Year 4 Miss Faulkner & Miss Tipping: News items

Girls Football Team through to Cheshire Finals , by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 14th Jan 2020 @ 11:40am

The girls football team were awesome when they competed against the other primary schools. They won the whole competition and will soon compete against the best in Cheshire in the Cheshire finals cup.

Year 4 Science morning, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 21st Nov 2019 @ 10:00am

Some children from year 4 had the opportunity to attend a science morning delivered by AstraZeneca. They had a great time extracting DNA from a banana; looking at the reaction between acids and alkaline and making sherbet.

Year 4 enjoy a science trip, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 2nd Jul 2019 @ 2:26pm

A group of year 4 children were given the opportunity to be taught by scientists from Astra Zeneca and what fun they had.

Year 4 enjoy their York Residential, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 29th Apr 2019 @ 12:40pm

The year 4 were kept very busy on their recent residentila to York where they learnt all about Romans.

Swimathon Charity , by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 12th Mar 2019 @ 12:51pm

Thank you to everyone who took part and sponsored the children in the swimathon. They managed to raise £718.26 which will be split between Ruby's Fund, Cancer Research and Alzheimers Society.

Year 4 Scientists, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 7th Mar 2019 @ 11:18am

Year 4 enjoyed a science morning led by Microbiologists and Chemists, they were taken through a number of activities. They were shown how to extract DNA from a banana, used chromatography to show colours in a felt tip pen and we learnt how quickly micro-organisms spread (no such thing as the 5 seceond rule!)

Year 4 Stem Science Robotics session, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 8th Jan 2019 @ 3:01pm

Year 4 learnt so much during their robotic session, they had to make lego robots move using algorithms

Year 4 WW1 Injured Soldiers , by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 14th Dec 2018 @ 1:20pm

The year 4 children were set a mission: They made stretchers which had to be sturdy enough to hold the weight of an injured solider. They then negotiaged No Man's Land to make their way back to the safety of the Red Cross.  

Digestion, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 6th Dec 2018 @ 10:09am

Year 4 had a great time looking at the digestion of a sandwich

Children in Need, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 16th Nov 2018 @ 1:05pm

The children all looked amazing for Children in Need. Thank you so much for all of the generous donations and amazing cakes

Year 4 Embark on a Cross Stitch Challenge, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 14th Nov 2018 @ 2:59pm

Year 4 have been visited by helpers to assist in the creation of their poppy cross stitch. The work so far is fantastic and we cannot wait to see the finished results.

Lest we Forget, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 9th Nov 2018 @ 11:16am

This week we have been remembering. 

Cross Country Competition, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 9th Nov 2018 @ 11:08am

The children were incredible in the primary schools year 3&4 cross country competition. Their determination was evident and we could not be prouder of their performances. All of the children finished within the first half of the racers. The girls achieved a 1st place, 4th and 7th, the boys achieved a 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 8th against 120 other children!

Coding Competition, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 8th Nov 2018 @ 9:50am

 The children took part in the Bebras coding competition at Eaton Bank, hosted by Mark Mills. They were challenged to solve different coding problems within limited time. The children were amazing and demonstrated a great ability to work together and independently under pressure.

Year 4 learn about the Red Eye Tree Frog, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 19th Oct 2018 @ 10:15am

Year 4 have been really busy during their rainforest topic learning so many different facts. They particularly enjoyed learning about the Red Eyed Tree frog. They discovered where the frogs originate from and how they defend themselves and tehy created amazing art work too.

School Safety Council out and about, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 18th Oct 2018 @ 9:14am

This morning our safety council was out and about on the local roads around school. They were observing road users and encouraging safety awareness and considerate driving. Thank you for your time, what great council members you are.

Year 4 Scientists, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 17th Oct 2018 @ 12:15pm

Some of our year 4 children had the opportunity to attend a science session led by Astrazeneca. They were amazed! The children made balloons inflate using an acid and a base (ascetic acid (vinegar) and baking powder)

They made sherbet out of icing sugar, baking powder and citric acid. They also explored mixing oil and water, leading to making a lava lamp.

Safety Council, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 12th Oct 2018 @ 9:41am

The children have been nominated to undertake the very important role of safety council members. As part of their role they will monitor road safety around the school area; liaise with our school safe guarding lead and assist with the development of safeguarding plans.

Year 4 Rainforest Topic, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 5th Oct 2018 @ 3:13pm

Year 4 have really enjoyed the topic of the rainforest. The have created all sorts of different animals, learnt about the different layers and the impact of sourcing palm oil. They even got to experience the practical handling of different animal that can be found in the rainforest.

Year 4 Science session, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 18th Jun 2018 @ 2:56pm

Some of the Year 4 children had the opportunity to attend a science session ran by Astrazeneca. They all had a great time and learnt all about how light travells through different materials and the amount of carbon dioxide in liquids such as coke; lemonade and fizzy water.

Year 4 have fun in York on their residential trip, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 1st May 2018 @ 11:45am

The year 4 children went to York spending time learning all about the Roman times. They visited museums, made catapults, baked Roman bread and walked the walls. Day 2 they had a great time at Eureka. 

Year 4 scientists , by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 29th Mar 2018 @ 10:57am

Some year 4 children had the opportunity to visit another school and conduct science experiements 

Year 4 learn about the digestive system, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 19th Jan 2018 @ 11:55am

The children had a fun and messy lesson about the digestive system.

Year 4 Greek museum, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 18th Dec 2017 @ 3:31pm

The children had such good fun in their Greek museum.

Year 4 link with Canada, by Mrs Knibbs

Date: 28th Nov 2017 @ 11:56am

Year 4 have been making links with children in Canada. They have learnt all about the local culture and spent time getting to know them through facetime. This week they have written Christmas cards to their new pen pals. They have now all received cards from their pen pals too.


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