Author: Miss Ings


Viva Espana!

Class 4 have been working hard exploring non-chronological reports in English. Today, they used the iPads to research Spain and all it has to offer. The children will use this research in their cross-curricular write based on Spain. Some children were using google maps and others writing in…

Posted by Miss Ings on 4 February 2020

Category: Year 4

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Experts of Spain!

Class 4 tried a different learning technique today in Topic. First, the children needed to explore what 'human geography' of Spain meant and then understand that it also incorporated their culture and traditions. 

Each group were given a particular human feature of Spain for them to become the…

Posted by Miss Ings on 29 January 2020

Category: Year 4

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Remainders with Class 4!

Class 4 have been working so hard with division and we have found the concept of remainders tricky! Today, we used custard creams to physically show that a remainder is what's left over (as a reward they got to eat the biscuit once in equal groups). By the end of the lesson, the whole class…

Posted by Miss Ings on 28 January 2020

Category: Year 4

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Chinese New Year in Class 4!

Kung Hei Fat Choy from Class 4! 

 

Class 4 have been learning all about the traditions and myths of Chinese New Year. We learnt all about why they found the colour red lucky and the good luck ornaments they used for decoration. Here are some of the hanging decorations they…

Posted by Miss Ings on 24 January 2020

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Bien hecho Clase 4!

Class 4 totally immersed themselves in the Spanish culture for the day.From starting school wearing excellent, traditional clothing. Listening to traditional music. Tasting the scrumptious foods. To learning common phrases. Class 4 have done it all.

Our Geography topic this term is all about…

Posted by Miss Ings on 7 January 2020

Category: Year 4

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Lighting up Class 4!

To complete our SITE learning, the children were tasked with a project. They had to plan, design and make a Christmas themed lantern using a simple series circuit. They had the freedom to do whatever they wanted and were only given the equipment needed. The children made some fantastic designs and…

Posted by Miss Ings on 18 December 2019

Category: Year 4

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Class 4 says NO! to racism

As part of our PSHE topic, we have been exploring how we are all different but equal. Whether we are different because of the way we look, what our beliefs are, our likes and dislikes, or even our abilities we still deserve to be treated fairly. 

Class 4 explored the different historical…

Posted by Miss Ings on 11 December 2019

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Christmas Nativity

Class 4 had a visit from Reverend Tanya this morning. She came in to do a Christmas workshop with the class and told the story of Jesus to them. 

The class were totally enthralled by the story and the props she made to help tell them. It was also interesting to see what gifts they could think…

Posted by Miss Ings on 5 December 2019

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Roman artefacts!

In our History topic today, we did a round-robin style activity to explore different artefacts. Each table had a different picture related to the Romans. Class 4 had to explore what they thought it was, what it was used for and who would use it. The children had some great ideas about what they…

Posted by Miss Ings on 27 November 2019

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Division with counters!

Class 4 have just begun their division objectives in maths and are working super hard to understand the different methods to reach an answer! 

Today, we used counters to physically work out some of our division questions and notice that some of the word problems mean different things but will…

Posted by Miss Ings on 20 November 2019

Category: Year 4

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Looking after nature!

In recent school council meetings, Class 4 have brought up how we can look after our environment and the lovely areas around school. 

After some children meeting with Mrs Kennett, they decided to create some bug hotels. Here is Madi, placing her bug hotel outside in the garden area. Mrs Kennett…

Posted by Miss Ings on 14 November 2019

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Class 4 PE

Due to typical British weather, Class 4 have had some indoor PE lessons. As part of this, they have begun to explore different ways to travel and balance using levels, equipment and different parts of the body. I have been very impressed with how they are all working as part of a team and…

Posted by Miss Ings on 12 November 2019

Category: Year 4

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