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Author Archives: Mrs C. McGinty

Skipping competition 2019

Year 4 loved practicing their skipping skills over the last few months. The big day finally happened (Thursday the 14th March) and the children were filled with a mix of nervousness and excitement. Although the children did not win, they had an amazing experience and many have developed a new skill for life. The children reminded each other that it wasn’t about the winning but about the taking part. Year 4 made Miss McGinty, Mrs Chiru and Mr Brown very proud with their fantastic behaviour and enthusiasm.



Y4 Skipping Competition

Year 4 took part in the  Catholic School’s Skipping Competition in St Mary’s High School on Wednesday the 2nd of May 2018. The children had been rehearsing for this day since February and put a lot of hard work and effort into their routines. Some children were nervous on Wednesday morning  but a majority of… Continue Reading

Newcastle ‘Onside’ football competition

Year 4 really enjoyed having the opportunity to learn about important issues such as racism, discrimination, sexism and bullying. Two members from the Newcastle football association came in every Friday afternoon for 5 weeks to discuss these issues and to make children aware of the implications they can have on others. The children received the opportunity to design a… Continue Reading

Technology Tom Y4

Yesterday, Y4 had so much fun investigating states of matter with the help of Technology Tom. First, Ike and Selena helped Tom to classify different types of solids such as, wood, glass, cloth and metal. Next, we use our sense of touch to identify metals from a box filled with various types of solids. We… Continue Reading