Year 4 2018


Studying the Ancient Egyptians

 

This term, Year 4 have been studying the life of the Ancient Egyptians in History lessons.

Here are some pictures of what we have been getting up to in class.

We used Lego to find out how the Ancient Egyptians built their pyramids. We made mini museum exhibits to show how they managed…

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Posted by THastings on 5 June 2019

RNLI Visit

On Thursday 23rd May, Year 4 were visited by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution. They learnt about staying safe by the sea and what the lifeboat service did.

We learnt lots of facts about staying safe with inflatables, the meaning of the different lifeguard flags on the beach and four top…

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Posted by THastings on 5 June 2019

Year 4 River Study Trip – May 2019

Year 4 visited Waddecar Scout Centre to take part in a river study.

When we arrived, we met Billy who helped us study the section of the River Brock that flows through the activity site.

We conducted lots of different investigations of the river to find out how fast it was, how deep and…

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Making Pizza

Year 4 have been learning about the geography of Italy and they are working towards writing travel brochures in Literacy.

On Friday afternoon, we planned our pizzas with fractions. Then we made the pizza dough. The kneading and rolling was a little tricky, but we managed to make a pizza…

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Posted by THastings on 3 April 2019

Alice in Wonderland Baking

During Reading Week this term, Year 4 undertook the creative task of designing and baking Alice in Wonderland biscuits and cakes. They had to be like the food and drink in the book: magical and transformative.

Once we had baked the biscuits, we wrote character descriptions of Alice and what…

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Posted by THastings on 2 April 2019

Year 4 teach Year 2 to brush their teeth

This half term, Year 4’s Science focus is all about teeth and the digestive system. This week, Year 4 have been using scientific skills such as researching and investigating to find out about caring for our teeth.

We had ran experiments to judge the best kind of toothpaste and to discover what…

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Posted by THastings on 23 January 2019

Abstract Art

Year 4 have been experimenting with using different mediums, textures and shades in Art. Our work has been based on the artist Terry Frost. We have recreated works such as ‘Sunburst’ and ‘Blue Suspended Form’

For homework, Year 4 were set the challenge of using this piece of work (Orchard…

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Posted by THastings on 19 December 2018

County Rangers

During November and December 2018, our Year 4 class had the lucky opportunity to work with the Fylde County Rangers.

The Rangers taught Year 4 lots of excellent skills that helped them be more considerate towards our environment.

In our first session we learnt survival skills. The most…

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Posted by THastings on 14 December 2018