St Francis' 
Catholic Primary School 
 
 
A very warm welcome to St Francis' Catholic Primary School ~ inset days Friday 21 July and Monday 4 September, school closed to children. Children return Tuesday 5 September 
 

Year 4 
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Autumn Terms 

New class, new term, new adventures! 
Group challenges help us to bond, work as a team and most importantly, listen to each other.  
As we Work as a team, under the direction of a project manager, the group have to sit down in unison..... it's not easy! 

The Roman Empire 

Year 4 lanuched their Science project- States of Matter, with an explosion of excitement. 

St Francis' pupils donate food for families that need a little help in Clevedon 

Nailsea Raise the Roof Music Festival 
All dressed as book characters to celebrate the Litearcy theme. 
St Francis' and Golden Valley School join forces to raise the roof!. 
Percussion to accompany the songs 
We 're going to find the octopus...... 

Caerleon Trip 

Careleon trip, to find out what a Roman's soldier's life was like. 

Heavy work.... 

How do you get children to eat their vegetables? You add them to a healthy pizza! 

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Junior Christmas Carol Concert 

Who's got talent? 2016 talent show displays the many talents of St Francis children 

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Spring Terms 

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Y4's class assembly on Messengers 

Y4 learn about circuits in preparation for animating an Iron Man model 

Huw Powell, author of SpaceJackers talked to St Francis Pupils about writing and illustarting his series of books 

St Bede's Science Lectures 

Explosions, eruptions and chemical changes 
Hands on experience! 

The Iron Man by Ted Hughes 

We design and make 3D Iron man models 
We explore mark making to create fine sketches of the Iron man's head. Our redrafting and paired writing process helps us to create stunning descriptive writing. Add a flock of origami seagulls and you have a classroom display to be proud of. 

Book Week 
Reading at Bedtime 

Warburtons Sandwich Making 

Year 4 help to raise money for Southmead Hospital and Motivation 

Year Four learn and then retell the Diwali story to Year One children 

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Summer Terms 

Year Four North Somerset Dance Festival Rehearsals 
 

Despite being evacuated for the real performance, Year Four rehearsals brought the house down as the audience exploded into applause. 
We can't wait for the rescheduled performance to be announced. Watch this space! 

Year Four and Five attended Premier Sport's Dodge Ball competition and won 13/13 games! Their sportmanship and behaviour were a credit to them. I was a very proud teacher, well done St Francis! 

Year Four Lead the May Procession 

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Year Four Retreat Day 
St Francis' pupils met up with St Joseph's pupils to spend the day in prayer and celebration of our faith. Group work focussed on the qualities of a leader whilst private prayer and reflection gave us time to think of our own leadership skills. 
 

St Fagans 
Year Four spent a fantastic day looking at how heating, insulation and cooking facilities have changed in our houses over the centuries. 

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