Week 7 (15/10/18)

In English we have been writing our own continuations of The Promise by Nicola Davies. We have been thinking carefully about what the thief might do with the acorns. Class 4 have all been working hard on their targets and we are developing editing skills. In reading we have been…

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Week 6 (8/10/18)

This week in English this week we have recapped the grammar diagramming work that we have done over the last few weeks and also we had a look at how we can purple pen our writing in order to edit and improve it. Later in the week we learnt about…

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Week 5 (1/10/18)

This week in English this week we have been writing diary entries. We recapped what has happened to the girl in The Promise and we thought carefully about the features of a diary entry.  We all had feedback on our work and we worked hard to ensure that this piece…

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Week 4 (24/9/18)

This week in English we have been thinking carefully about the importance of writing in the correct tense and ensuring that this is consistent throughout the piece of writing. We practised changing sentences in the present tense to the past tense and vice versa. Towards the end of the week,…

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Week 3 (17/9/18)

This week in English we have been continuing with The Promise. We have been thinking about subjects and verbs and we have started to learn how to use sentence diagramming. We have also been learning how to expand noun phrases e.g. changing ‘bag’ into ‘The old bag, dusty and worn.’…

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Week 2 (10/9/18)

We’ve had a busy week in Class 4 and the children are now really settled into their new routines. In English and guided reading, we have started to read ‘The Promise’ by Nicola Davies. Firstly, we looked carefully at the front cover and thought about what the promise might be.…

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Week 7 (16/7/18)

This week in maths we have been learning about different types of triangles. We looked at the properties of isosceles, scalene, equilateral and right-angled triangles. We have also been learning about quadrilaterals. We have been drawing and describing shapes such as rhombus, parallelogram, kite and trapezium. In English we started…

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Week 6 (9/7/18)

This week in maths we have been continuing our unit on statistics. We have been consolidating our understanding of drawing and interpreting line graphs. We have also been looking at how to solve problems by comparing different data. Next week we will be ending the term by learning about properties…

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Week 5 (2/7/18)

Class 4 have had another very busy week! On Wednesday we had our Sports Day and we all had a great time. We all participated in running and jumping events and then some of us did a long distance run at the end of the day. We all tried to…

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Week 4 (25/6/18)

Class 4 have had a very busy week! On Wednesday and Thursday we had our multicultural days. The whole school were split into 8 mixed year groups and we spent the two days rotating around different countries and activities. We all really enjoyed the days and we learnt lots of…

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