Year 4 – Class 10

Mr Jefferson

In class 10 we love learning! We have fun reading books, writing stories and playing fun games that help us learn. We love using the computers and iPads to learn and we do lots of practical activities as well.

Animal Ears

As part of our science topic of sound we spent a bit of time learning about why animals have different ears! First of all we sorted and grouped animals according to different criteria, we looked at size, shape and position of ears as well as considering the habitat of...

The Shape of Things

This week in numeracy we have been looking at 3D shapes. We talked about different things that we see around that are different 3D shapes and we investigated their properties. We learnt that 3D shapes have edges, vertices and faces and that they are made up of...

Year 4 Great North Exhibition Trip

Classes 9 and 10 spent Wednesday this week on a trip exploring the innovation trail. This was a series of different venues around Newcastle that traced innovations, inventions and inventors that are linked to the north east from the past up to present day and into the...

World Cup Maths

Year 4 have been using the World Cup as inspiration to improve their problem solving skills. They had to measure angles of passes, Build teams using a budget, order stadium capacities and create bar charts using match statistics! Well done everyone. I  just hope that...

Amazing Adaptations

In our science topic this week we have been learning all about how animals adapt to their environment either physically or by altering their behaviour. We then looked at the rainforest environment and were given the task of designing a brand new species of animal that...

Homophone Pairs!

In literacy this week we played a fun game where we had to match pairs of homophones. Homophones are words that sound the same but have different spellings and different meanings. We took it in turns to try and pair them up which was fun, unfortunately after we had...

Food Chains

We have been learning all about food chains as part of our science topic. We discovered that all living things belong in a food chain that begins with a producer such as grass and then ends with a top consumer like a lion or tiger. There are also other levels in the...

Morpeth Tag Rugby Champions

Year 3 & 4 took part in a tag rugby competition this week. All 3 teams did well in their respective groups, scoring numerous tries. Team 1 topped their group and qualified for the final. They played a fantastic game under pressure and won the final 4-0 against...