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 Tuesday – 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



Mummy Mummy! I’m all wrapped up

In our Ancient Egyptians topic this week, we looked at the mummification process.  Children learned the various steps taken to mummify a body and then put it to the test themselves.  Working in groups, children followed the procedure for wrapping a body.  Other...

Data Collection

To introduce our statistic work in Tulips, the class worked in groups to gather data on how tall each child is.  This tested the accuracy of their measuring skills.  We discussed how we can best display this data in the form of tables and graphs.  To see how accurate...

Food Chains

As part of our Science topic, Tulips have been looking at food chains.  We played consumer, producer pairs to see which animal or plant would come in each category.  The children showed their understanding of this through food chain diagrams and sorting animals into a...

Maths Tool Kits

Tulips have been exploring their new tool kits for maths.  Featuring lots of practical equipment to support learning, this will help embed key learning and support abstract and visual representations. Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You...

Have A Bright Christmas

From all the children in Tulips, have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  The children have worked extremely hard over the past term and been a credit to the school.  The class are showcasing the results of their light up Christmas cards. Article 28: You have the...

Lower Key Stage 2 Xmas Party!

On Tuesday afternoon, Years 3 and 4 had a wonderful time at their Christmas party. With the aid of a great DJ and lots of super helpers, the children danced, sang and enjoyed party food. The disco outfits were fantastic and we certainly have some unbelievable movers...

Practical Perimeter

To understand perimeter of shapes and how to calculate it, Tulips took part in a practical activity of measuring the various object around the classroom and yard using a range of measuring equipment. Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You...

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...

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