Tag: Year 4


Year 4 Week Ending 6.10.17

Another lovely week in Year 4, we have been making the noisiest possible circuit in science, looking at Baptism and Conformation in R.E. and creating fantastic fiction stories about a child who follows their dream against their families wishes. 

In pairs, the class collected the materials that…

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Year 4 Week Ending 29.9.17

Another wonderful, yet rather mundane, week. We have been doing addition and subtraction in maths and begun our class book: The Firework Maker's Daughter. Isn't it good when a week which includes brass instruments, swimming and Shakespeare is a 'mundane' week. 

Thank you to everyone who took…

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Year 4 Week Ending 22.9.17

I will start with an apology - I am sorry that your houses are currently filled with the sound of out of tune brass instruments. However, with a lot of practice, at least three hours a night, they will be playing like Christian Lindberg or Louis Armstrong. 

Apart from your lovelies being lent…

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Year 4 Week Ending 15.09.2017

Another fantastic week in Year 4. We have been looking at 2 digit numbers in Maths, instruction texts in English and continued our work with electricity in Science. 

We enjoyed a successful first week at swimming with all the children being grouped by Graham. He was very pleased with the…

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Year 4 Week Ending 08.09.2017

Where did those 6 weeks go? We have had a wonderful first week in Year 4. Your children really have been at their best, showing of all they have learnt in Year 3 whilst showing a maturity fitting of Year 4. I am confident in saying that this is going to be a good year. 

We did our introductory…

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Spring Week 2

What a busy week!  We had a very important visitor at the start of the week.  Bishop Michael Campbell, who was very friendly, came to visit our school.  He came to speak to Year 4 and see what work we were doing, before visiting the other classes.  We really enjoyed Bishop Michael's visit and he…

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Week 5

It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas!!  Our Advent preparations are coming along very well and we will be having our Advent Service at St Joseph's next Wednesday night.  We have been learning some new festive songs for our concert and our brass playing skills are coming along nicely.  Also,…

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Week 3

We have had lots of success in sport this week!  During out swimming lesson lots of children swam 25 metres without stopping or touching the ground, for the first time!  Also Keira impressed Nicola, the swimming teacher, and is moving up to the next group next week.  Well done Keira!

On…

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Week 2

Welcome to our Anti-Bullying week blog.

We have been thinking about why people bully and how we should treat each other this week.  We have had Norry in to talk to us about bullies and how they are weak.  We have also taken part in activities in class and we have finished the week with…

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Week 7

As we write this blog - you won't believe what we look like!!  It's Crazy Hair Day!  Today, we've all made a fantastic effort to create our amazing, colourful hair dos to raise money for our homeless hens. Later on this afternoon, we're going to sit back, relax and watch a movie!

This week has…

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B Team Netball 11th October

On Tuesday 11th of October, B team Netball played against Heyhouses but unfortunately Heyhouses won 0-3. St Peters had lots and lots of atemps of scoring but none of them went in. Even though we lost, everyone played well and enjoyed themselves.

 

player of the match was Erin

 

By…

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Week 6

As we get closer to the half term holidays, Year 4 are busier than ever!  

We started this week with our Harvest celebrations.  We enjoyed watching the KS1 Harvest Worship and later in the day we had lots of fun entertaining the parishoners.

In maths, we have been learning how to use bar…

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Week 5

We started our week with a walk in Squirrel wood where we looked for signs of Autumn.  We found conkers, nuts and berries.  Also we checked out the new hen house, which is amazing!

In English we have been preparing to write our story based on The Firework-Maker's Daughter, and in Maths we have…

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Week 4

It has been an exciting week!  We welcomed Mia to our class, who has come all the way from Idaho in America.  We are looking forward to getting to know Mia better and learn all about life in America.  Also this week we have been discussing fundraising ideas for the new hen house.  We decided on a…

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Week 3

Welcome to our Year 4 blog!  Each Friday we write our blog together as a class and try to keep you up to date with all of the exciting things happening in Year 4.

It has been an interesting week!  This week Teddy and Aimee attended their first council meeting and fed back all of the information…

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Week ending 6.5.16

Once again year 4 have been working hard this week!

We have been completing Maths assessments and will be working on English assessments next week. In PE, our tennis skills are improving and we are now able to play and umpire matches. In computing, we have recorded jingles to advertise products…

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Blog year 4 29.4.16

We had some fluffy visitors in our class this week! We were lucky enough to have the new chicks with us for the afternoon. They roamed around the classroom getting to know us and chirping in their secret language. We found out lots of interesting information about chickens from Katy and she told…

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Week ending 22/4/16

This week, year 4 have taken part in lots of interesting activities.

We have put the final touches to our passport holders which we designed and stitched by hand.  We have also been working on mind maps in our topic lessons where we presented our researched on Italy.

Also this week we…

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Year 4 blog

this week, Year 4 have taken part in lots of intresting activities .

We have put the final touches to our passport holders which we designed and stiched by hand. We have also been working on mind maps in our topic lessons where we presented our research on italy.

Also this week we counted up…

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Spring 2 week1

Welcome back!  I hope you have all had a lovely break.  This week we have been enjoying solving maths puzzles and using our skills in addition and subtraction to plan a party.  In literacy we have been reading Gulliver's Travels and have been getting into role as Gulliver.  We are now preparing…

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Year 4 Week4

This week has been yet another busy week!  Year 4 have been working on persuasive arguments in Literacy and have had fun trying to convince each other to eat sprouts!  In maths, we have been working on co-ordinates and completing symmetrical patterns.

Also this week the children have presented…

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Week 2

This week started with our class photograph.  All of the children looked very smart and enjoyed having their pictures taken!  We have been working hard on character descriptions and the children have had fun choosing interesting adjectives and finding their meanings.  In maths, we have  been…

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Week 1

Welcome back and happy new year!  The children have settled back in well and are ready to start their new topics.  This term, we will be learning about the digestive system where we will be carrying out reasearch, investigating, experimenting and making models!

Swimming continues this term…

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Week ending 8th Jan

Welcome to year 4! Happy New Year!

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Week ending 2.10.15

This week we have been preparing for the Harvest celebration next week.  Thank you to the families who have donated prizes.  

This week the children will be taking home the Parents' Evening slip for you to fill in.  Also we have been getting in the festive mood (a little early) and have started…

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Week ending 25.9.15

Another busy week!  The children are very settled now in their new class and are working very hard.  In literacy this week we have been putting the final touches to our explanation texts and in maths we have been working with decimal numbers.  

Thank you to the parents who attended the 'Meet…

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Week ending 18.9.15

The children have been working very hard this week and have been sharing their super ideas for our DesignTechnology topic where they are designing an electrical product.

They have also enjoyed reading an explanation text about a 'Tidy Your Bedroom Machine' which has inspired them to design a…

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Week ending 11.9.15

Thank you for last week’s homework tasks.  We had lots of fun listening to all of the ‘A Funny Thing Happened..’ stories!

The children also enjoyed presenting their products and explaining how they worked.

This week the children have been given their Guided Reading books. Guided Reading…

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Week ending 4.9.15

A short but busy week this week!  The children have settled very well into their new classroom and have picked up the new routines quickly.

This term our topic is Sparks Might Fly!.  The children will be learning about electrical circuits and will be designing and making a product with an…

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