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Summer Term

Artist Visit


Year 4 enjoyed a visit from local artist, Lola Swain at the beginning of the summer term.  Lola spent time with each class showing the children how to make printing blocks and use printing inks.  She focused on the steps and skills needed to print effectively.  Her message was 'simple but effective', which helped the children produce some great prints of their own.

The children will use their designs to illustrate their own books containing the stories they have been writing based on the Minpins.

Pond Dipping

The children in year 4 have been pond dipping as part of their science work.  They really enjoyed the experience and were fascinated by the different creatures they found.


The Minpins


The beginning of the summer term saw our year 4 children hunting for Minpin doors on the school field.  As they couldn't see what was behind each door, the children had to use their imagination to create their own 'through the window art'.