Snowdrops (Y3/4)

Mr Brown

Welcome to Snowdrops

Welcome to Snowdrops. We are a Year 3/4 class and our teacher is Mr. Brown. We are a hardworking class and always do our best.

Resources:

https://ttrockstars.com/login

https://play.spellingshed.com/#/login

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/fruitshoot/fruitshoot_addition.htm

Important information:

 

Homework is given out on Fridays and returned the following Thursday. This will consist of maths, grammar and vocabulary.
 
Spellings and times table are expected to be practised regularly over the week. We take home a new set of spellings every Monday, to learn for our test each Friday.
 
P.E. is on a Monday – children are expected to have their kit to participate (P.E. kit will be taken home after use and not left on school premises).
 
If your child is having a school lunch please ensure that payment is now done through our online payment service.
 
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Year 3/4 Leaf Printing

This week, Miss Clough joined Lower Key Stage 2 to show them a fantastic leaf-printing activity. First, the children had to pay attention to the safety instructions. Then, they took their mallets and pressed the green chlorophyll out of the leaves. This soaked through...

Snap Circuits in LKS2

As part of Science Week, Lower Key Stage 2 were treated to a workshop of awesome electrics - making snap circuits! The children worked together to assemble their circuits and created moving parts, light and sound outputs. We thank our visitors from Wilmott Dixon for...

Quadkids Final at Kingsmeadow

We had a fantastic time representing Windy Nook Primary at the Gateshead Final of Year 3 and 4 Quadkids at Kingsmeadow School in Dunston. The sun was shining, the team was smiling and every team member gave each event 100%. You can tell by some of the looks on their...

Windy Nook Newts!

Well! What a fantastic night gardening have had! Rob from St Alban's brought us some tiny little newts for our pond and the children in gardening club had the pleasure of releasing them. He told us all about how to identify their type and gender and what stages they...

New Uniform Supplier (LOGOS UNLIMITED SCHOOLWEAR)

Please find attached a copy of the letter which went out on Friday regarding new arrangements for school uniform. Uniform Logos unlimitedTeam valley_ Uniform letter re supplier LOGOS UNLIMITED SCHOOLWEAR HOW TO ORDER ONLINE 24/7 www.logos-unlimited.co.uk PHONE 0191...

Happy Fathers’ Day, from Snowdrops

To celebrate Dads, Step Dads, Grandads and any other important gentlemen in their lives, the Snowdrops got crafty and made some wallets for Fathers' Day. First, they had to fold their card just right. After that, they created seams with silver and gold pen. Once they...

Quadkids Athletics

A team of children from Years 3 and 4 took part in the annual Quadkids cluster tournament at Colegate Primary.  The athletes took part in four events that tested their running, jumping and throwing capabilities.  Windy Nook finished top out of the seven schools,...

Newcastle Eagles Coaching

Thank you to Coach C, who came from Newcastle Eagles, to teach children from Year 1-4 basketball skills.  Children were taught various games to improve speed, dribbling, passing and shooting.  We have also been working with the Eagles to deliver an after school club...

Art visit in LKS2

To support our learning about light and shade, Lower Key Stage 2 were delighted to welcome an artist into school. Our visitor, Kate, showed us the shading techniques of still-life artist Paul Cezanne. She demonstrated how to use coloured paper to create the fruits,...

A visit from St. Alban’s

To help us in our RE learning, about the different ways Christians worship, we were delighted to be visited by Ken and Lynn from St. Alban's Church. Our guests spoke to Snowdrops, Tulips and Bluebells - to talk about the work they do in the community. Some of this...

Snowdrops’ Homework w/b 13.5.19

This week, the Snowdrops have reading homework: 'Improving Your Reading With Vocabulary Victor.' They also have a quiz sheet filled with times tables questions. There is no homework to do in their regular homework books this week. We will mark their reading and times...

Surreal Good Time in Snowdrops

This week, the Snowdrops painted their own Joan-Miro-inspired artwork. Miro was a surrealist artist who worked during the 20th Century. Similarly to Miro, the group had planned their work by using a squared grid. They then sketched their abstract images and painted...

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