Times Tables Rockstars!

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This week, we were given our log in details for an exciting new challenge that we can complete at home: Times Tables Rockstars. On the website, we get to create our own Rockstar avatar before being allowed to customise how they look. Through completing times table challenges, we can earn coins to be able to… More

Three Little Pigs

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This week we have continued our learning on ‘The Three Little Pigs’.  We have been using story stones and creating story maps to help us remember the characters, setting and main events of the story.   Using story maps supports us to retell the story in preparation for writing. As part of this topic we have… More

Blood

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Our main science topic is ‘ The circle of Life’ and we began our investigations by looking at the components that make blood. We studied the function and percentage of each component and then used cheerios, marshmallows, oats and food colouring to make our own blood! 

The Vikings

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This term, in Year 4 we are going to be learning about the Vikings in our history topic. We have already shared what we already knew about the Vikings with our classmates before thinking about any questions we would like to find out by the end of the topic. In our first session, we learned… More

Light investigation.

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What an extremely busy and productive week we have had! Our first science investigations were all about light. How does it travel? Can it bend? What colour is it?  

Three Little Pigs

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Continuing our learning on the Three Little Pig story, this week the Seahorses and Starfish classes have been learning to tell the story using actions.  We have also been very busy outside building a house of sticks.  We have decided the little pigs must have been very clever builders as we found the task tricky…. More

Happy New Year

We would like to wish all of our families a very happy New Year and hope that you all had a lovely Christmas and a restful break. The children have started the new term full of enthusiasm. We have got off to a great start! We have lots to look forward to this term including… More

Welcome back!

The children have settled in brilliantly during our first week back. They have enjoyed sharing their news about the Christmas holidays and we have loved listening to their stories! We have lots of exciting things going on this  term. Our new topic is based around literature and we will be looking at the stories of… More

The Three Little Pigs

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This half term our learning activities will focus on the story ‘The Three Little Pigs’.  We will be learning to draw, paint, tell, act and write the story.  This week we have developed a new role play area, the pig’s house, and have been using story vocabulary in our play.  We have been learning to play… More

Happy New Year!

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Well it has been a lovely first week back to welcome in the new year. This week, we have been consolidating our understanding of multiplication and division in Math to solve missing number problems and word problems. This has been much easier for the children who have been practising their times tables at home so… More