Year 4


In Year 4 this week in Maths the children have been learning about fractions. They have been doing lots of practical activities to explore how fractions can be represented and their equivalents.


The children in Year 4 have been learning about the Greek Myth Perseus and Medusa. They have taken part in several reading and drama activities this week. They have taken on the role of Perseus, considering how he felt and his actions.  


The children had a great time at the Year 3 and 4 Christmas party. They enjoyed playing lots of party games including Christmas corners, pass the parcel and musical statues. The children ended the day with a yummy Christmas party buffet.


In Year 4 the children have been painting in the style of John Brunsdon. They have carefully looked at local landscapes to create their artwork. The children worked in block colours and shapes.  


The children in Year 4 have been exploring area in Maths this week. They worked in pairs using arrays to calculate the area of a range of rectangles.    


The school choir visited Angel Court residential home to sing some Christmas carols. The children loved getting the residents to join in and sing along. The children and staff received a very warm welcome from everyone at Angel Court, including a very generous buffet and selection boxes. The boys an


The children had great fun in Art. They looked carefully at objects and used their art skills to draw the linear patterns of natural materials.


Miss Rowe has been showing the Year 4 boys and girls how to make beautiful star wands out of willow. The children carefully worked in pairs to bend the willow in different ways, under and over each part. Look out for  them in their Christmas production.  


In their science lessons, year 4 have been carrying out an experiment to find out the melting point of chocolate when in a tray of hot water, cold water and icy water. The children used thermometers to record the temperature and a stopwatch to record the time taken for the chocolate to melt. Year 4