Year 4 Archive

Blog Archive


5 July 2024

Close up and observational

This week we were looking really closely again at the details found in living things, such as this Silver Longhorned Beetle. Then, each class jointly made a copy...


28 June 2024

The Noble Eightfold Path: How do we know what is good?

This week the children have been busy writing their story inspired by Arthur and the Golden Rope. They are really wonderful and show how much the children have...


23 June 2024

The sun has arrived

We have had a wonderful week in Year 4 and have enjoyed the start of the sunny weather. We have even managed to take some of our learning...


14 June 2024

Habitats and bug hunting!

We have had a busy few weeks back to school. In the first week, our main focus was assessments including arithmetic, reading and grammar. This week, we have...


24 May 2024

A wonderful end to the half term

We have had such an  exciting week in Year 4, it as been a wonderful way to end such an exciting half term – it feels like Caythorpe...


16 May 2024

Shadows and puppets

This week Year 4 have been continuing their picture books. They have planned out the plot and used this to write and edit the narrative. We have taken...


9 May 2024

Let’s be authors!

We have had a wonderfully sunny week in Year 4. Even with the bank holiday we have manage to see a mountain of beautiful learning in all of...


2 May 2024

Our adventure continues (in school)

Year 4 have had a wonderful (and busy) week back after our residential. It has been great to see all the children jump back in with their learning...


25 April 2024

Caythorpe Day 2

Day 2 of Caythorpe and we have had 4 activities! The day began with an early breakfast at 7.50am and then we were off for the first two...


24 April 2024

Caythorpe Day 1

We have successfully arrived at Caythorpe and have enjoyed our first day of adventures! We stared with a tour of the site and some rather wonderful lunch. I...


19 April 2024

Summer already?!

The first week of Summer term is already over! We have hit the ground running this week, launching into our new ‘Inventions’ project which will be exploring the...


15 March 2024

What an APPEALing week!

Wow, we were impressed with the Year 4’s writing this week! After learning about formal and informal language, we spent some time writing appeals to the Prime Minister...


7 March 2024

World Book Day!

We have had an exciting and busy day in Year 4 this week. Thursday was World Book day and we all enjoyed sharing our favorite books and looking...


1 March 2024


This week we have started our new project which is  a geography led project on Refugees. We have started by learning the difference between a refugee and migrants,...


9 February 2024

Literacy legends

This week we had the privilege of not one, but TWO incredible literary visitors to the school. The first was Matthew Goodfellow, who led some workshops on poetry...


1 February 2024

Boudica Boudica Boudica!!

We have another wonderful week n year 4 – full of creativity, learning and exploration. We have focused on the value of Empathy this week and it has...


26 January 2024

The Romans Invade!

We have continued the story Queen of Darkness this week, with such exciting scenes! We have got to the part where the Romans have invaded Britain and Boudicca...


19 January 2024

Queen of Darkness

We have had a wonderful (but cold) second week of the Spring term. All classes started Forest school this week and it was great to see the children...


12 January 2024

The Red Tree

Welcome back! We hope you have had a lovely holiday and restful break over the Christmas period. We have enjoyed welcoming the children back to class and launching...


15 December 2023

‘Twas the week before Christmas (holidays)!

We have really enjoyed learning with Year 4 this half term. For those of you who were able to make it to Family Friday, we hope you will...


8 December 2023

Biome experts

We have had the most wonderful week in Year 4, full of writing and getting in to the festive spirt. In English, we have be writing our biome...


1 December 2023

We have had the most wonderful week in Year 4! In English we have continued our work looking at Non-Fiction texts. We are going to be writing our...


24 November 2023

Temperate Forest Biome

This week has been an exciting one with lots of amazing learning happening! We have started a new Guided Reading text called ‘Twitch’ which links to our biomes...


10 November 2023

New Project: Biomes

This week was the first of our new Geography-led project on Biomes. Children have explored the different biomes found all over the world and researched the climate and...


3 November 2023


This week was Arts Week, and what a week! The children have had such an amazing time learning about the Russian ballet ‘The Firebird’ and the composor, Igor...


18 October 2023

Windrush Adventure and Greek Play!

Thank you all for your help and support with the Greek play. We have been so proud of Year 4 for their perseverance in learning lines and confidence...


13 October 2023

Which drink can make you loose your teeth?

What a fantastic week it has been in Year 4. We’re delighted to share our latest activities and a sneak peek of what’s coming up next week. In...


6 October 2023

The lost Chapter!

