Week 3 (13/11/17)

We have had a busy week! On Monday, James Carter came into school to inspire us with his poetry. He taught us and Year 3 about Kennings and we all had a go at writing poems about an animal. We learnt that we needed to be very cryptic with our…

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Week 2 (6/11/17)

This week in English we have continued to read ‘The Firework Maker’s Daughter’. We have been thinking about the characters and how the plot is developing. We have been continuing to write, edit and improve our letters from Lalchand to Lila. In Maths we have been learning about mass. We…

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Week 1 (30/10/17)

Welcome to Term 2! This week in English and guided reading we have started to look at The Firework Maker’s Daughter by Phillip Pullman. We have thought about the opening to the story and what we know about the characters. Towards the end of the week we started to plan…

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Week 7 (16/10/17)

Today Class 4 visited the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford to learn more about Ancient Egypt. We started off with a chance to look around the Ashmolean museum. We looked for Ancient Egyptian items in other galleries and we found a wide range of other interesting artefacts. In the afternoon we…

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Week 6 (9/10/17)

In English we have read to the end of The Promise. We have been thinking about the key message in the book and the impact that this has on the reader. We have also been continuing with our grammar work and we have been learning how to diagram commands. In…

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Week 5 (2/10/17)

In English we have been continuing to increase our understanding of grammar diagramming. We have been learning how to change a question into a statement in order to complete the diagram. We have also been continuing to read The Promise and we have been looking at how the mood of…

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Week 4 (25/09/17)

We started this week watching a theatre production of The Hobbit. We all loved it! We have also been into Prayer Space this week where we had time to relax and reflect. In English we have been writing and editing diary entries for the girl in The Promise. We thought…

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Week 3 (18/09/17)

In English and guided reading, we have continued to read ‘The Promise’ by Nicola Davies. We have thought carefully about how the mood of the girl is changing and how we can use evidence in the text to support our ideas. We have been learning about helping verbs and how…

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Week 2 (11/09/17)

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 (17/07/17)

All of the staff in Class 4 would like to say a big thank you for the end of year gifts that we have received. We thank you for your support this year and hope you all have a wonderful summer.

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