Today at Art Club we created our own super heroes. It was quite tricky deciding what to do but once we got going the results were amazing. Everyone who came really enjoyed it not just because we ate biscuits! The behaviour was obviously amazing and everyone worked hard to create their super hero. Once done … Continue reading
Last week Eagles were very lucky to have Jess from Healthy Kids do a workshop with us. We discussed the different types of food groups and which carbohydrates and fats were good for us…and the ones we should only have as a treat! She also showed us some exercises we could do to help build … Continue reading
For the next 2 terms our science topic will be plants. We kicked it all off this week by planting some seeds of our own. We compared the different sizes of some seeds and thought about where they come from. Then we planted and watered some lettuce, herbs, sweet peppers, tomatoes and strawberries. We will … Continue reading
Held every year on 27 April, King’s Day (previously known as Queen’s Day) is renowned for being one of the biggest and most colourful festivities in the Netherlands, and especially so in Amsterdam. We looked on the internet to learn more about this great celebration and found out that it was a public holiday in … Continue reading
Today Josh Kennedy, the current super bantamweight boxing champion, came in to school with Frasier to help some of our children to learn some boxing skills and to keep fit at the same time. Having warmed up, the children learned how to use a boxing stance to improve balance along with how boxers move forwards … Continue reading
In Ducklings this week we have been talking about 2D shapes. In the hall we played games to learn our shape names and their properties. Using Venn diagrams we sorted shapes…we really enjoyed it. Then in class we have used shapes to create rockets and also we have made our own shapes using geoboards…we even … Continue reading
Our new topic is space and it is really exciting! So far we have learnt about planets, flown in imaginary rockets and looked at the stars in our class planetarium. We have looked at light rays and glowing stars in our light tent and searched in the sand to locate stars. Shopping in our space … Continue reading
Today Yr 4 had masses of fun participating in golf activities at Etchinghill Golf Club. We were divided into teams of ten and worked our way around eight different fun challenges earning points at each one using new found golf skills. The weather was very changeable, one minute sunny then suddenly hail stoning, the children … Continue reading
During Monday’s celebration Worship, all the children in Year 4 were awarded a lovely certificates to thank them for contributing to the creation of Kerry Andrew’s ‘No Place Like’ for the BBC Ten Pieces project.
Year 4 have been busy in their design and technology lessons. They have worked very hard to design, make and evaluate their money containers. They have sewed skilfully using different stitches and different coloured wool.