Year 4

District Sports

Yesterday some children from yr.4 and Yr.6 entered District sports.  They took part in individual sprint races, relay races, 400m races, javelin and long jump.  Everyone represented us well.

Yr 4 Bushcraft

This week Year 4 went to Folkestone Sports Centre for their Bushcraft session. Everyone had a great time whittling wood, chopping kindling, making bases and shelters, clearing plants, bug hunting, hanging around in hammocks and persevering with trying to light fires. We then stopped for a picnic lunch and a play in the park.

Chicken Visit

Last week Mrs Paterson kindly brought one of her chickens in to visit Year 4. She shared lots of information about her chicken which was actually one of the eggs that hatched last year in Eagles’ class. We discussed about whether chickens fly and found that they will naturally try to roost up in a Continue reading

Spreadsheets

In computing today, Year 4 found out about Microsoft Excel. They learned that the boxes are really called cells and how letters and numbers are used to name each individual cell. Everyone was able to type some text into the cells and also enter some numbers, the children then discovered just how quickly a computer Continue reading

New Entrants

This morning many of the new entrants for this September came into school for an art activity. They worked diligently with their bigger Year 4 buddies to decorate paper cut outs of gingerbread men. While the children busied themselves, the parents were able to meet some of the staff and PTFA as well as get Continue reading

Royal Canadian Air Force

On 4th July the Royal Canadian Air Force were given the freedom of entry to the town of Folkestone, they accepted the honour on behalf of all the Royal Canadian Forces. They marched through the town to music provided by their own military band. We took over ninety of our children to support this event, Continue reading

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