Daily Mile

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The Summer Term is well under way and, with it, has come consistently decent weather over the last few weeks. Every day since we came back to school, we have been taking part in our ‘Daily Mile’ exercise. Rather than doing a mile each day, this term we are alternating our route and fitness push… More

Assembly

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Thank you to all of the parents who were able to join us for our celebration of all of the work we have done in Year 4 this year. All of the Year 4 staff, and Mrs Armstrong, were really proud of how clear we spoke and the variety of different performances we did throughout!

Viking Day

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We had an incredible day on Tuesday, celebrating the Vikings and getting involved in a variety of activities to help us learn more about these invaders from Scandinavia. During the morning, we found out about the key events that took place in Britain during the Viking invasion and settlement. We watched historical video clips, read… More

STEM Centre, Northumberland College

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Year 4 had an incredible time at the recently opened, £2.5 million STEM centre in Ashington. We took part in four exciting activities that encouraged problem solving, creative thinking and developed our understanding of STEM as a whole. One of the STEM tasks we took part in was linked to forensics. We found out that… More

Easter Eggstravaganza Day

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We loved our day of celebrations linked to Easter in Year 4 this week. We took part in a load of activities both inside and outside the classroom. We wanted to share some photographs from the day to give you all a feel for what we got up to. In class, we created our own… More

Cricket Allstars Taster Session

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We were very lucky to have Adam and Matthew come in to visit us this morning from Cricket Allstars. We enjoyed our cricket taster session and, now that we have a feel for fielding and batting, are keen to take part in future opportunities offered by the team. Please read all of the information given… More

Port of Blyth Energy Day Trip

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As part of school’s STEM initiative, working alongside the businesses at the Port of Blyth, Year 4 were given the opportunity to take part in a day’s worth of activities designed to inspire and engage the children in engineering. Tom Chaplin, PR & Communications manager for the Port, took us on a tour of some… More

Vikings Homework Projects

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The staff in Year 4 were hugely impressed with the effort and creativity the children have shown when making their homework projects. From Viking longboats, to maps, to powerpoint presentations and word searches, the children have presented information in a variety of interesting and exciting ways and they all should be incredibly proud of what… More

Times Tables Rockstars!

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This week, we were given our log in details for an exciting new challenge that we can complete at home: Times Tables Rockstars. On the website, we get to create our own Rockstar avatar before being allowed to customise how they look. Through completing times table challenges, we can earn coins to be able to… More

The Vikings

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This term, in Year 4 we are going to be learning about the Vikings in our history topic. We have already shared what we already knew about the Vikings with our classmates before thinking about any questions we would like to find out by the end of the topic. In our first session, we learned… More