The Giant Swing was one of the most popular activities… once we got over the fear of being hauled up high in the air harnessed onto a swing and having to pull a string to let it go with a … Continued
Another great activity was fencing!
One of the activities we took part in was Aeroball. Whilst on trampolines, we had to score goals in the opposite – or diagonally opposite – goals. Rounds only lasted three minutes as all that bouncing really got the heart … Continued
Year 4 showed many of our animal attitudes during our Maypole practises and performances. Maypole requires lots of teamwork and focus, which they worked hard to achieve – well done Year 4!
We worked in groups to take two different sides of an argument in PSHE last week. One side was for vegetarianism and the other was against. This was tricky as not all of us were representing our actual views. After … Continued
Year 4 have been enjoying some hands on Maths recently. We had particular fun during a session in which we had to measure our own body parts and then divide our answers by 10 and 100. After this, we identified … Continued
We have been focusing on conjunctions, adverbs and prepositions in our recent SPaG sessions. We have been using these word types to express time and cause in our writing. In one of our tasks, we wrote sentences with conjunctions and … Continued
In Science, Ock Class have been investigating forces. This week we built and tested boats to find out which was most streamlined and therefore minimised friction. The winner was a catamaran style craft planned and created by Monty and Oliver; we … Continued
In English we have enjoyed learning about the legend of Troy. The story began when Prince Paris had to choose the most beautiful of three goddesses; his reward for choosing Aphrodite was the love of Helen of Greece, who sailed away … Continued