• Year 4 Pottery

    The following blog post has been written by two Year 4 pupils, Summer and Willow: Because our topic is ‘Swinton Past and Present’, over the past couple of weeks, we have been designing and painting our very own pottery. To get inspiration, we researched some fantastic pottery using the iPads. Then, we logged onto an …

  • Y4 Rakhi making

    Raksha Bandhan, or simply Rakhi, is a Hindu religious festival. Whilst learning about the festival, we made our very own Rakhis. Year 4, what does the festival celebrate? What does Raksha Bandhan stand for? How is the festival celebrated? What is a Rakhi?  

  • Year 4 Pottery designs

    Following last week’s pottery research, the children in Year 4 have been designing their own pottery using the iPad app ‘Sketches’. The children had lots of fun and have created some wonderful designs. Next week, the children will paint their design onto a plate ready for their exhibition.

  • Year 4 Identity and belonging

    This week, Year 4 have been learning about our own and other’s identity. We focussed on our own identity and then the identities of people who follow different religions (Christianity and Hinduism). See some of our work below: Year 4, did you enjoy reflecting on your own and other’s identity? How does identity link with …