Year 4 were set a challenge today – to work out how many laps of the field members of our schools’ ‘Run a Mile Club’ need to run to complete a full mile. Children worked together to measure and work out the perimeter of the field and then to work out how...
Posted On 30 Oct 2017

Super science club!

Super science club has been experimenting with lots of different things this half term. We have learnt about the forces acting on a rocket balloon, the science behind magic milk, which shape is the strongest and how to build a structure that can support a soft toy using just...
Posted On 13 Oct 2017

School Council

During the first few weeks of the school year, each class has been busy voting in their class representatives for School Council. The children who wanted to represent their class made posters and presented to their classmates why they would make a good school councillor;...
Posted On 02 Oct 2017

York Chocolate Story

Year 4/5/6 enjoyed a fantastic trip to the York Chocolate Story.  We learnt all about the history of chocolate, the York chocolate families, how chocolate is made and how to be a professional chocolate taster.  We even turned our hand to chocolate making and made truffles and...
Posted On 21 Sep 2017

Year 4 Newsletter & Curriculum Autumn Term (1)

Y4 Autumn Term 1 Newsletter Y4 Autumn Term 1 Topic Grid Y4-5-6 Long-term Curriculum Plan

Year 4/5/6 Homework Autumn Term (1)

Please click the link for Y4/5/6 Autumn Term (1) Homework Grid

Teddy Bears` Picnic

It was a shame that our Teddy Bears` Picnic was rained off but it did not stop the fun. The children enjoyed their picnic on the PE mats on the hall floor instead of on the grass. There were some super teddies of all shapes and sizes.
Posted On 09 Jul 2017