Year 4 Beech and AspenMiss Bell and Miss McClure
Welcome to Year 4!
Miss Bell and Miss McClure are our Year 4 teachers, and they are supported by Ms Edgar. Miss Bell teaches Year 4 Beech and Miss McClure teaches Year 4 Aspen.
Information about what Year 4 will be learning can be found in our ‘Curriculum’ section.
We have been very fortunate to have had such a close relationship with our local church, so this week’s assembly was a particularly sad occasion for our school – as it was Father’s Tom leaving assembly.read more
Last Monday, we had brilliant time at The Sage performing at the ‘Big Spring Sing’. Thank you to all of the wonderful West Lane parents who came to support us at the event and a huge thank you to Mrs Kendrick our fabulous music teacher from Gateshead council, who worked alongside Miss Sergison so that we could reach our full potential as a choir. We hope you enjoyed the afternoon as much as we did!read more
Last week, Year 4 looked considered the question ‘Should we feel guilty eating chocolate?’ for Commonwealth week. We studied Ghana and its trade links with a focus on cocoa beans.read more
Last week, our school had a visit from our local All Stars Cricket representative – who told us all about this summers’ exciting scheme!read more
Please find attached this weeks newsletter 02.02.2018 and RRSA Silver ‘Rights Aware’ UNICEF school report:read more
This has been a proud week for our school – as we have gained the UNICEF (silver level) Rights Respecting Schools Award! We are pleased to announce that we are now an official UNICEF Rights Aware School!read more
This week, Mrs Tetley led us in a ‘Rights Respecting’ assembly to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King – who fought for the rights of African Americans in the 1960’s. This assembly focused upon the United Nations Convention on the Rights of The Child: Article 1 (Everyone under the age of 18 has all the rights in the Convention) and Article 2 (The Convention on the Rights of the Child applies to everyone without exception and Governments should take all measures to ensure that children are protected against all forms of discrimination.)read more
When the snow fell on Thursday, Year 6 made use of the free resource – braving the cold and using the snow to our advantage!read more
This week, as part of our whole school learning about the United Nations Convention of The Rights of The Child, Mrs Tetley led us in a ‘Rights Respecting’ assembly focussing upon articles 28 and 31 from The Convention:read more
Year 4 have been learning about Solids, Liquids and Gases in Science. As part of this topic, the children have been experimenting and making raisins dance!read more
This week, pupils from Years 1,2,3,4 and 6 were treated to a an afternoon of ‘music through the decades’ from the fabulous J. Gowland and Co!read more