Author: Miss Ings


Beowulf Drama

 

Year 4 have started their new history topic of Anglo-Saxons. This week we have been immersing ourselves in the text of Beowulf. We've looked at the language used, the structure and retelling the story. We had a great afternoon doing drama as our English lesson, where we worked in groups…

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Posted on 21 February 2018

Category: Year 5

Spanish Persuasion!

Our English focus this term is Persuasion and we have linked it with our geography topic of Spain. The children are building up to writing their own their own 'Visit Spain' persuasive leaflet. We had such fun researching what features to include using real-life holiday brochures. Class 4 are…

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Posted on 16 January 2018

Category: Year 5

Science Outdoors

We are learning all about Sound in Science. One of experiments was to see how the environment effects the distance of sound. We used a guitar, xylophone and drum and went to different areas of school. We predicted the instruments would be travel the furthest indoors rather than outdoors because…

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Posted on 8 January 2018

Category: Year 5

Christmas festivities!

What a great week we've had! The Christmas Carol Concert to start off, which was loved by all involved. Then, class 4 made Christmas cards by finger painting and they have turned out fabulous. They also made Christmas placemats and danced the afternoon away at the Christmas party, which was a…

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Posted on 15 December 2017

Category: Year 5

Reflecting on 2017

Our R.E theme this term has been how important festivals are celebrated and how light is represented. With it being Christmas, we looked at Christianity and the different traditions they celebrate. We made Christingles and reflected on the past year, sharing the good things that have happened…

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Posted on 14 December 2017

Category: Year 5

Roman Helmets

Year 4 have had great fun learning all about the Romans this term. In particular, we have enjoyed art and design where we made our own Roman helmets. First, we put paper mache on balloons. Next, we popped the balloons (once dry) and gave them a grey base colour. After that, we used different…

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Posted on 13 December 2017

Category: Year 5

Macbeth

Year 4 had a great morning watching The Young Shakespeare company reinact Macbeth. It was interactive for all children and taught them about William Shakespeare and the legacy he left behind on English language. 

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Posted on 22 November 2017

Category: Year 5

* 5 Star Sports *

Across the school, 5 Star Sports have worked with each class in helping to fundraise. Class 4 had a great afternoon working with them, using their team skills to support one another. Miss Ings and Mrs Whitaker even got to take some shots! 

 

On Thursday 19th October, we had our 5 Star…

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Posted on 20 October 2017

Category: Year 5

Class 4's visit to the Gurdwara Temple

On Wednesday 18th October, Class 4 went on a trip to the Gurdwara Temple on Chapeltown Road. The trip was organised as in R.E we have been learning about religious festivals and Diwali. 

When we arrived, we had to take our shoes off, wash our hands and cover our hair. Balraj, our guide, showed…

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Posted on 18 October 2017

Category: Year 5