This year we are particularly praying for peace.
Our Big Question this term is.......
What lies beneath?
This term our Big Question is, 'What lies beneath?'
We will be exploring earthquakes and volcanoes and their impacts on the environment.
In science, we will be thinking about states of matter and the properties of solids, liquids and gases. Click on the image below to find out more.
Keep an eye out for photographs of our investigations during the half term!
Who were the Romans?
Are you reading every night?
Are you getting your red diaries signed by an adult?
You could be entered into the reading challenge and win some SAVES!
Things to remember:
* Spelling test is every Friday
* Arithmetic test every Friday
* Bring your instruments to school every Thursday.
* Our banking day at Seacombe Bank is Monday
* PE kits in school every day
Jesus the teacher
In this topic the children will learn about the teachings of Jesus and how we are His voice on earth. Children will explore how we are able to put his teachings into practice through our words and actions.
Additionally, we will explore the Jewish faith and its rituals and celebrations.
In mathematics, year 4 will be continuing to learn their times tables. We will be exploring the 7, 8 and 9 times table and using manipulatives to help us represent their multiples.
Click on the image above to play some times table games.
This half term, we are exploring 'Escape from Pompeii' to support our learning of the Romans and volcanoes.
We are concentrating on using fronted adverbials and writing a recount in the form of a diary.
Click on the image to watch an animation of the eruption of Pompeii.
Keep an eye out for some of our descriptive writing about a volcanic eruption!
We were very excited for our first lesson in wider opportunities.
We all learnt our first note and learnt some musical vocabulary such as tempo, pitch, crescendo and beat. We also learnt to identify some rhythms using 'tea' 'coffee' to help us count the beats.
Year 4 are very enthusiastic and can't wait for their next lesson!
Here is one of our magic spells that we wrote in English when studying 'Leon and the Place Between, The children had to use abstract and concrete nouns!
Click on the video and listen to our magical words.