What a wonderful week of learning we have all had in Year 4! Lots of us have started rehearsing for our Ancient Greek performances – we already cannot...


29 September 2023

Digestion detectives!

What a wonderful week we have had in Year 4! We have been blown away with the children’s passion and dedication to their learning. In English, we have...


22 September 2023

Let’s become Historians!

Year 4 have had another brilliant week! We have enjoyed getting to know our new topic in more detail and cannot wait to see what we discover next....


15 September 2023

Wonderful week 2

We have had such a wonderful second week in Year 4, it has been lovely to see the children’s passion for learning shining through and we cannot wait...


7 September 2023

Welcome to Year 4!

The Year 4 team are delighted to welcome you all (parents and pupils) to our Year 4 community. This blog will be an essential tool to support your...


6 July 2023

What a week we’ve had in Year 4!   In English, we looked back at our year and reflected on all the amazing topics we have covered. From...


30 June 2023

Let’s test our lung capacity!

We have had a wonderful week learning in Year 4 this week! In English, we have been using the story of ‘Arthur and the Golden Rope’ to write...


23 June 2023

Let’s story map!

It has been a hot but wonderful week in Year 4. We have been impressed (as we always are) with the dedication and passion that the children have...


16 June 2023

Great Summer Learning

We have had an amazing week in Year 4! It was incredible to see everyone so determined to learn even when the heatwave hit us! From new Maths...


9 June 2023

Bring on Summer 2!

It may have been a short first week back but that did not stop Year 4 from doing some brilliant learning! It was lovely to see all the...


26 May 2023

A wonderful end of the year!

What a wonderful end to the half term we have had in Year 4! We all ended the week with our computing showcases, it was great to see...


19 May 2023

Circuits circuits circuits!!

Our first 5 day week in a while and it has been wonderful to see the passion for learning seeping from all of the Year 4 classrooms! In...


12 May 2023

Engineers and Designers

We have had an exciting week of learning in Year 4, getting stuck in with our projects and exploring what it means to be an engineer and a...


5 May 2023

Coronation Celebrations!

We have had a wonderful week of learning and celebration this week in Year 4. Although the week was slightly shorter we have been blown away with the...


28 April 2023


What can we say, we have had the most amazing week in Year 4! The children were a credit to the school and we were blown away by...


21 April 2023

Bring on the Summer term!!

We have had a lovely first week back at school, it has been wonderful to hear all about the children’s Easter adventures. We have had a very busy...


31 March 2023

A wonderful end to Spring term!

We have been overwhelmed with pride thinking about all of the wonderful learning that has taken place this term. As always, Year 4 have blown us away with...


23 March 2023

Stopping Deforestation

Another incredible week in Year 4, everyone tried their hardest and created some incredible pieces of work!   In English, we continued preparing our presentations about the Mesozoic...


16 March 2023

Geologists at the ready!

Year 4 have been amazing this week – what lucky teachers we are to have them in our classes! Even though our week looked a little different, the...


10 March 2023

Aspiring Songwriters

We had an incredible week! Year 4 worked super hard learning about the Paleozoic era and all the different periods inside it. We explored the evolution of fish,...


2 March 2023

Book week!

What a wonderful week of learning we have had this week, the children have loved getting to know our new topic more and we cannot wait to see...


24 February 2023

A wonderful first week back!

We have had a lovely week back and have been incredibly impressed with the children’s dedication to their learning. We have been spotting the school values everywhere! In...


10 February 2023

Final week!

We had an incredible end of Half Term week in Year 4!   In English, we finished reading “Queen of Darkness” and enjoyed discussing the different twists and...


6 February 2023

Historical music makers!

We have been so impressed with the children’s dedication this week. In English, we continued exploring the book “Queen of Darkness”. We started the week by looking at...


28 January 2023

Wonderful Week!

We had a productive and fun week in Year 4! We started the week with a wonderful poetry workshop from the one and only Michael Rosen – what...


20 January 2023

Times Tables and Traditional Tales

Yet again, another busy and productive week in year 4! In English we started to read our new text ‘Queen of Darkness’ which is a historical fiction book...


13 January 2023

Let’s explore Ancient Rome!

What a wonderful week we have had. We have enjoyed our first week back of full learning and loved getting stuck into our new topic, Ancient Rome!  ...


6 January 2023

First week back!

Happy new year and welcome back! It has been lovely seeing everyone’s smiling faces back at school this week. The children have returned with such enthusiasm to learn...


21 December 2022

Last week!

