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.



Light Up Cards

Over the past few weeks the children have been designing a light up Christmas and learning about electrical circuits.  Here are the first few examples of the finished product. Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged to go...

Windy Nook Primary School presents: Jack and the Beansprout

Our very talented Year 6 children along with some children from Years 3, 4 and 5 (choir) would like to proudly present: Jack and the Beansprout. Our annual school pantomime is open to all parents of our school community. Please call into reception for further...

Celebrating a 100 years of WWI ending

To celebrate the 100th year anniversary of WWI ending the whole school came together to remember. Each child was asked to bring in a plastic pop bottle so the base could be cut off and decorated with red paint to create a poppy. The whole school from nursery to year 6...

Testing Circuits

Tulips have been on electrifying form this week testing circuits.  Using various circuit diagrams they had to predict whether the electrical current would flow through the circuit to light a bulb or not.  Their theories were then put to the test. Article 28: You have...

Spooktacular KS2 Halloween Disco!

What a terrifyingly fantastic Halloween disco KS2 had on Thursday night! The PTFA held a party to end all parties and the children dressed to impress. There were scarily good games and the tuck shop was full to the brim of (trick or) treats! Everyone had a brilliant...

Tulips on point

Gymnastic techniques are what we are covering in PE this half term.  The children demonstrated good knowledge and understanding of 1-4 point balances using their core strength to help sustain the various holds. Children finished with transitions between each hold,...

Home Baked Treats at Tomorrow’s Key Stage Two Snack Shop

Key Stage Two snack shop tomorrow will include delicious cheese biscuits baked by tonight's Healthy Cookery After School Club. The biscuits will be sold for 20p each. We will also be selling bags of sliced cucumber for 20p. Look our for our next recipe at next...

Bridge Building In Tulips

To conclude our topic on rivers, the children put on their engineering heads and came up with some designs and models of various bridges.  After researching the different types of bridges, each group was given a selection of materials from which to construct their...

Borrow a Book!

Article 28: You have the right to an education. Key Stage 2's library sessions are up and running and as you can see they are very popular. They run every lunchtime from 12.30 - 1 p.m. If you have not been along yet to borrow a book why not pop in next week. Monday –...

Spelling and Reading Workshop

Thank you to all the adults who came along to support the children in Lower Key Stage 2 during our spelling and reading workshop.  During the session, the adults were introduced to spelling and reading strategies they could use at home to secure the children's...

Tablet-Friendly Times Table Games

Just a quick post from Bluebells, Snowdrops and Tulips regarding online times tables games. We know that the children are enjoying playing these games at home; however, many have said that they can't play certain games on their tablets. Below are links to four very...

Gardening Club get planting!

The children have been hard at work in Gardening Club clearing the weeds from the flowerbeds to plant some bulbs and sow some wildflower seeds. They learnt a lot about effective planting from Rob and can't wait to see them begin to grow! Article 29: Your education...

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