Year 4

6Feb2019

A HUGE well done to our two year 3/4 basketball teams who competed in tonight’s competition at Whickham School. Our B team came 2nd in their round robins, just missing out on the semi finals by one point!! Our A team went through to the finals and came an overall 2nd, a huge well done to you all.

1Feb2019

This week Year 4 were involved in a Volleyball event at Whickham Comprehensive led by their young Sports Leaders. They showed the children how to hit the ball with control and accuracy. Then they were involved in an intra school  competition as well as competing with other schools in the cluster.

1Feb2019

Our Reading Champiosns visited Waterstones in the Metro Centre yesterday to meet Liam, the Children’s  book expert. He was very impressed with their book reviews and was keen to hear their thoughts about the books they had read. Then he helped them to choose a new book. It was a lovely visit and

17Jan2019

Sports leaders from Whickham Comprehensive are leading our PE sessions this half term. We soon warmed up then practise throwing and catching skills and at speed and with accuracy. Playing games involving defending enabled us to develop our skills playing in a team. Article 31,24

17Jan2019

Our famous inventor was Thomas Edison. Do you know that he did NOT invent the lightbulb?  STEM week was linked to our science curriculum on exploring circuits and switches, conductors and insulators. We also discussed dangers associated with electricity. RRSA article 19,24

4Jan2019

Please find an overview of spellings to be covered this term. These spellings will also be given weekly to the children to keep in their planner. spellings for parents