Week beginning 6th December 2021

What a week! We continue to film our animations telling the story of chocolate, which we hope to share with the younger children. We baked mince pies – which were delicious. We were very lucky to be taken to the pantomime to see Beauty and the Beast. The children throughly enjoyed the performance and commented… Read more »

Week beginning 29th November 2021

We started the week planning our animations to teach younger children about the importance of Fairtrade and how chocolate is made. We have researched the topic of chocolate and Fairtrade thoroughly, thought carefully about characters, story boarded and started to write our scripts. We will be exploring various media apps to record our animations. In… Read more »

Week beginning 22nd November 2021

This week we have been concentrating on fractions in our maths lessons. We have been learning and revising how to add, subtract and multiply fractions. In P.E. we are developing our hockey skills and worked on tactics this week. We played matches and noticed a difference in how we took possession of the ball, defended… Read more »

Week beginning 15th November 2021

We finished writing our letters to the Prime Minister (persuading him to act on climate change during COP26) and posted them, we are waiting eagerly for his reply. We have also written balanced arguments regarding Fairtrade items and whether the local shop should stock and sell more items. We have followed a number of stories… Read more »

Week beginning 8th November 2021

We have been very busy this week, we continue to discuss climate change and the impact of COP26. The children are learning to use persuasive devices in their writing and will put these skills to the test by writing to world representatives of COP26. They have researched facts and been very surprised by some of… Read more »

Week beginning 1st November 2021

To start this half term we have participated in ‘Safety Week’. We have been learning about how to stay safe in a variety of situations and have designed and created posters to help others to stay safe. We visited Class 3 and taught them all that we had found out about staying safe. Our posters… Read more »

Week beginning 18th October 2021

This week we have been writing a ‘Care Guide’ for a Cerberus or our own imaginary mythical creature. Here are some examples: Food: Keeping a Cerberus well fed is a key role. They need a ton of fresh meat; not those puny chicken nuggets you get from McDaedules. Fridges R Us provide a perfect meat-holder…. Read more »

Week beginning 11th October 2021

We finished our Greek urn artwork this week, ask us how we designed and produced such effective artwork. We have begun to create our own Greek sculptures. We either used Modroc or clay to create our creatures. Next week we will paint them. In German we have been learning to understand some classroom language. We… Read more »

Week beginning 4th October 2021

This week we finished our non-chronological information texts about an imaginary mythical creature. Having researched Greek mythical creatures and listened to numerous Greek myths we designed our own creature. These are a few of the results. We hope you enjoy reading them.

WB Monday 27th September 2021

This week Class 4 have started to write a non-chronological information text about a mythical creature they have imagined. We began the week looking at examples of this type of text to create success criteria to help us improve our understanding of this genre. We have discussed how to use semi-colons in our writing and… Read more »