What a wonderful final week we have had in Year 4. We want to take the time to thank all of the children and their people at home...


16 December 2022

Christmas comes to UCPS!

What a great week we had! It seems crazy that we are already at the end of the first term of Year 4! We finished our English and...


9 December 2022

An impressive week!

We have had a wonderful week in Year 4, it was lovely to share how proud we are of the children during learning conversation and family Friday! What...


2 December 2022

A wonderful week!

We had a very positive week in year 4! We continued our school books and we are now getting to the ending of both our English and Guided...


26 November 2022

Appeal writing!

We have a had another wonderful week in Year 4! In English, we have continued reading or class book, ‘The Boy at the Back of the class’ and...


20 November 2022

Week 3!

What a wonderful week of learning we have had this week. We have been impressed by the children’s dedication and creativity in all areas! This week In English,...


11 November 2022

Week 2!

As always, we had a wonderful learning week in Year 4! We have continued exploring our “refugees” topic. In English, where we continued reading our class book “The...


4 November 2022

Fabulous first week back

What a brilliant start back to term we have had in year 4! We have started our new project all about refugees this week looking a the terms...


21 October 2022

Groovy Greeks!

Wow! What brilliant performances we have had this week. The year 4 children worked incredibly hard and put on shows to be proud of! Thank you for all...


14 October 2022

Wonderful writers and awesome acting!

We have had a wonderful week in Year 4 – we are very excited to show you our performances next week! In Art, we have been working on...


7 October 2022

Ancient Greece!!

Year 4 have had a wonderful week full of learning, singing and preparation for our show! We have been blown away with everyone’s brilliant attitudes and have been...


30 September 2022

What a wonderful week we have had!

We continued our journey into Ancient Greece, discovering what happened in the Golden Era. Athenian power grew and we learnt about Pericles and answered whether we thought he...


23 September 2022

What a wonderful third week!

Another week full of learning in year 4! We continued our journey into Ancient Greece, discovering what happened in the Archaic Era. Did you know that the very...


16 September 2022

Ancient Greece!

What an amazing week we have had in Year 4. We have been been learning lots about our new topic, ‘Ancient Greece’, and have been blown away by...


12 September 2022

First week back!

Year 4 have had such a wonderful first week back! We have been incredibly impressed with the passion, dedication and resilience that they are already applying to their...


15 July 2022

Carnival Time!

It has been another great STEAM week in Year 4 this week, with a particular focus on art and learning about carnival!   We started the week by...


8 July 2022

Tooth Sleuths and Fantastic Forensic Science!

It was the first of our two STEAM weeks this week. STEAM stands for: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Music. We have enjoyed lots of learning connected to...


1 July 2022

Brilliant bugs and bees!

This week has been all about insects, with a visiting bee expert, detailed insect drawings and create persuasive double page spreads urging people to support bees. In English...


24 June 2022

Super Sports Day!

Super Sports Day!   We have had a great week in Year 4 this week. We have been on a local walk around Eddington and really enjoyed Sports...


17 June 2022

Clever classifiying

Year 4 have had a busy week in the sun! We have been writing in the style of Anne Fine, looking at coordinates and symmetry, classifying living things...


10 June 2022

Exploring Eddington!

Welcome back to the final term of the year. We hope you all had a good half term break. We are looking forward to lots of exciting learning...


27 May 2022

Puppets, Plays and Platinum Jubilee!

And once again we are the end of another wonderful term. Highlights of Summer 1 have been our Caythorpe residential, creating puppet shows and our jubilee celebration lunch....


20 May 2022

Showing off with Shadows!

In Year 4 this week, we have been busy working on our shadow puppet theatres, writing imaginative stories and continuing to build our knowledge of fractions.   In...


13 May 2022

Mirrors, myths and maths

We have been fully in the swing of learning this week, with mirror investigations, myth writing, fractions and painting puppet theatres. In English this week we have continued...


6 May 2022

Marvellous Myths!

In Year 4 this week, we have been learning the story of Perseus and Medusa, practising our tennis skills and investigating light and dark   In Topic, we...


29 April 2022

Caythorpe Residential!

We have had an extra special week, with our Year 4 residential trip to Caythorpe. Many of you saw all of our adventures via our Twitter feed. Activities...


22 April 2022

Year 4 investigate sightings of a mysterious creature in Eddington!

We were delighted to welcome everyone back to school after the Easter break this week and hope that you all had a restful break. We are all very...


