Our Learning for Summer 1
What we will be learning in Summer 1:
English - Poetry and How To Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
Maths - Decimals, Shape, Time and Money
Science - Teeth and Digestion in Animals including Humans
History - How did the Vikings change Britain?
Art - Georgia O'Keeffe
Physical Education -
Religious Education - Why is Jesus inspiring to some people?
Music - Singing
Values - Love
Learner Attitude - Clear Communicator
Our Class Novel
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
Monday 16th May - Friday 20th May 2022
Achiever Focus - Maths
Achievers of the Week - Casper, Hamid, Sara and Jason
Reader of the Week - Scott
To celebrate Maths we took part in a workshop on Wednesday. In groups, we had to use our problem solving and reasoning skills to solve some tricky logic tasks. Take a look through the pictures to see what we got up to!
Monday 9th May - Friday 13th May 2022
Achiever Focus - Resilience
Achievers of the Week - Josie, Lucas and Faryal
Reader of the Week - Harry
It's been another jam-packed week in Year 4 this week. In History, we learned about the Viking raid at the monastery at Lindisfarne and wrote a letter as one of the monks asking the King of Northumbria for help. In English, we have completed out poetry work and began looking at writing for newspapers. At swimming, the children had a very important lesson around water safety and what to do if they see someone in trouble in the water. Why not ask us what we remember from the lesson? And finally, we completed our Science experiment in observing eggshells (enamel) in different liquids to see what would happen to them. The results were very interesting! Ask us what we discovered and read through Darcy's and Eli's work to learn more:
Tuesday 2nd May - Friday 6th May 2022
Achiever Focus - Love of Learning
Achievers of the Week - Arion and Anandrai
Reader of the Week - Seb
It's been an exciting week in 4S as we have started our science investigation into how different liquids affect enamel. Using eggs to represent teeth, we are observing what happens to the shell when placed in water, orange juice and energy drink. To further our investigation, we have also put toothpaste on a different set of eggs in the same liquids to see how toothpaste can protect our teeth. Check back next week to find our conclusions!
Monday 26th - Friday 29th April 2022
Achiever Focus - Kindness
Achievers of the Week - Jason and Troy
We've had a great start to the Summer term and we've been very busy getting stuck into our learning. In English, we have started our poetry unit and have begun looking at the different writing features of poems. In Science, we shared our amazing Home Learning Challenges and recapped all our learning about human and other animal teeth. In History, we began our Vikings topic, looking at the key events within the Viking Age of Britain.