Year 4

YEAR 4

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St Joseph’s Juniors Election Special

At St Joseph's Juniors we are always looking for opportunities to promote British Values and learning all about today's General Election gives us an opportunity to explore the idea of democracy. Following a whole school assembly led by Mrs McDermott, the children from...

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Pilgrimage to Mary’s Grotto

To mark May as a special month of prayer dedicated to the honour of Our Lady, Mary, mother of our Lord Jesus Christ, the children from Years 3 and 4 planned and led a pilgrimage and special liturgy. The children and staff processed to our parish church of St Joseph's...

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Y4 visit Herrington Country Park

As a reward for winning last term's 'Best Attendance' competition, Year 4 chose to celebrate with a visit to Herrington Country Park for a day of cycling, walking and generally enjoying being outdoors. 'The weather couldn't have been better,' commented Miss Allon, 'In...

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A Tudor Day for Year 4

As part of their history topic, our Year 4 class this week visited Washington Old Hall to learn all about life in Tudor times. As soon as they arrived, they were dressed in peasant clothes and put straight to work as maids, pot girls and boys, gardener's assistants...

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House Group Badge Design Competition

Well done to all those who entered the competition to design a new badge for our school House Groups. The winning designs are shown below, along with the runner ups. These colourful badges will be displayed around school. [gallery columns="4"...

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Lenten Promises and Fundraising Fridays.

Turn Little Fish into BIG fish. (Cafod 2017) Following on from our CAFOD Lenten assembly, led by the Mini Vinnies, (see photos below) the children all wrote their Lenten promises on the theme of pray, fast & share. These promises were then displayed in our school...

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Y3 & Y4 present… Christmas Eve Kerfuffle!

It's that time of year again when the school corridors are covered in feathers (angel wings!!) & glitter and the hall resounds with Christmas songs - it can only mean one thing, our annual Christmas musical! It’s Christmas Eve, and there’s panic in the skies! The...

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New Home Reading Books

We have recently purchased a new Home Reading Scheme to help parents support their child's reading at home. The new books are modern and up to date and will replace the old Ginn scheme which has served us well but was beginning to look a little dated! The new books...

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Y4 had a Lot to Digest at the Centre for Life

As part of their science topic 'Teeth and Eating' for this term, Year 4 visited the Centre for Life in Newcastle this week for a very hands on (and messy!) lesson learning about digestion (see photographs below). They also had time to explore the 'Brain Zone', the...

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