31 March 2022

Around the World Event

We have reached the end of a wonderful Spring term. This term has been jam-packed with dance, art, hockey, Spanish, scientist visits, author workshops and many other fun...


18 March 2022

Spices and Chai

We have had another busy week in Year 4. Highlights of week 4 have been experimenting with spices and making chai tea, using magnets to understand more about...


11 March 2022

Planning portal stories!

In Year 4 this week, we have been busy planning portal stories, getting to grips with hockey and learning notation to help us create rhythm patterns we can...


4 March 2022

Division, dips and dance

Despite the rain, we have had another wonderful week in Year 4. Our timetable this term has a vast range of subjects including; Spanish, art, dance and cooking!...


25 February 2022

Spectacular Performance Poetry

We were delighted to welcome everyone back to school after the half term break this week. We hope that you all had a restful break and are feeling...


11 February 2022

Mellow Yellow

We cannot believe we have already reached the end of another half term. As usual, this was a very busy term filled with many experiences including; circuit making,...


4 February 2022

Brilliant Board Games!

We have had another jam-packed week in Year 4 with the highlight being an extra-long topic morning to create board games. During English this week, we have been...


28 January 2022

Circuits and board games!

In Year 4 this week, we have been making circuits, designing board games and thinking about trust in our friendships.   The children have been especially excited about...


21 January 2022

It’s cricket in Year 4!

In Year 4 this week, we have been busy getting to grips with cricket, practising giving very specific instructions and finding out about the dangers of electricity.  ...


14 January 2022

Inventions and Instructions

This has been a great first full week of Spring term which was once again jam-packed, starting our new topics across the curriculum including inventions, cricket, multiplication and...


7 January 2022

Kicking off 2022 with Book Week!

Happy New Year! We were delighted to welcome everyone back to school for the spring term this week. We hope that you all had a restful break and...


17 December 2021

Chickpeas, campfires and Christmas!

What a fantastic final week Year 4 have had, we cannot believe that our first term is already finished. We have all had a brilliant term learning about...


10 December 2021

Frequencies, forest school and festive fun!

We have had a great week in Year 4 this week. As the Christmas holidays approach, we have been getting into the spirit of the season and have...


3 December 2021

A journey to Kensuke’s Kingdom and a trip through the ear!

It has been another great week in Year 4. The children’s fantastic speeches about supporting refugees are finished and we are now working on typing them up so...


26 November 2021

Speeches, sawing and STEM

We have had a wonderful week talking to everyone during learning conversations, alongside exciting activities such as STEM day, speech writing and forest school. This week in English,...


19 November 2021

Kindness, computing and courage!

It has been a short but jam-packed week in Year 4! It was anti-bullying week this week and in our classes, we discussed what bullying is and how...


12 November 2021

Inspiring Individual

This has been yet another busy week for Year 4. We have continued looking at the journeys and experiences of refugees across English this week. We were extremely...


5 November 2021

Phenomenal Forest School!

We have had a fantastic start to the new half term! The children have started their new topics and have enjoyed many exciting learning opportunities.   Our topic...


15 October 2021

Great Greek Salad!

It has been another busy week in Year 4. This week we have continued to develop our knowledge of Ancient Egypt and have worked very hard to finish...


8 October 2021

Rounding and reporting

We’ve had a busy week in year 4! After working hard over the past few weeks finding out information about Tutankhamun, in English we have finished our non-chronological...


1 October 2021

Amazing Artists

Amazing Artists This has been yet another fantastic week in Year 4. We were very lucky this week as each class had the opportunity to contribute to an...


24 September 2021

Adventurous Archaeologists!

It has been another exciting week in Year 4. This week we became archaeologists and explored the tomb of an Ancient Egyptian pharaoh. We worked in teams to...


17 September 2021

Exciting Egyptologists

What a wonderful week we have had in year 4! We have launched into our new topic of Ancient Egypt, learning about Tutankhamun and taking part in playful...


10 September 2021

Learning to Learn Week

Welcome back! What a week we have had! The children have come back raring to go and we have all enjoyed ourselves greatly. We wanted to thank you...


9 July 2021

Growth Mindset and Courage

We had a visitor this week who taught us all about the power of positive thinking and growth mindset. Mike Mullen is a BMX world champion and the...


2 July 2021

Sports Day!

This week we took part in Sports Day with Year 3. Even the teachers ran a race! Everyone cheered for each other and was very supportive, well done...


25 June 2021

Arts Week

Year 4 have had a fantastic week this week utilising their creativity and knowledge of the arts to generate amazing ideas and produce fabulous work! We expressed our...


