Tulips (Y4)

Miss Hogg

Welcome to Tulips

Our teacher is Miss Hogg!

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







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



Key Stage Two Panto Fun!

Well, what a fantastic afternoon Key Stage Two children have had at the Gateshead Stadium Panto. They certainly weren't Sleeping Beauties as they were all overflowing with excitement from beginning to end! As always, they represented Windy Nook superbly and their...

Christmas Jumper Day in Tulips

We've had a great day today in Tulips! We all looked fantastic in our Christmas clothes, and had great fun making our elf hats. We really enjoyed our Christmas lunch and watching Key Stage One's fantastic nativity play, The Bossy King.

Universal Children’s Day

Yesterday was Universal Children's Day, a day which celebrates children all over the world in order to help save children's lives, fight for their rights and help them fulfill their potential. It stems from when the Declaration of the Rights of Child was announced by...

‘Speak Out, Stay Safe’ NSPCC workshop Years 4,5 and 6

On Wednesday, Year 4, 5 and 6 took part in a workshop delivered by the NSPCC. They learnt about the different types of worries children may carry with them, and what they could do if they or a friend ever experienced these things. This links with our right to be safe,...

Acts of Kindness in Tulips

As part of anti-bullying week, Tulips have been carrying out acts of kindness for one another. We Thought first about what we liked about ourselves, and wrote this down. We then folded our sheet so that our ideas were private. We then passed around the sheet and we...

Road Safety Workshops in Lower Key Stage Two

Today in Tulips, we thought about our right to be safe when we are crossing roads as we took part in a road safety workshop. We learnt about the Green Cross Code, which means we have to Stop, Look, Listen and Think when we cross the road. We also discussed some of our...

Building Bridges in Tulips

We've had a crafty afternoon in Tulips! We have been decorating balloons for our whole school anti-bullying display. We thought about how we can build relationships with those who are different from us, linked to the anti-bullying week theme of 'All Different, All...

Parliament comes to Windy Nook

Yesterday was an exciting day for our KS2 children: they were learning about our democratic system. Gillian Bell, who is a Parliament Education Outreach Officer for the North East, visited Windy Nook. She works with schools across the region to help young people...

Researching Roman Baths

Today in Tulips we have been working in groups to find out all about Roman Baths. We had to read about different aspects of the Roman Baths and make notes as a group on our mind maps. Next, we will write reports about the Roman Baths. We are very glad we don't have to...

Devilish Halloween Disco!

Last night, all the ghouls and goblins were out in full force at the Year 4, 5 and 6 Halloween Disco! The children (and staff!) certainly dressed for the occasion and there were some amazing costumes on show. Everyone had a brilliant time getting their monster mash...

Tulips at Segedunum

Yesterday, Tulips visited Segedunum. We had a fantastic day training to become Roman soldiers, exploring the museum galleries to learn more about Roman life and visiting the ruins of the Roman fort and wall. Our favourite part was dressing Mrs Hope up as a Roman...

Tulips are Super Scientists!

Over the past two weeks, Tulips have been carrying out an investigation into the permeability of different types of soil. We carried out the investigation, ensuring it was a fair test and working methodically as scientists should, before writing a report of the...

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