Year 4

Gateshead Food Bank Collection

Gateshead Food Bank Collection

In school this year we are all working together and taking part in a Reverse Advent Calendar. We are collecting food and toiletries for people in need within our local community. Lucy from the Gateshead Food Bank visited school and talked about the important work they are doing and how we can help as a… Continue Reading

Anti Bullying

Anti Bullying

Year 4 wore odd socks on Friday to remind us to express ourselves and to raise awareness. We talked about what we could do if we thought bullying was taking place and reminded ourselves why we need to look after each other. Continue Reading

How to make a circuit

How to make a circuit

Today was the first time we have tried to make a circuit in science.  First, we tried a very simple one using only a battery and a bulb.  After that, we included other things like switches.  We also explored why some of the circuits wouldn’t work – it was so much fun! Continue Reading

During November we remember

During November we remember

This month we wear a poppy to remember all those that have lost their lives defending our country.  We’ve been fortunate to meet Chris, a soldier, who answered a lot of our questions.  He brought some of the equipment that he uses and let us see his medals. Thank you! Continue Reading