18 June 2021

Adventurers and explorers in the Amazon rainforest

We started the week with a crash – literally! Our text focus is The Explorer by Katherine Rundell, which is a story about 4 children who survive a...


11 June 2021

Propelling STEM forwards in Year 4

This week saw our annual STEM event for the whole school, with a Design & Technology focus. In Year 4, this was lived out through the planning, designing,...


28 May 2021

Our hard work pays off!

This week saw the culmination of a range of different projects that year 4 have ben working on. Firstly, we finally finished writing our stories! These were based...


21 May 2021

Release the imagination: Fashion edition

Our text focus from last week, Bill’s New Frock by Anne Fine, inspired our writing this week as we imagined an item of our own clothing which could...


14 May 2021

They woke up one morning in……. Dr Biddulph’s body!

This week we explored the meaning of stereotypes and we reflected on the importance of not judging by appearance. We were inspired by the book Bill’s New Frock...


7 May 2021

Sustainable solutions, fast fashion and daily digestion!

This week was our final week to finish our video messages about Fast Fashion in English. We worked in our triads to create the scripts for our videos,...


30 April 2021

What do plasticine, elastic and weighing scales all have in common…?

… they were all used to investigate scaling in maths this week! Yes, that’s right, our maths lessons took an adventurous turn as we investigated scale factors and...


23 April 2021

Fashion’s Dirty Secrets…

We’ve had another full week of learning with lots of passionate discussions about the environment and how we can all make a difference to our world. In English,...


16 April 2021

An Introduction to Fashion

Welcome back Year 4! We’ve had quite an exciting start to our new term and topic this week. We started our week with… a fashion show! This event...


26 March 2021

…Clouds Before Sun ☼

Can you believe we’ve reached the Easter holidays already?! These past three weeks of in-school learning have flown by! Thank you to all of you for your positivity...


19 March 2021

Rain Before Rainbows…

Our English lessons this week were inspired by a story called Rain Before Rainbows, all about a girl and her pet Fox who go on an adventure together....


12 March 2021

Welcome back, Year 4!

This week we welcomed back our classes with smiles and optimism – it’s been wonderful to get back into our routines again! We are focusing on the PACE...


18 December 2020

“It’s behind you!”

Well, we’ve come to the end of our first term together. Thank you all for your support and understanding, and we hope you have a restful and enjoyable...


10 December 2020

“Make way for the East India Trading Company!”

Using our setting and character description from last week, we continued with our narrative based during the British invasion of India in the 17th century as we focused...


4 December 2020

The British are coming!

Following our research into the British Empire last week, we utilized our knowledge of the era this week in English by starting a story about the British invasion...


26 November 2020

Were the British right to invade India?

We continued with our skill of debating this week, using our topic of Power and Invasion as inspiration. We argued the statement: “The British were right to invade...


19 November 2020

Is school where you learn best?

Short and sweet this week has been, but we’ve been busy learning and doing as always! We embarked on a two-week focus in English, that of debating. Our...


13 November 2020

The Proudest Blue

We continued looking at our topic themes of discrimination, prejudice and injustice this week through the eyes of Faizah, the main character in our text focus The Proudest...


6 November 2020

Power and Invasion!

Our topic launched this week with the introduction of new “rules” in our English lesson… The children were shocked to learn that one table group needed to tidy...


21 October 2020

Physical health week and an end for Ancient Greece

As we finish our first half term together, the year 4 team would like to thank all parents and carers for their support and community spirit over the...


16 October 2020

What’s your superpower?

Continuing our immersion into the world of the Greek gods this week saw us imagining what our superpower would be if we travelled back in time and were...


8 October 2020

The Lost Chapter

We became authors of ancient history this week when we wrote our own lost chapter to Odysseus’ story. After being washed up on a strange island, we used...


2 October 2020

Ancient Greek Clay-Modelling!

We journeyed along with Odysseus this week, from the Sirens we found ourselves choosing between the whirling vortex of Charybdis and the 6-headed Scylla! Using sentence openers to...


25 September 2020

Singing Sirens…

This week we explored Odysseus’ journey, focusing on expanded noun phrases in English and building our vocabulary through the story of Odysseus and the Sirens. We also read...


18 September 2020

Adventuring into Ancient Greece

This first week we have been busy learning about our new topic Ancient Greece. Please find our focus vocabulary for this half-term Topic Vocabulary Ancient Greece. We delved...


