Year 4 reflect on the Fruits of the Holy Spirit

In RE this week, we were reflecting on what we think the Holy Spirit is. Many children said they think the Holy Spirit is inside strength given by God to help people to do what God wants. It was lovely to hear that children see the Holy Spirit at work in people at home, in school and even in…

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Year 4 Prayer and Liturgy

Today, Year 4 helped everyone to reflect on the appearance of Jesus to two men on the road to Emmaus after his resurrection. At first, the two men didn't recognise Jesus. They recognised Jesus in the breaking of bread. Year 4 reminded us that we can see Jesus in each other when they smile at us,…

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Y4 Enjoying Castlerigg

We had a wonderful time near Keswick last week. The weather was kind and it was great to spend the time together. The theme for the retreat was 'Getting to know me, getting to know each other, getting to know God'. There were lots of activities led by the staff at Castlerigg plus a long walk to…

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Year 4 Ball Skills

Year 4 have been working hard and concentrating well in developing their throwing and catching skills with tennis balls. Their accuracy has really improved over the last half term. Well done, Year 4!

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Year 4 Sponsored Walk

Today we had a lovely walk to the park as part of our fundraising for the people of Ukraine. Well done, Year 4 - great walking and thank you for your generous donations to the CAFOD Ukraine Appeal.

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How Fizzy...?


Year 4 conducted a science investigation to see which drink was the fizziest.


We knew that the 'fizz' is actually bubbles of gas, but does gas have a mass? We used digital scales to weigh the drink just after it was poured.




Then we stirred it until there were…

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Fairtrade Fortnight

In Year 4, children have been learning about how buying fairtrade products supports the livelihoods of the producers. We played 'the banana game' where each group took on the role of a different part of the chain from the banana workers to the supermarket managers. It helped us to consider all the…

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Y4 Making Circuit Games

Using our knowledge of circuits from this half term's work, Year 4 had to design and make a game that used a circuit. 

First we explored some games that you can buy; next we made the structure of a 'Buzz Wire' game; finally we connected the structure to a circuit and had some fun playing with…

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Year 4 SMART rules

As part of our learning for Safer Internet Day, Year 4 worked in teams to create posters to display the SMART rules for using the internet safely. We also wrote rules for safe, happy and respectful online gaming. Well done, Year 4!

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