Victorian Day!

The children looked fantastic in their Victorian costumes this morning when we opened the doors into school. They did an excellent job in hosting the Year 3 children by baking Victorian sponges, performing a traditional ring dance and also singing a song linked to the...


Yesterday, Year 4 thoroughly enjoyed their visit to Cragside House to extend their knowledge of the Victorians. The day was split into two parts - one of which was a tour of the house itself. The rooms that we visited included: The Billiard Room, where women weren't...


Unfortunately due to the heavy rain this morning, the school field is not suitable for sports day and the decision has been made to cancel LKS2 Sports day until Monday 26th June at...

We LOVE Reading!

Here at Dunston Hill we LOVE reading.  Our KS2 children have read an astounding 9,585 books this year, totalling 96,402,829 words!!! We are very proud of all of our children - well done everyone!!

Superstar Writers

Some of our Year 3/4 children went to Kelvin Grove Primary School last week to meet an author, learn some new writing skills and to write their own story. They worked together to create their characters (some were very funny indeed!!) and they were given a few...

Welcome to 4B!

Welcome to our new and improved class page! Here you will find out about all of the fun and exciting things that we have been up to in 4B!

Creative Homework Progress Checkpoint!









  • PE will take place on a Wednesday and a Thursday but it is likely that we might need our kits at other times during the week so please ensure that the children have them with them.

  • The children have all been issued with reading books and diaries. Please ensure that they are brought into school every day.

  • Spellings and times tables will be set home for children to learn on a Friday, ready for quizzes the following Friday.

  • Please send a filled water bottle to school every day with your child. They can be refilled throughout the day.

  • Forest School will take place on Tuesday. Please ensure that the children have a suitable clothes and footwear for this.

As always, if you have any questions please catch myself or a member of the Year 4 team.

Thank you, Mrs Burn

Choosing Books to Read

Are you wondering which books might interest you?  How do you know if the book is the right reading level?  Look no further!!  Click on the link below and log in to accelerated reader to help choose books you are sure to enjoy reading.