Class 4 Blog

Class 4 Blog

  • 26
    Jan

    Science - Making Observations

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today year 4 had an opportunity to observe animals at close detail. Following the steps of Charles Darwin, the children were asked to draw to scale animals and observe things they noticed. Well done year 4!
  • 25
    Jan

    Computing - Spreadsheets

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    We today started looking at spreadsheets. We were provided with data from a spelling test and then asked to find the percentages but using spreadsheets to support us. We then saw that if a score needs to change, it does it automatically! Well done year 4!
  • 24
    Jan

    PE - Hockey shooting skills

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today we looked at improving our hockey skills, and focused on shooting. We all love score goals and we focused about shooting through a small target. The children did well with this and then worked on linking dribbling skills to shooting. We then had a game of chaos to close things off. Well done year 4!
  • 21
    Jan

    Art - Papyrus making

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today year 4 had a go at making their own paper papyrus style. Not readily having the tools or plant available in Berkeley the children created the paper using strips of paper and weaved them together. Can't wait to write on these! Well done year 4!
  • 19
    Jan

    Science - Classification

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today year 4 looked at how Scientists group animals. We looked at invertebrates and vertebrates and then focused on what other characteristics can we separate animals. The children then had their own attempts. Well done year 4
  • 18
    Jan

    Maths investigation

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today we had a chance to remind ourselves of the addition using a formal method. The children were given 2 problems to solve with a variety of answers and we got lots to explore. Well done year 4
  • 18
    Jan

    Library Visit

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today year 4 had a change to visit the local library. The children were explained how a library works and had a chance to look around. We even had the opportunity to take a book out. The children were excited and enjoyed this experience.
  • 18
    Jan

    PSHE - County survey

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today year 4 answered the County survey, linked to personal, social, emotional health. The survey needed guidance but the children did a great job in answering the questions. Well done year 4
  • 17
    Jan

    Hockey skills - Passing

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today in PE we focused on passing skills. We discussed the rules around hockey and then focused on passing. After a couple of relays, we then got into a mini game and demonstrated the skills needed for a match. The children have shown lots of improvement. Well done year 4.
  • 14
    Jan

    Maths - pattern investigation

    Posted by Mr A Hart
    Today in year 4 we were investigating a pattern. If Colin had 10p, Coco had 1p. If Coco had 10p, Colin would have 1p. The children enjoyed this investigation, and a few finally noticed that it linked to the 11x table. Well done year 4!