Christmas Baubles in Year 4

Year 4 have been using their knowledge of papier mache to create 3D shapes - Christmas baubles.             

 

 

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Throwing and catching

Year 4 have been improving their throwing and catching skills in PE today.  They have been playing 'bench ball' and they have had to think about how to pass effectively and work as a team.

 

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Times Tables

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Year 4 have been working on their times tables. They have been completing the Times Table Rock Star tests and using the online game.

Keep practising Year 4!

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Anglo Saxon Workshop

On Monday, Year 4 were visited by Mildreth, an Anglo Saxon lady.  She shared with the children what life was like during Anglo Saxon times.  They children were able to examine a range of artefacts and identify their use.  They also learned about daily life and how the Anglo Saxons worked together…

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Science investigation

Today, as part of our science topic 'States of Matter,' Year 4 have been investigating how quickly chocolate buttons melt. They tested 3 different types of chocolate buttons, taking care to carry out a fair test. There were some interesting results.

All the children predicted that the chocolate…

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Outdoor Perimeter

Year 4 went outside today and drew a variety of rectangles and squares of given measurements.  They then had to calculate the perimeter.  The children worked hard and made some very careful measurements.

 

 

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Oobleck in Year 4

Year 4 had great fun making oobleck. 

They mixed together cornflour and water.  Once mixed, it behaved in a very strange way.  This mixture is known as a Non Newtonian fluid.  See what else you can find out about this fascinating fluid!

 

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Judo

After almost half a term of being taught some of the skills of judo - to pin our opponent down and to get out of a hold, Year 4 competed against each other in small groups. I have to say, they all performed well and each child gained a certificate. All the children showed that they had been…

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Human and physical features

Year 4 have been learning about human and physical features in geography.  Today we went into the school grounds and took photos of each type of feature. 

We then used Digimap to plot them on a map of the school grounds.

 

 

 

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States of Matter

Year 4 have started learning about states of matter in science. 

We have been learning about how the different particles behave in the 3  states.  We acted out these to show our understanding.

 

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A Great Start

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All the children in Sycamore class have made a wonderful start to the new term.  They have been enthusiastic and keen to learn.  Everyone has demonstrated a positive attitude and good behaviour.

Well done to all of you!

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Year Three Music Afternoon

This afternoon Year 3 got the opportunity to share their music learning with their parents. Children sang ‘This Is Me’ from ‘The Greatest Showman’, ‘Shotgun’ by George Ezra and a kenning poem called ‘Our School’ that the children wrote together. Children then used Purple Mash to show their parents…

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