Year 4

Remembrance Week

Remembrance Week

Year 4 have had a fantastic week learning all about Remembrance Day. We started with a fact hunt and found out some fascinating information about World War l. Children brought in amazing facts and artefacts from grandparents and great grandparents and gave super presentations. We have also made beautiful soldier silhouette cards and written creative… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Most of the Forest School sessions during November were dedicated to making poppies using a variety of mixed media including glass, clay, wood, wool, plastic, wire & stone. The completed work was displayed in school as part of our Remembrance Week. The children also completed work related to their topics including leaf colour matching, measuring… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

The children have produced an array of creative work during October in Forest School. Hand made instruments, bird feeders, natural art inspired by Andy Goldsworthy, rainbow leaf mobiles, clay men, Autumn leaf wreaths, leaf animals, Stone Age bread & jewellery, natural pyramids, Anglo Saxon dwellings, wire weaving, autumnal art and weaving with sticks & wool. The… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School sessions were up & running as soon as the school year started in September. Our new Reception class were introduced to Forest School where they became Kings & Queens for the afternoon after making their very own nature crown. During their next session the children used sticks & grass to decorate the first… Continue Reading

Year 4 Maths Hunt

Year 4 Maths Hunt

Year 4 put their rounding skills into practice today by going on a maths treasure hunt around the classroom. They worked so hard in pairs, reasoning and problem-solving together to work out the clues to a joke. However, some of us were not impressed with the joke! Continue Reading

Samba

Year 4 had their first samba drums lesson on Monday. It was fantastic. We learnt the names of the different drums and how to hold and play them. We played games to practise dynamics, how loud and soft to play the instruments, the difference between echo and call and response rhythms and listening skills. Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School during July had the children completing a variety of sports activities with added equipment and challenges. They had great fun working as individuals, with partners and as part of a team travelling the seas as pirates, running around assault courses and playing water balloon hide and seek. Reception            … Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School has been full of exciting and engaging creative topic based activities during June. The children have used a wide range of skills to explore, design and make a selection of quality pieces of work in various forms such as woodwork, art, cooking, D&T and drama. Reception have identified features on a map of… Continue Reading