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DistingtonCommunity School

Empower, Learn, Celebrate

Year 4

Year 4


We are a class of 15 children and our teacher is Miss Johnston. Our teaching assistants are Mrs Doran and Miss Quarry.

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Class information:

We are aiming for strive for 5!

Children are expected to read every night and bring their book bags and reading records back into class the next day.



PE days:

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday. Please ensure all children have the correct PE kit and suitable indoor/outdoor footwear.


Autumn term


The children enjoyed carrying out an ice trolls science investigation. They turned ice pops into ice trolls and investigated which material was the best to keep the trolls cool.

The children in year 4 learned how to code using a raspberry pi. They started off the lesson by figuring out how to put the computer monitor, power supply, keyboard and mouse together. They then added the correct cables and wires to connect the raspberry pi. The children created their own music using the software sonic pi. Children had to type in their own code in order to output music.
We are getting into the Christmas spirit by designing our own baubles for the Christmas fayre. The children made the baubles from salt dough before decorating them. They chose different designs to make their bauble festive and vibrant.