Gillespie Primary School
Gillespie Road, Highbury, London, N5 1LH
T: 020 7226 6840 F: 020 7354 8537
Gillespie Primary School | Year 4 News
page-template-default,page,page-id-17455,page-child,parent-pageid-16752,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,, vertical_menu_transparency vertical_menu_transparency_on,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-5.6,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.2.1,vc_responsive
Year 4 News

Get the latest news and events from Year 4

  • Animal Habitats

    We have learned a lot about animals and their habitats. For our class assembly we presented a David Attenborough style program and shared our learning, including some writing we did about ‘The Midnight Fox’. This photo shows us ready for our assembly, wearing animal masks we made in class....

  • Investigating Pitch

    In Science we have started our new unit on sound. The children have really enjoyed using equipment and instruments to investigate how sound travels – it was a very noisy lesson! Carole also ran an exciting lesson in Lab_13 where the children got to investigate pitch and how it can be changed. This was brilliant as the current homework in year 4 is to make a musical instrument…I can’t wait to see them all next week! ...

  • Class Assembly Theseus and the Minotaur

    It’s been a very busy term in Year 4. All our topic and English work has been based around Ancient Greece and all the class have been enjoying learning about myths, daily life and the Greek Gods. We based our class assembly on the myth Theseus and the Minotaur and everyone was amazing....

  • Ancient Greek Day

    We also had an Ancient Greek day last week where the children got to dress up as Ancient Greeks, make artifacts and enjoy a Greek banquet in the afternoon. The class learned about the battle of marathon and how the Athenians defeated the Persians despite being outnumbered by them. ...

  • Greek day

    As Year 4 are learning about the Greeks, they had a whole day of leaning about them. They were told the story about the war between Athens and Sparta and made some Greek style pottery and mosaics....