Year 4

Mr Thorogood and Miss Lishman

Welcome to year 4! Our teachers are Mr Thorogood and Miss Lishman. We look forward to a year of enjoyment and discovery. Please visit our page to see what we are up to and leave a comment.

Year 4 Autumn overview
Year 4 Spring Overview
Year 4 Summer Overview


Year 4 STEM Week

We have had a great week in Year 4 taking part in a range of activities based around the STEM topic of Space. We built different types of space buggies and made rockets which we shot into the air. Mr Thorogood told us about his previous career in engineering and how...

read more

Year 4 visit the Great North Museum

Year 4 had a thoroughly enjoyable time visiting the Great North Museum where they took part in an Ancient Greek Warrior workshop. They learned about the clothing Hoplites would wear and how they would go into battle. Following this they took part in an artifact hunt...

read more

Tiktok eSafety advice for parents

TikTok is a video-sharing app. Users can upload and share short videos of themselves lip-syncing to songs or acting out comedy sketches, and add special effects. They can gain followers (‘fans’) and browse other people’s videos. TikTok has a reputation for being...

read more

Fine motor exercise in Year 4

Before each art and DT lesson we take part in a range of fine motor control exercises to help us with our handwriting. This is a whole school project and one which started when our teachers returned from research in China. [gallery...

read more

Year 4 Easter Egg hunt

As a treat for all of their hard work this term, year 4 took part in their own Easter egg hunt around the outside classroom. It was great fun and an enjoyable experience for all. [gallery columns="5"...

read more

Stations of the Cross

Yesterday, the whole school took part in the Stations of the Cross. They journeyed through the stations as Jesus did 2000 years ago and reflected on the events up until His crucifixion. The children answered questions in groups which challenged them to think the way...

read more
Page 1 of 2212345...1020...Last »



  • May 27, 2019Summer Half Term
  • June 10, 2019Year 1 Phonics Assessments
  • June 10, 2019Year 4 Achievement Assembly 9am
  • June 17, 2019Year 3 Achievement Assembly 9am
  • June 17, 2019Year 6 Residential to Holy Island
  • June 24, 2019Year 2 Achievement Assembly 9am
AEC v1.0.4


Mrs Lesley Steele: Head Teacher
Mrs Kathryn Miller: School Business Manager

St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School
Derwentwater Road
Gateshead NE8 2HQ
(0191) 477 2690

(Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm)

Translate »