Tulips (Y4)

Mr Murray

Welcome to Tulips

Our teacher is Mr. Murray!

Our class philosophy is to work hard, encourage one another and have fun!


LKS2 essential reads





Important information:

Homework will be given out on a Friday and returned the following Thursday (Maths, Grammar, Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary)

Diaries are to be brought in on a daily basis and signed when your child has read at home. Spellings and times table are expected to be practised regularly over the week.

P.E. is on a Thursday – 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 brought in at the beginning of the week.



Tulips’ Homework for 20.6.19

The homework pages for this coming week are the following: English (CGP Year 4) p36-37: Full stops and capital letters Maths (CGP Year 4) p6: Multiples Homework is due for the 20th and marked on the 21st. Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You...

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...

Tulips’ homework for 13.6.19

Tulips have the following homework to be handed in on 13.6.19 and marked on the Friday. English CGP Year 4 Pages 48-49: Comma Practise Maths CGP Year 4 Pages 56-57: Lines of symmetry Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged...

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...

Tulips’ Homework 23.5.19

This week's homework will be the following: Maths CGP Year 4 book p20 and 21 - Estimating and checking English CGP Year 4 book p58 and 59 - Apostrophe practice Homework needs to be in for Thursday 23rd May and checked the following day. Article 28: You have the right...

Tulip’s Homework for 17.5.19

This week's homework for Tulips is as follows: English - CGP Year 4 book Pages 68-69: Prefixes mis- and dis- Maths (separate sheet) Multiplication wheels Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged to go to school to the...

Miro Masterpieces

In Tulips, we have been looking at the artist Joan Miro and challenged the class to design and create their own work inspired by examples of the Miro.  The children used free-flowing lines and block shapes to create a striking effect. Article 13: You have the right to...

Lunch time buddies

There's so much going on at lunch time in Windy Nook. Specially trained buddies from KS2 meet up with buddies from KS1 to play word games and enjoy reading together. Not only are our children learning, they are making new friends too!     Article 31: You have the...

Cricket Skills

Tulips have been introduced to cricket this week, developing skills in catching and bowling.  We worked hard on accuracy when aiming at the stumps and keeping our arms straight to bowl. Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be...

Year 3/4 Rugby League

Children from Year 3 and 4 playing tag rugby league at Gateshead Stadium this afternoon.  Both teams played extremely well, only losing one game between the two.  Not only did they show great skills and teamwork but got a chance to do some speed work with a member of...

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