Sports Day

This year our sports day has looked a little be different due to current restrictions – unfortunately, we were not able to invite parents to attend. Each year group has had an individual sports day and we couldn’t be prouder of the children’s adaptability to this. Across the entire school, children have showcased an extremely…

Y4 and Shackleton’s expedition

Year 4 have been enjoying reading about Shackleton’s 1914 expedition to the Antarctic. As part of the learning process, the children have been writing letters to Shackleton to ask for a position on his boat as well as adverts selling the Polaris boat. Also look out for the letters home which children wrote, imagining it…

4 Owls Movie Makers

4 Owls have been improving their skills at creating videos using iMovie this week. Their project brief required them to create a video which explained a type of learning from Maths or Literacy. The recorded explanation video clips and then edited their videos to include a variety of sounds and subtitles. Here are some of…

Disgusting science!

4 Owls have been learning about the human digestive system this week and today they conducted an experiment to replicate what happens inside our bodies when we eat food. You can see from the pictures that it was a lot of fun. Ask any member of 4 Owls about what happened and they should be…

Ukulele in Year 4

Since the start of the academic year, the children in Year 4 have been taking part in weekly music lessons! They have been learning to play the Ukulele with Lucy. Each Tuesday morning, every child in Year 4 gets a chance to improve their musical skills. So far the children have learned to play and…

Super writing in Year 4 Owls

The children in Year 4 are enjoying being back in school. Last week we really enjoyed sharing the brilliant picture book ‘Mixed’ by Arree Chung. This week we have focussed on another brilliant picture book: ‘The Promise’ by Nicola Davies. The story tells the tale of a young, homeless girl with no hope in life.…