Author: Miss Ings


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

The science of sound

Class 4 have really been enjoying their SITE topic of 'Sound'. Today, we looked at the pattern of the volume of sound and the vibrations made. Each table was given an instrument and sugar, they had to hit the drum creating a quiet, medium and loud volume - whilst doing this they had to observe…

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Posted on 10 October 2018

Category: Year 4

No Pens Day

As part of No Pens Day (where the children put their pencil cases away and develop their speaking and listening skills) we used resources to prove our place value reasoning questions. Some of them really got the children thinking, changing their minds to agree with their partner and then…

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Posted on 3 October 2018

Category: Year 4

RAG the vocab!

This week, we've been able to reap the rewards of using Spellodrome and daily spelling lessons. Our spelling rule was -ure words. We started the week with using our RAG the vocab table; put the words you don't know in Red, words you've heard but are unsure of in Amber and words you are secure…

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Posted on 28 September 2018

Category: Year 4

Where in the world?

As part of our Geography topic, we have been looking at the locational knowledge of Europe. The children have been using maps to identify the different countries and then look in depth at the United Kingdom; in particular county border lines. We look forward to learning more about Europe and …

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Posted on 26 September 2018

Category: Year 4

Class 4 go back in time...

As part of our Science and PSHE topic, Class 4 paired up with Bramham Primary School and went on a school trip to Thackray Medical Museum. 

We had such fun exploring the museum and the streets of Leeds as they once were. We also took part in a workshop abouth the human body and eating…

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Posted on 21 May 2018

Category: Year 5

Ready? Steady...COOK!

As well as fun in the classroom, Class 4 have had the opportunity to work alongside Mrs Greenfield and learn some cookery skills. The children made shortbread biscuits (if you weren't lucky enough to try them, they were delicious!)

They weighed the ingredients out to be exact and then…

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Posted on 9 May 2018

Category: Year 5

P.E

Mr Brotherton took Class 4 outside for their P.E lesson. They were being taught how to pass the ball to their team mates, manouvre around each other and work together. Class 4 are really enjoying their P.E lessons and being outside using the new goals and marked out pitches. Their netball…

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Posted on 4 May 2018

Category: Year 5