Fieldwork Week

Miss Notman organised fieldwork week for the whole school as part of our geography work. In year 4 the children looked at photographs and maps of what school and the surrounding area used to be like in 1890 and 1950. The children worked in teams to create a historical route map of a trip to the…

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 23 June 2022

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Levers and links

Year 4 are going to be making their own greek myth storybook using levers and links. The children have explored using construction kits to make levers and links. 

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 10 June 2022

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Blackbird

In music year 4B have learnt the song Blackbird by The Beatles. We learnt the lyrics and British sign language to go alongside the song and went to perform to the reception children.

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 27 May 2022

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Flags

After practising sewing skills a few weeks ago, year 4 put them to good use when creating their own flag. Ask us what the olympic rings represent and for information about the first olympic games in Ancient Greece.

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 19 May 2022

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Textiles

Year 4 are going to be creating their own version of the Olympic flag. This week we have practised our sewing skills. It was very challenging but the children were all very resilient. 

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 5 May 2022

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Electricity

Year 4 have started their new topic in science. We have found out about where electricity comes from and sorted equipment into mains or battery power.

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 29 April 2022

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Do plants need soil to grow?

During science week, 4B planned an investigation to find out if plants need soil to grow. We found out that no, plants don't need soil to grow, however, soil helps the plant to grow healthily. The children will be using the results to plant and look after their own sunflower plants over the next…

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 7 April 2022

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Volcanoes

This week 4B have created their own volcano using papier mache. Mrs Southward can't wait to see them all when they are painted next week.

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 31 March 2022

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Tennis in the sunshine

4B really enjoyed playing tennis in the sunshine today. The children have really improved their control and skills in striking a ball with a racket.

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 25 March 2022

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Amazing maths in year 4

Mrs Southward is really proud of 4B for some amazing maths this week. They have been working really hard with column addition and subtraction. They have become super mathematicians, applying their knowledge to solve problems, including adding numbers with 2 decimal places.

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 18 March 2022

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World Book Day

Blessed corridor took part in a carousel of Roald Dahl activities. In 4B classroom the children listened to an extract from The Magic Finger and built their own bird house for the Gregg family using different construction materials. 

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 3 March 2022

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Year 4 Geography

Year 4 have finished their topic of Italy this week by comparing Italy to the UK. 

Posted by /blog/author/lsouthward on 25 February 2022

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