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Year 4 trip to Grafham Water

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Viking Shields

As part of our history learning about The Vikings, we bring in design and technology work to make a replica Viking shield. We studied both primary and secondary sources to understand how they were made and what they looked like, before design our own pattern. We then used hacksaws to cut these out of dense …

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In science this term we have been learning about human teeth and digestion. As part of this we carried out an investigation into the damaging effects of various liquids on egg shells as well as replicating what happens to our breakfast once it’s gone into our mouth.

Christmas Decorations – Falcon

We designed, made and evaluated a Christmas decoration and calendar  for D&T. We are very proud of our creations.

Tinsel and Tea Towels

November 2023

Youth Speaks All of the children in Year 4 prepared and presented a short piece on a topic of their choice. We then invited some groups to perform to the whole school and we invited their parents/carers too. We as staff, you as parents/carers and they as children can all be very proud of what …

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Year 4 have been learning about the Rainforest. We learned about the life of Henri Rousseau and how he painted his paintings. We then did some Rainforest pictures in our own style, doing the background first. Then adding the foliage and lastly collaging our favourite rainforest animals.

Year 4 Leavers’ Concert


Year 4 Leavers’ Party 2023

Falcon Class Summer Term

The Year 3 and 4 children took part in a wonderful Cross Country Event at KJAR last Half Term. The children did really well. Two notable performances were Hayden Taylor in Year 3 and Oliver Webber in Year 4. The children made a Coronation flower for the King’s coronation and were provided with a very …

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