Today in Year 4 the children became embalmers from Ancient Egypt. We discussed the process of embalming and mummification and put what we had learnt into practice by mummifying something…a tomato! A small hole was cut in the tomato and the children scooped out all of the flesh- it was a messy job! We discussed … Continue reading
What a fabulous final week we have had in our bubble. We have enjoyed time at the Bayle pond as well as thinking about days of the week and time. We even made our very own clocks! To finish off we had a big party to celebrate our time in our bubble. The children really … Continue reading
This week has been animal week in our bubble! We have been thinking about our favourite animal as well as animals from other countries and nocturnal animals. We had a great discussion about foxes and Mrs T even showed us some night footage of a fox and her cubs causing mischief in her neighbours garden! … Continue reading
Well that was another fantastic week for us! We started off by posting letters that we wrote to the other ducklings who are at home. This was lots of fun! We have enjoyed the beautiful weather at the Bayle Pond and had breakfast over there twice this week. We have also been thinking about our … Continue reading
Our Second week back at school was a success! We had lots of fun learning how to use a ruler and measure things around the classroom. We had fun Friday and ate lollies and watched The Queens Corgi. We finished our week with ‘celebration time’ where the children were awarded certificates and a dip in … Continue reading
We had lots of fun creating minibeasts on pebbles. The children thought carefully and the finished pebbles were fantastic! We gave them names and had lots of fun re creating our story of the week ‘The Bad Tempered Ladybird’
We had a great first week back in Ducklings B. We enjoyed playing with new toys, some of us have learnt to ride a bike, we have explored the Bayle pond and have done lots of work about minibeasts.
This week in literacy, Year 4 have been thinking about the relationship between Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. They had a great debate: was it the influence of Lady Macbeth or The Witches? They thought about how the characters appear in the play and how they might be feeling at certain times. We finished off with … Continue reading
What a fantastic day we have all had! Today we had the company of some iconic European characters including Coco Chanel, Audrey Hepburn and even Van Gough himself! We started the day off with some excellent poetry and a great art lesson where we explored the work of Monet and used his ‘impressionist’ style to … Continue reading
This week in Year 4 we have been thinking about Brexit and what it means for the future of our country. We had great discussion and thought about the process of voting too. We finished off by having our own mini referendum.