Category Archives: Year 4

South Tyneside Cross Country- Key Stage 2

33 members of Key Stage 2 took part in the annual cross-country championships at Temple Park today. All of our children performed incredibly well – with some super individual performances. A special mention for our Year 3 girls, who had to run the course twice! 🙂 Well done Team Matthew’s!

Sport for School

Sport for School

British Pole Vaulter, Sally Scott visited St Matthew’s to take the children through a sponsored morning of physical exercises. She demonstrated to the children how to pole vault and told them about her experiences at the Commonwealth Games. The children of St Matthew’s have raised an incredible amount of over £3000 to help purchase newContinue Reading

Prayers for Home

Please click below for a leaflet to support praying at home with children. Prayers for Home

RE Topics Autumn Term 2018

Please click below for the RE Topics being studied in all Year Groups this Autumn Term 2018 Parents-Letter-Autumn-2018-Y4-SacPrep

Term dates 2018/19

Term dates 2018/19

Please note the term dates are now on this website and it is these you would refer to when required – NOT the South Tyneside Council website!

Sports Day 2018

Sports Day 2018

Today we held our annual Sport’s Day, with all of the children competing in a variety of team and individual running events. In red-hot conditions, all of the children performed extremely well and demonstrated a superb level of support for each other. It was great to see so many of our families join us forContinue Reading

Year 4 visit Science Central, Newcastle

Year 4 visit Science Central, Newcastle

This afternoon, children in Year 4 visited Science Central in Newcastle, where they were given the opportunity to use Scratch to programme CrumbleBots. They had a great time!

Moving up afternoon 1

Moving up afternoon 1

This afternoon, the children spent time with their new teachers. We were also joined by some of next years Reception Class. We will have another afternoon in a couple of weeks.Continue Reading

Year 4 at The Word

Year 4 at The Word

Year 4 have visited The Word in South Shields, where they spent time pretending to be TV stars. They had a great time, using a variety of technological devices.

First Holy Communion Liturgical Dance

First Holy Communion Liturgical Dance

This morning, we celebrated with our Year 4 Children, who celebrated this First Holy Communion last weekend. During Mass, the children performed a very moving Liturgical Dance, which they learnt with Deacon Kevin on a recent retreat day at Hexham Abbey. Unfortunately the video is only accessible on our Facebook Page- so please feel freeContinue Reading