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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Year 3 Colour Mixing!

In Year 3 today we have been learning how to colour mix. We used the primary colours and made other colours by mixing two or three primary colours together.

 

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World Cup!

World Cup fever has hit Year 3!

This week children have all been assigned a country to research and produce work about. Children have made a flag, found out interesting facts about their country, and made a PicCollage on the iPads too.

 

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Outdoor Maths

In Year 3 this week, we have been learning about angles. On Thursday, despite the very windy conditions, the children completed a range of angle challenges outside. They had to write down the route from the start of the cones to the end using the vocabulary; forward, 90 degrees, clockwise and…

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Celebrating the Royal Wedding!

In Year 3, to celebrate the royal wedding, we have been creating wedding invitations. We used the PicCollage app on the iPads to combine text and graphics to produce the invites. Some of our invitations are below, we think Harry and Meghan will be delighted by them!

 

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Investigating plants!

This week in Science, Year 3 have been learning why different plants need different amounts of water, heat and light. To understand this, we are going to investigate it by planting seeds in different conditions. Some of the seeds are outside where they will have access to light, heat and water and…

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