Year 4 – Class 10

Mr Jefferson and Miss Robinson

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.

Merlin’s Magic Mayhem

In numeracy we have been learning about capacity. We had fun making magic potions that followed different spells. We had to measure out the exact quantities of different magic ingredients such as seasoned trolls toenails and mix them together! There was a moment of...

Mains or Battery?

As part of our electricity unit of work we have been identifying appliances and how they are powered. In this activity we had to sort different appliances into a Venn diagram according to whether they were mains, battery powered or both. This sparked some debate about...

Big Calculation!

We have been refining our calculation skills! This week we learnt how to do the shorter multiplication written method and to practise we had a go using big paper and bright colours. We had a colour each so that we could check each others work and look for errors. We...

Map Madness

This week we have been using maps and atlases to locate different English cities and label our own maps. We were given a list of major cities and we had to use the shape of the country and the location of other cities to find them. We then had to show what we had...

Tricky Times by 10 and 100

In numeracy we have been using our knowledge of place value to multiply any given number by both 10 and 100. We learnt that the digits move to the left in a place value grid when multiplying because their value is increasing! We used place value grids to record our...

Grand Designs

Miss Dyson's maths group have been extending their knowledge of perimeter by applying it to a real life problem. They were tasked with designing a new garden for the Queen, matching their design to her specific requirements. They then had to calculate an estimate for...

Crazy Notes

Computing/Literacy In our literacy lessons we have been learning how to take notes on different subjects in order to write non-chronological reports. We also used our note taking skills in computing to research information on Boudicca so we can write about her this...

Rotten Romans

We visited Segedunum Roman Fort as part of our Romans topic and learnt all about how Roman soldiers lived, dressed and fought. We got to try on different parts of a Roman army uniform and then explore the different areas of the fort. We also learnt about Roman legacy...

Football superstars

Well done to the football teams who traveled to Ponteland for the Morpeth inter schools football tournament. It was a fantastic performance from both teams. Team 1 won all their games scoring 15 goals and only conceding 1 to win the tournament overall. Team 2 remained...

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