Class 4

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Academic Year 2018/2019

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Summer Term 1

Although it's only been a short half term Class 4 have been very busy learning all about Russia for their topic.

  • We introduced our topic by researching Karl Faberge and designed and made our own Faberge style eggs.
  • We used atlases to locate countries, towns and cities in and around Russia.
  • We looked at Wassily Kandinsky and produced several pieces of art work inspired by his work.
  • We worked in pairs to find out all about The Cold and made power point presentations about it and presented them to the class.
  • We have also used scratch software, in ICT, to make and code a ball popping game.
  • In PE we have been working our fitness by doing the bleep test and the Baby Shark abs challenge.


Spring Term 2

We've had lots of fun this half term with our topic - Destination Space.

  • A visit by Claire from the Youth Parliament which lead us to run our own election campaigns and election.
  • Cricket coaching from Alex at 'A chance to Shine'
  • Learning about the different phases of the moon using 'oreo' biscuits.
  • Using pastels to create pictures of planets, moons and stars in our solar system.
  • Taking part in the BBC Blue Planet Live lesson and learnt all about sustainability and the importance of sharks, what is happening to them and how we can help.
  • Making air rockets out of reused plastic bottles and we even 'launched' them in the playground. imagining we were
  • Going on a mission to Mars and worked in groups to decide what items we would need to take with us and why.
  • RE day was all about Forgiveness. We discussed what it means, what things we can and can't forgive and how we can show forgiveness.

Spring Term 1

We've had creative and action packed first half of this Spring Term in Class 4!

So far we have:

  • Made pin hole cameras as part of our science topic
  • We learnt about the story of the Willow Patterned Plate and made one ourselves!
  • To celebrate the Chinese New Year we made Chinese Lanterns and Chinese Dragon fireworks
  • To keep us going we made Vegetable Spring Rolls - they were delicious!
  • We read 'The Fire Makers Daughter' and wrote a description of Razvani's (the fire fiend) cave
  • To top it all off we had a go at Fencing! It was fantastic!


Autumn Term

Our World War One Black Out Poetry for the Centenary

Building our Hogsmeade Village

Our Picasso Art for European Day of Languages