11 September 2020

Learning to Learn Week

Welcome back, parents and pupils of UCPS! We’ve started a new academic year together after several months of online learning, and our classrooms are full of wide smiles...


10 July 2020

The Rescue! (w.c. 13th July)

The Rescue! Welcome to week 3, the last week of your ‘UCPSpace’ project learning and the final week of your online learning before the holidays! Hooray! You have...


3 July 2020

Crash Landing! (w.c. 6th July)

Crash Landing! Welcome to week 2 of the ‘UCPSpace’ project learning! We hope that you enjoyed the launch of our new learning projects last week! The anticipation is...


26 June 2020

Lift Off! (w.c. 29.6.20)

We Have Lift Off! This week, the University of Cambridge Primary School is embarking on a three week project that will culminate in the children meeting their new...


19 June 2020

Learning Links for w/c 22nd June

Hello everyone. Welcome to a new week of your online learning! Messages for the Week Premier Sport have very kindly offered to send us some fitness and exercise...


12 June 2020

Learning Links for w/c 15th June

Hello everyone! Welcome to a new week of your online learning. Please see the sessions below to link you to your learning for the week. Messages for the...


5 June 2020

Learning Links for w/c 8th June

Hello everyone! Please see below for all of your learning links for the week. Although we have numbered the sessions, please feel free to go at your own...


31 May 2020

Learning Links for w/c 1st June

Hello everyone! Welcome back to your online learning! We hope that you had a lovely half term. Please see below for all of your learning links for the...


15 May 2020

Virtual Learning for w/c 18 May 20

Dear Year 4 Welcome to the new week. Mental Health Awareness Week Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 18-24 May 2020....


11 May 2020

Virtual Learning for w/c 11 May 20

Dear Year 4 Welcome to the new week. Here is an uplifting video shared by Mr Smith. You could use this as a prompt for a P4C discussion:...


2 May 2020

Virtual Learning WC 4th May

Good morning Year 4 You will be sent a daily email from enquiries@ with the  UCPS YouTube videos for each day’s learning. This blog page will be updated...


26 April 2020

Virtual Learning WC 27.4.20

Good morning Year 4 You will be sent a daily email from enquiries@ with the  UCPS YouTube videos for each day’s learning. This blog page will be updated...


18 April 2020

Virtual Learning WC 20th April

Welcome back to online learning with Miss Janes and Mrs Bullen-Smith.  We hope you and your family kept safe and had a lovely Easter break. Our new topic...


31 March 2020

Easter Holiday Blog

Dear Year 4 Families, It is vitally important you get a good break over Easter. The following activities are provided for you to dip in to should you...


27 March 2020

Virtual Learning week commencing 30 March 2020

Good morning Year 4 You will be sent a daily email from enquiries@ with the  UCPS YouTube videos for each day’s learning. This blog page will be updated...


22 March 2020

Virtual Learning for the week of 23 March 2020

Good morning Year 4 Update  READING: check out! We have set you up with an account and you will find a tutorial link and your class code...


13 March 2020

STEM week

Wow! What a fun filled week it has been. We have been non-stop enjoying a range of creative lessons inside and out. Inside, we have produced different types...


6 March 2020

Sound science and snuggling with stories

Brilliant learning in science this week as children investigated how sounds are made and how the effect of vibration can be seen and felt. It was lovely to...


28 February 2020

Around the World in 80 Days

This week we have immersed ourselves in the story Around the World in 80 Days. In our new learning street we have thoroughly enjoyed getting creative while discovering...


14 February 2020

All about books…

By a Nile Reporter: All about books… It is Book Week! This week we’ve been working on characters from ‘Here We Are’ by Oliver Jeffers. Nile Class has...


7 February 2020

From our own correspondent

From our own correspondent in Nile class: In English this week we have finally started to write our speeches!  We started on Monday with our introductions and on...


31 January 2020

Guest editor

This week’s blog is brought to you by a guest editor in Nile class: Swimming This week at swimming Year 4 had the longest lesson yet.  This was...


25 January 2020

Museum of Technology

We have had a busy but fantastic week this week, with our second lesson of Forest School, Swimming and of course, the highlight of our week, our school...


17 January 2020

Swimming and Sandwiches, Forest School and Fun

Amazon had a fabulous start to Forest School with great team work and exploration.  Nile were den building and making mobiles this week. Both classes started swimming lessons...


10 January 2020

Welcome Back

Happy New Year. Thank you again for all the extremely generous gifts we received at Christmas, it is very much appreciated. It has been drunk, spent and eaten...