Year 4 have had a great two days, planning, creating and evaluating their Magnificent Puppets! The children were inspired by the story of the ‘Greedy Zebra’. This is the story of how all animals chose their clothing! Year 4 worked superbly on their puppets. They all sewed as neatly...
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Tangram Triangles Challenge
Year 4 have been exploring different types of triangles this week. To draw this learning to close, we went to Tangrams. The children had to take on the Tangram Triangle Challenge – ‘Can you find the 12 tangram triangles?’ Year 4 worked brilliantly in pairs and showed great determination to succeed....
Exploring Contour Lines
Year 4 had fun learning about contour lines in a creative way this afternoon. Working brilliantly together in pairs. On some maps, hills and mountains are shown with ‘Contour Lines’. These lines link all the land that is the same height. The closer the lines, the steeper the...
To bring our science topic of ‘Burps, Bottoms and Bile!’ to an end, Year 4 had to spend the afternoon with their fingers over their noses as they reviewed the results of their 'Eggcellent Eggperiment' – Which liquid does the most damage to our teeth (eggs)?
Ikano Bank - Cheese Matters
The children in Year 6 really enjoyed their interactive session with Mr Elkington and Mr Hamilton. The took part in lots of budgeting activities and developed their "money sense".
Creating Printing Blocks to produce recognisable Pictorgrams
Year 4 used their Design and Technology skills to create Printing Blocks. Printing is essentially the using of a carved material covered in ink to transfer an image on to paper or fabric. The children combined their Design and Technology skills with their Geography knowledge as part of our &lsquo...
Reading and Writing Music
In Music this half-term, Year 4 have been learning how to read music and write music, using the basics of staff and other musical notations. They have really enjoyed this and created their own pieces.
Burps, Bottoms and Bile!
Year 4 have been finding out about the human digestive system and how to look after your teeth as part of our ‘Burps, Bottoms and Bile’ science unit. They have really enjoyed finding out about the gross and disgusting information! The children, have worked in groups to place in...
Using Digi Maps to find out distances
Year 4 used the ‘DigiMaps’ software today to find the location of their house and the distance that it took them to walk to school. They also found the routes (or similar) we walked in Castleton. The children showed great teamwork and where ‘buzzing’ while working! ...