Year 3/4 at The Centre For Life

Yesterday year 3/4 went to the Centre For Life sceience facility in Newcastle. Our main focus was to learn about how the Vikings navigated around the world over one thousand years ago. We learnt that most (but not all) magnets are man made. The Vikings used natural magnets to create their own compasses, helping them Read more about Year 3/4 at The Centre For Life[…]

cookery club

Due to outstanding demand for our cookery club, we needed to divide our club into 2 groups. Group 1 began this week. Over the next 3 weeks we have decided to make a 3 course meal starting this week with pumpkin & pepper soup. The children enjoyed learning new skills such as chopping, peeling and Read more about cookery club[…]

Gardening Club!

Over the past 4 weeks our gardening club has enhanced the appearance of the hand rail baskets by planting a mixture of dwarf bulbs and winter pansies. We transferred soil around the trees to create a pocket of colour of mixed bulbs, wall flowers and pansies for a warm welcome to visitors.

Our family tree!

In year 3/4 we have been studying our own family trees and the family tree of Jesus. Together we discussed that Jesus, like us, had a human family who loved and fought just like every other family. As a class we created a family tree naming important people in Jesus’ family.

Making Moving Monsters!

Over the last few weeks we have been looking at levers and linkages in design and technology. Year 3/4 tried their hands at making model monsters that moved! It was really tricky but we tried hard and produced some amazing monsters! Take a look at some of our work below:

Class debate!

During literacy over the last few weeks year 4 have been focusing on balanced arguments and writing discussion texts. Today we put our skills to the test and had a class debate. Are video games bad for you? Should we allow Fidget Spinners in school? Should teachers be replaced by computers? Ask year 4! They’ve Read more about Class debate![…]