Year 4

Mr Exley and Mrs Dunn

Welcome to year 4! Our teachers are Mr Exley, Miss Dunn and Miss Lishman. In year 4 this term we are learning about the Romans. We will be exploring the impact of the Roman invasion on Britain, the Celtic way of life and famous figures such as Boudicca. Please visit our page to see what we are up to!

Year 4 Autumn overview


We are Architects- Week 3

Year 4 have finally finished building their earthquake proof houses. They are extremely happy with how they are looking now and are convinced they will manage to withstand any natural disaster, not just earthquakes! [gallery...

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Working with the Big Local

Children from Year 3,4 and 5 have been working the Big Local on an intergenerational project which brings together care home residents and primary school children and is funded by Big Local Gateshead. The children and residents took part in a number of festive crafts...

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Year 4 Press Pack

Melanie Cornish a former journalist and author,who works for a charity,'Bringing words to life', came in to school to hold an after school club called Press Pack.Children in Year 4 were given the chance to participate.The club lasted for eight weeks and the children...

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Local History of Gateshead

This morning St Aidan's enjoyed an assembly delivered by the Shipley Art Gallery about the local history of Gateshead. They showed us an interactive map and they invited children to find out about the history of different parts of Gateshead by choosing a location and...

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St Aidan’s Choir

Today the St Aidan's choir performed at the Marriott hotel for the 'NSPCC Ladies Lunch'. The girls sang beautifully, everyone was so impressed with their professional performance! Well done to the St Aidan's choir, you should all be very proud....

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Year 4 are Programmers

This half term in Computing, the children in Year 4 have been designing and creating their own games on an app called 'sketch nation'. The children first planned their game on paper, they then created a simple version of their game on...

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We are architects – week 2

This week during Art/DT lesson we have started to build our earthquake proof structures. We used a range of materials which included lolly sticks,card,pva glue and parcel tape.Our structures include cross bracing on the walls and shock absorbers. Which one do you...

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Commemorating Remembrance Day

Today St Aidan's commemorated Remembrance Day and reflected on the sacrifice of all soldiers who have died for us during World War 1, World War 2 and in all the conflicts since. We learnt about ways in which we remember the brave soldiers in an assembly delivered by...

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We are architects.

Year 4 are budding architects. This half term during our Art/Design Technology lessons we will be researching,planning,developing,refining and building earthquake-proof structures.This week we have looked at different buildings around the world and produced our first...

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Mayor of Gateshead Visits St Aidan’s

Today St Aidan’s welcomed the Mayor of Gateshead into school. As part of Year 2’s Geography topic, they have been learning about the local area of Teams and decided to invite the Mayor of Gateshead in to share information about her role in the local community. After a...

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  • December 18, 2017Christmas film night
  • December 19, 2017Christmas Lunch
  • December 19, 2017Dress up for Christmas Day £1
  • December 20, 2017Nursery and Reception Christmas Performance 9:30am
  • December 20, 2017Whole school Christmas Performance 1:30pm
  • December 21, 2017Whole School Christmas Performance 9:15am and 3:45pm
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Mrs Lesley Steele: Head Teacher
Mrs Linda Pooley: 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)

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