All week in Year 3 we have been reading The Grinch Who Stole Christmas. It has been great fun and we have rewritten the story from the Grinch’s view point, attempted Grinch maths and created peppermint Grinch faces. It has been really good fun and had helped us to think about the real meaning of … Continue reading
Two halves of Year 4 enjoyed another times table battle this week. It was good to see so many of the children joining in. 6B were in the lead for quite a while and then 6A overtook and ended up winning the battle. Congratulations to all the players and well done to 6A.
This term we have started to look at how we measure things. We have looked closely at the measurements on a ruler and discussed the differences between a mm and a cm. In our last lesson we had to decide what an appropriate measure would be to find out the height of a child, the … Continue reading
In Maths we have been carrying on our Place Value recognition and progressed to adding and subtracting two digit numbers. In Science we have been discovering what microbes, bacteria and viruses look like when they have been enlarged under a microscope, some of them are quite scary looking! We then drew our own to cut … Continue reading
During this term in Year 4 we have been looking at symmetry. Today we used various manipulatives to challenge each other to match symmetrical patterns. We used two types of numicon, pegs with peg boards, little cubes, geoboards with elastic bands and similar things on some iPads. The children had a great time trying several … Continue reading
In Year 4 we have been learning the skill of adding several digits together. We then went on to a challenge of finding the least amount of coins required to make a given sum of money, which used our new skills .
We have managed to get through so much already in these last 2 weeks, as you can see from the pictures. In Maths we have been revisiting place value and partitioning numbers. We have visited the Bayle pond and taken some lovely photos to use in class. In PE we were being bunnies and trying … Continue reading
After learning all about Roman numerals in maths this morning, we decided to take a walk down to the beach for a larger writing area! We practised our numerals in the sand by writing dates and number sequences. We also had time to enjoy the fresh air and space playing, digging holes and making patterns. … Continue reading
We have been having lots of fun at school over the past few weeks. We have been very busy! We have been super shape spotters and 3D model builders, sandcastle creators and artists! We have enjoyed reading The Snail and The Whale and thought of lots of amazing rhyming words! We also created designs on … Continue reading
Congratulations to Luke for becoming the most valued player in a recent battle between the girls and boys in Year 3 on TTRockstars.