Year 4 – Class 9

Mrs Smeaton

In class 9 we work hard but have lots of fun along the way. We like to learn through practical activities where we can work together and support each other’s learning. We have so many fantastic talents in our class – amazing artists, super sports players and magnificent musicians.

Quadrilateral Crazy

Year 4 have been reinforcing their knowledge of quadrilaterals. They were given two different straw lengths and they had to  investigate how many different quadrilateral shapes they could make. We then discussed each shape's properties and used vocabulary like equal,...

Year 4 Great North Exhibition Trip

Classes 9 and 10 spent Wednesday this week on a trip exploring the innovation trail. This was a series of different venues around Newcastle that traced innovations, inventions and inventors that are linked to the north east from the past up to present day and into the...

Digestive System Models

Class 9 have been getting 'stuck' into their science topic. They were given lots of various materials and they had to create their own model of the digestive system. They had to make sure organs were the correct size, shape and in the correct place. They then labelled...

World Cup Maths

Year 4 have been using the World Cup as inspiration to improve their problem solving skills. They had to measure angles of passes, Build teams using a budget, order stadium capacities and create bar charts using match statistics! Well done everyone. I  just hope that...

Gruesome Guts and Disgusting Digestion

Year 4's science topic is 'You Are What You Eat'. This week they learnt all about the digestive system - the names of the organs and their role in the journey our food takes from mouth to toilet. They used practical activities to help them understand the chemical and...

Green Fingers

Class 9 had a great time down at the allotment this week. They weeded the garden, picked up litter, watered the plants, planted some bedding flowers and measured out the plots for other classes' plants - all in an hour! They all worked really hard and they're looking...

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