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Welcome to Year 4

Welcome back! It is lovely to see you all looking so smart in your full uniforms. Remember, your Always badge is part of your uniform and should be worn every days.


We are looking forward to all the exciting learning we will be doing in the coming weeks. Have a look at our overview below to find out what we will be doing. 


Important Information



Year 4 will be swimming at Moor Park every Wednesday. Please ensure you bring your swimming kit and a towel in a suitable bag every Wednesday.



We will have a P.E. lesson every Thursday. Your P.E. kit should be kept in your locker for the full half term. Please remember your P.E. kit is part of your school uniform and should consist of a white t-shirt, black shorts and black pumps. 


Reading Books

Reading books will be changed every Monday and Thursday. You should be reading at home at least three times every week.



Weekly homework consisting of spellings, times tables and grammar will be sent home every Monday. This should be completed and returned by Thursday of the same week in preparation for a spelling and times tables test on Friday.

WOW - It's Electric! 


To introduce their new topic, It's Electric, the children in year 4 had a great time investigating electricity. They used snap circuits, wires, batteries and even balloons!

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Autumn 1 - It's Electric!

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Autumn 1 - Homework

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Autumn 1 - Newsletter

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What a fantastic year we have had! Take a look at some of our learning experiences from 2016/17.


Our year started with a visit to Blackpool Zoo. We had a fantastic time and learned lots of facts about animals and their habitats. Nitro Neil from Mad Science visited us in November to introduce our topic, Shock Horror. We had a great day learning about electricity and circuits and even got to use a van der graaf generator! We were also lucky enough to be invited to Blackpool Aspire Academy to make our own light up Christmas cards in their science labs. 


Throughout the year we have worked with Fit 2 Go from Blackpool Football Club. They taught us how to have a healthy lifestyle and the benefits of regular exercise. Learning about maps took us to Stanley Park to carry out field work where we had to use maps and compasses to navigate around the park without getting lost!


Most recently we visited Lancashire Science Festival at the University of Central Lancashire. We had a great time learning about food resources, sound and how Disney films are animated. 


We have had a great time in Year 4 and can't wait to see what learning experiences await us in Year 5. 




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