Archive for May, 2011


Drawing parts of the face

May 26, 2011

Our work on parts of the face has come together to form some interesting characters…

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Teachers off to Beijing!

May 25, 2011

Miss Foxall, Mrs Haughey, Miss Moxon and Miss Byrne all left today to visit our partner school in Beijing.

To find out what they are up to, and send questions for them to answer, or for them to ask the children in China, visit:


Exciting Sentence Part 5: 3A Sentences

May 24, 2011

In part 5 of the exciting sentences the boys explain how to write 3A sentences, and of course tell us what happens to the mysterious girl next…

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Independence Time this morning

May 23, 2011

This morning Bilal filmed some of the learning happening in 4OQ’s Independence time…

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Exciting Sentences Part 4: Double ‘ly’ endings

May 23, 2011

Today in the big house the boys are learning to write ‘Double ‘ly’ ending sentences’. Have a look and see if you can think of your own Double ‘ly’ sentences and write them in the comments.

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Parents and Families: Subscribe to this blog!

May 22, 2011

I am sure parents, families and friends enjoy sharing what 4OQ put on the blog, so just wanted to draw attention to some features of this page you may not know about.

You do not have to keep checking this page to see the latest from our class; it can be delivered to you in several ways…


If you check your email a lot, why not get new blog posts sent to your inbox as soon as they are posted. Just put your email address into the box on the right and click ‘Sign me up!’.


If you are more  into Facebook then you can ‘Like‘ this blog, and new posts will pop up in your news feed.


Any real computer-heads (like Mr Quinlan) can add this feed to their RSS reader:

Please remember to leave a comment if you visit. It is so great for the class to hear what people think of their work. Even if you just let us know you were looking, they love to know when families and friends are dropping by…

By Mr Quinlan.


Exciting Sentences Part 3: Speech 66 and 99

May 20, 2011

If you were left in suspense, now you can be relieved! Now the boys are going to show you Speech 66 and 99. I hope you learn from it.