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!


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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.



Football-tastic Reading Workshop

Today, Tulips took part in a challenge all about reading and football. We met staff from Gateshead Libraries, who told us more about Russia and the upcoming World Cup. We took part in competitions split into two teams, and completed a series of challenges. At the end,...

Let It Snow!

After a day working hard in English, maths and the wider curriculum, the children earned the chance to go out and have some fun in the snow. They threw snowballs, built snowmen and made snow angels. Everyone had a lovely time on the top field and we all landed back in...

#008 Internet Safety Workshop – Tulips

This afternoon, Tulips took part in an internet safety workshop with the fantastic Pippa from One Day Creative. We used drama to think about how to stay safe online by creating secure usernames and passwords, and using avatars rather than personal photographs when...

Bhangra Dance Workshop in Tulips

This afternoon, Tulips took part in a fantastic Bhangra dance workshop. This linked to World Religion Day, which takes place on Sunday 21st January, by celebrating Sikh culture. Bhangra was originally performed to celebrate harvest festival. We had so much fun - and...

Workout is a HIIT

On Tuesday morning, children from years 1-6 took part in a HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) session led by Ant from Hiit2oh.  A variety of cardio exercises were delivered through the use green screen videos.  All those who took part were pushed in terms of...

Newcastle Falcons visit Year 3 and 4

Our new term got off to a flying start in Lower Key Stage Two, with a visit from the Newcastle Falcons. Each class took part in three workshops; one about sign language, one about eating healthily and a taster of playing rugby. We all had a fantastic morning, and...

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...

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