St James CE Primary School

Year 4 Topic Work

Welcome to the Year 4 topic page!

Below you can see what exciting curriculum activities we have been taking part in in Autumn 2019 - click a picture to enlarge it.


We dressed brightly to raise awareness of ‘Be bright be seen’

We built weatherproof shelters at Stubbington—some were successful!

As a team, we crossed obstacles presented by an ‘earthquake’

We made ‘mammal hotels’ and even had some visitors

Year 4 Stubbington and Science


We needed to work together to find solutions

We measured and weighed the visitors to our ‘mammal hotels’

We went pond dipping and identified the creatures we found using a key

As well as our team, we needed to bring survival equipment

Below you can see what exciting curriculum activities we have been taking part in in Summer 2019 - click a picture to enlarge it.


We wrote our ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ Guides, sharing with the class

In English we create and played with Dragon Top Trump cards!

How to train your Dragon.

We investigated switches by creating a burglar alarm.

Year 4 Summer Term


Prayer Spaces—time to think!

A conscience corridor debate in RE for Outdoor Spaces week.

We moved to the Camino.

We used LOGO to create patterns.