In Year 4, we enjoy learning through reading! Through the day we practice our reading skills by doing some reading in the morning and on Fridays we have a special treat of reading our class novel.
We also love to use books to find out information in different topics to expand our knowledge.
What is your favourite book to read?
During Christmas, we made some amazing crafts. We really enjoyed making Christmas trees, key rings and little elf houses!
What was your favourite craft that you made?
In Year 4 we have been learning about volcanoes. We have researched and designed our own volcano shelters which we think will withhold lava and volcano ash!
Which shelter do you think will win the challenge?
In Science we have been learning about sound. We have looked at what creates a different pitch by using elastic bands and creating our own guitar! We all really enjoyed creating and investigating different pitches.
Can you name me one fact you have learnt about pitch.
For our Smiley reward this term, we got to watch a ‘Sleeping Beauty’.
We loved watching this pantomime and we look forward to working really hard next term to earn our place to join in with the next Smiley Reward.
In year 4 we went of a Roman Experience Trip where we got to see how the Romans lived. In the morning we followed a Roman soldier around Chester and got to see the Roman city. We then went around the museum which showed us how the Romans lived! We enjoyed it so much!
This week we have been learning about forces! We enjoyed going to this workshop and looking at how we are effected by a lot of different forces. We even saw how Isaac Newton discovered gravity!
How many forces can you list?
This week in school we have been learning about anti-bullying.
For anti-bullying week we made some acrostic poems to showcase the do’s and dont’s of bullying.
Can you think of your own acrostic poem for ‘RESPECT’?
This is the link that shows us where different earthquakes are happening around the world.
What pattern can you see? Where do most of the earthquakes occur?