Author: Miss Ings


Road Safety!

Class 4 had a day of Road Safety training.

They watched a video on the importance of looking when crossing a road and then they discussed the different places that the children can cross. 

After the theory behind it all, the children were split into groups and went outside to practise all…

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Posted on 14 January 2019

Category: Year 4

Spanish Day!

We launched our Geography topic, Spain! 

 

We learnt new Spanish words, tasted their delicious delicacies and explored the traditions of music and dance. The children made a huge effort with their costumes for the day and this really fuelled their enthusiasm for the topic. We look forward to…

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Posted on 7 January 2019

Category: Year 4

ICT Cards

Class 4 chose to cross ICT lessons with DT lessons and create their Christmas cards using the computers. They used different programs to draw shapes, insert writing, change fonts and change the background colours as well as drawing their festive scene! We hope you enjoy them. 

 

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Posted on 19 December 2018

Category: Year 4

Christmas Lanterns

As part of our SITE project this term, we have been exploring electricity. Our SITE project was to create a Christmas themed lantern that can light up using a simple circuit. 

The children worked really hard to design and make their lanterns using cellophane for different colours. They then had…

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Posted on 19 December 2018

Category: Year 4

Papier Mache

As part of our Design Technology lessons, class 4 have been designing their own Roman helmets. They had great fun papier mache'ing to get the shape, ready to decorate and make our own! Great work Class 4, they already look fab! 

 

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Posted on 13 December 2018

Category: Year 4

Electricity

As part of our SITE topic, we have been exploring Electricity. Today we created some of our own simple circuits. Once they were working, we added extra components (like another bulb) and discussed what happened as the electrical current was having to be shared. 

To end the lesson, we looked at…

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Posted on 5 December 2018

Category: Year 4

Battlecry

Class 4 have just started their new Read, Write, Perform unit 'Battlecry' in English. We have looked at how people are persuaded to go into battle through pictures and videos. Today we created a first draft of our own speech. As a class we took some sentences of our own for the working wall and it…

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Posted on 5 December 2018

Category: Year 4

Roman Invasion!

As part of our History topic, we have been looking at the Roman invasions and the land they overtook during their reign. Today, we used some drama to explore the different feelings of everyone involved and how they were affected by what happened. We had a Roman Legion, British Army, Emperors,…

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Posted on 21 November 2018

Category: Year 4

PSHE

This week in PSHE, we did a 'Mindmate' lesson (a mental health and well-being workshop). In this lesson, we looked at making and maintaining strong, healthy and positive relationships. Class 4 came up with some really good attributes to being a good friend and skills they would like to develop to…

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Posted on 14 November 2018

Category: Year 4

Remembrance Day!

Class 4 have been looking at the significance of Armistice day and what the different colours of the Poppy stand for. I am very proud of how mature all the children behaved during this lesson and showed such empathy. We all collaged a Poppy for a whole school Remembrance display, which you can see…

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Posted on 8 November 2018

Category: Year 4

Make some noise!

As part of our  SITE topic this half term, we have been looking at 'Sound'; how we hear it and what actually causes the noise. Our aim was to build up our knowledge base (through scientific experiments) to then create a musical instruments where you could see the vibrations. The children have…

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Posted on 24 October 2018

Category: Year 4

A walk in Paris

Bonjour! As part of our English focus, we have been looking at 'A walk in Paris' to help us write a postcard. We launched our book today and completely immersed ourselves in everything French; listening to tradition music, eating french food, speaking french and joining the characters on their…

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Posted on 18 October 2018

Category: Year 4