Year 4 welcomed Father Michael Cartwright to the class on Thursday. They had prepared many interesting questions to ask him. The questions ranged from asking which was his favourite hymn, had he got a favourite bible story to his favourite ice-cream flavour. We found out that Father Mike had previously been a headteacher in Northamptonshire … Read more
Year 4 are being kept busy. Last week we mummified tomatoes…. did they tell you about this? We are now patiently waiting until after half term to see the results of our efforts. This week we are focusing on class reading, the children are reading in pairs, looking for words they may not understand and … Read more
Year 4 have been learning about the historical importance of today. They say…. “we should stay in the European Union because it will cost us a lot of money to travel now” “It will change our lives after the 11 months transition.” “I feel we should stay because we will still be in Europe.” We also … Read more
Year 4 are now looking at adding two 4 digit numbers and remembering to transfer amounts over. They are having to remember to keep the place values in exactly the right column. Today we looked at a times table website to help with their learning of tables. Please encourage your child to use these for … Read more
On Monday the KS2 children had a special assembly to understand Holocaust Memorial Day. They were amazing, they listened well and some children gave very thoughtful and factual contributions. We talked about the word DISCRIMINATION and how no one should ever experience this in their lives because of their race, religion or beliefs. The whole … Read more
Year 4 are currently looking at Quadrilateral shapes, they know they are 4 sided shapes and are learning all the different names associated with them. Ask them to name them, describe their properties and even have a go at drawing them. Our early morning soft start work is centred around SPaG (Spelling, punctuation and grammar) … Read more
Year 4 started this term by writing Thank you letters to their families to say thank you for their Christmas holidays and the times they spent together. We had a lovely walk to the village postbox to post the letters. The aim of the letters was to be thoughtful and bring a tear to the … Read more
For this week Year 4 have PE on Wednesday. Please ensure they have proper PE kit for outdoors and a warm jumper. Next week, starting on January 14th (Tuesday) the children will be swimming. They will need a swimming hat. Thank you. Mrs B.
Just to clarify. Tomorrow children can wear their Christmas jumpers with their school uniform. i.e replace school jumper for a Christmas jumper. We are looking forward to seeing you at our Christmas Carols around the tree at 1.30pm. Many thanks. Mrs B.
We are enjoying working on our knowledge pictures and folders showing what we have learnt this term whilst listening to Classic FM Christmas music. We have our advent wreath lit to remind us about thinking about Hope, Peace and Love at Christmas time. Our advent calendar is reminding us of the story of Jesus. All … Read more