Dunston News – 25/05/23

Dunston News – 25/05/23

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do” Pele Message From Mr Sutherland The collective voices of our school and its community are absolutely vital if we are to...
Science in Year 4

Science in Year 4

This half term, Year 4 have been exploring how to classify in a scientific way! First, we learned how to group using a venn diagram, which we had to label using our own criteria. Then, we progressed to carroll diagrams, which we have met in Maths before. Again, it was...
Year 4 Computing

Year 4 Computing

This half term, Year 4 have been combining their skills of Computing and Music to create melodies and rhythms digitally! Using ‘Busy Beats’ and ‘2Sequence,’ the Year 4 children explored how to combine instruments, amend and adjust pitch and...
Year 4 Music – Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Year 4 Music – Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Continuing with our ukulele tuition, we have been expanding the range of chords we can play as well as learning to play the tab (the melody/tune) of the song. We watched Somewhere Over the Rainbow being sung in the Wizard of Oz to familiarise ourselves with the tune...
Year 4 Art – Lowry based oil pastel landscapes

Year 4 Art – Lowry based oil pastel landscapes

This term, we have been exploring the art of L.S. Lowry. We begun by looking at half of a piece of his work (Going to the Match) and thinking about the mood and feelings we interpreted from the artwork. We then used our imaginations to complete the rest of the picture...