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A Trip to Eden Camp!

The Year 4/5/6 children all had a very enjoyable trip to Eden Camp on Monday 18th June. The huts transported us back to wartime Britain and we were able to experience the sights, smells and sounds of this time in History. The huts that proved particularly fascinating for the...
Posted On 28 Jun 2018

Oh Happy Day!

This afternoon we enjoyed the ‘Service of Commissioning’ for Mrs Pye at All Hallows church. Rev. Steve led the service, with all in attendance, children, staff, governors and parents, playing a role in welcoming Mrs Pye. She was presented with a Bible from the...
Posted On 23 May 2018

Our Kitchen Garden

After Mrs Pye and her team of helpers cleared and prepared the kitchen garden, Reception, Year 1 and Year 4 have been busy planting. The children worked in small groups to plant courgettes in pots, ready to transfer to the kitchen garden in a few weeks time. They also planted a...
Posted On 21 May 2018

Year 4 Forest School Adventure

Today, Year 4 had a Forest School afternoon.  We looked around the environment for different invertebrates.  Using magnifying glasses, we examined them carefully and used reference books to identify them.  We then did a careful observational drawing of one of the animals we found.
Posted On 23 Apr 2018

Year 4 Summer Term 1 Homework

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Star Wars Club!

Children from years 2-5 have had an amazing time at Star Wars club this term! They have made lots of Star Wars crafts including shadow puppets, paper plate droids, lightsabers and have decorated buns as well as competing in quizzes and challenges to see who knows the most about...
Posted On 20 Mar 2018

Shared reading

Today reception and year 1 had the pleasure of sharing some books with the year 4 children. The children each chose a book and were paired with an older child who they shared the story with. Some took it in turns to read, others listened and talked about their stories together....
Posted On 19 Mar 2018

Colour-mixing and dragon-making

The children in Years 4, 5 and 6 have been very busy these last few weeks in Art. They began by learning how to colour-mix, using primary colours and producing their own colour wheels. The children had great fun mixing paints but were tempted to pick up a bottle of green, orange...

String telephones

Year 4 have been investigating how sounds change over distance.  We first of all investigated what happened when we moved the source of the sound further away from our ears and what impact this had on what we heard.  We then made string telephones and found out that these can...
Posted On 12 Mar 2018

Rev. Steve on Lent

Today Rev. Steve came in to school to lead our collective worship. He talked about Lent and the reflective time that Christian’s observe and are actively involved in. He used Alfie to help him illustrate that sometimes we get ‘muddy’, he used this to represent...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018

World Book Day

Today was the day we got to celebrate World Book Day after the snow caused us to re-schedule.  In Year 4 we had some fantastic costumes from a wide variety of books.  We enjoyed some challenges too including a quiz and a team race to re-organise books that had been knocked off...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018

Year 4 Spring Term 2 Homework

Y4 Spring Term 2 Homework Grid