Week beginning 7th March 2022

This week we have been continuing to find out about The Amazing Americas and have been writing a biography for Pocahontas, these will be displayed in our classroom when finished. Our art sessions have been focussing on North American artists, so far we have looked at John Singer Sargeant, who painted full length portraits, Ansel… Read more »

Week beginning 28th February 2022

This week Class 4 have been out and about and had visitor in class. On Monday Reverend Alex came in to answer questions the children had prepared. Our ‘Big’ question this half term, in R.E., is ‘What difference does the resurrection make to Christians?’ and Reverend Alex visited to help us think about this. Our… Read more »

Week beginning 21st February 2022

Welcome back after the break, this half term our topic is ‘Amazing Americas’. The children have begun by sharing what they already know and locating both North and South America in the atlas. They are in the process of drawing the maps and identifying key cities. During English sessions they have been researching Pocahontas in… Read more »

Collaborative Art

The children participated in a piece of collaborative art and would like to share their finished artwork with you. They are extrememly proud of the result and would like to hang their masterpiece in a gallery. We hope you like it.

Week beginning 31st January 2022.

Another exciting week in Class 4, we have been investigating electricity (conductors and insulators in particular) in preparation for wand making. We have also investigated the difference between melting and dissolving. We have written and made our own version of the howler that Mrs Weasley sends to Ron in the second book. We have enjoyed… Read more »

Week beginning 24th January 2022

An exciting week with our topic ‘Hogwarts Express’. In Science we have been running an investigation to discover the best material we can use for Professor Snape’s new potion bag. The material needs to be a good insulator to keep his potions cool and prevent anything turning nasty! In Art we chose our Patronus and… Read more »

Week beginning 17th January 2022

Another week of excitement with various activities relating to our topic ‘Hogwarts Express’. In English we have started looking at instructional texts, recipes in particular, so that we can plan and write our own set of instructions to make a variety of potions for Professor Snape. During P.E. sessions our focus in basketball was to… Read more »

Week beginning 10th January 2022

This week Class 4 visited Warner Bros Studio as part of their Hogwarts Express theme. Everyone had a tremendous day and found out lots of interesting facts and secrets. During the workshop we found out about the costumes that were designed and made for the various films. We discovered how to distress costumes and why… Read more »

Week beginninng 4th January 2022

Happy New Year. We have had an exciting start to this half term, starting with making mood boards for our wands. We looked at examples of mood boards and then used a variety of mediums to create a board for our wand design. During D & T lessons we will be creating our wands and… Read more »

Week beginning 13th December 2021 – Class4

As always, we have been very busy and industrious this week. We cooked delicious Platzchen (German biscuits). We wrote the recipe in German and bagged the biscuits up with the recipe as a scroll. We have also finished some of our animations, which we are very proud of. We have shared these with the children… Read more »