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
Year 4 Spring Overview
Year 4 Summer Overview


St. Chad’s Church

Year 4 had the pleasure of going to St Chad's Church today as part of their RE topic 'Religious places of Worship'.The children explored the church,then had a talk about the history of this beautiful building. Next they had a question and answer session with Reverend...

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Washington Wetlands

As part of our Science topic on Habitats ,Year 4 went to Washington Wetlands Trust.They got up close and personal with rare and exotic birds,mammals and different wetland habitats.They toured the duckery and went on a bug hunt.Next they watched the short haired asian...

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Gardening @ St. Aidan’s

It is that time of year again! Children from years 3,4 and 5 met with Suzanne from Environmental Projects and Big Local to continue to develop the inter-generational work they began last year.The children planted a range of seeds, herbs, vegetable and flower seeds...

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KS2 Online Safety Assembly

This morning Mr Cochrane led an informative and entertaining assembly on Internet Safety. He discussed the SMART rules and gave advice on using social media. Children were wowed at seeing how easy it is for an adult to pretend they are a child on social media....

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Kingsmeadow Writing Competition

We were very excited to attend the award ceremony for ‘The Places in Writing’ project last night at Kingsmeadow School. The whole school took part in the writing competition which focussed on the theme of ‘Place’ and our entries, along with those of other Gateshead...

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International Week Art Exhibition

As part of International Week, each class created a piece of artwork inspired by their country studied. We used a range of materials and art techniques to produce our fantastic artwork. On Friday afternoon, each class visited our whole school art exhibition to learn...

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During International week in Year 4 we have thoroughly enjoyed learning about the amazing South American nation of Brazil. Throughout the week we have researched and created our own sketch map of South America, to develop our understanding of the geographical position...

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Years 4, 5 and 6 NSPCC Assembly

Years 4, 5 and 6 had a special assembly with the NSPCC where they discussed the importance of ‘Speak out. Stay safe.’ They learned how sharing a worry makes it much easier to cope with. The children also learned about the different types of abuse and what they mean....

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International week in Year 4

As part of International week ,Year 4 had the pleasure of working with The Lions of Zululand who are an immensely talented group of singers and dancers from some of the poorest regions of South Africa.Throughout the day the children took part in various workshops...

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International Dance Performance

Today St Aidan's continued to celebrate International Week by learning a dance from their class country. We were lucky enough to have Melanie from Little Movers in school to teach us some fun and lively dances from countries around the world such as the Hakka,...

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  • May 21, 2018DT Week
  • May 22, 2018Film Night
  • May 23, 2018Able Maths Day at Kelvin Grove
  • May 24, 2018NSPCC Talk for Parents
  • May 25, 2018Half Term
  • May 28, 2018Half Term
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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)

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