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.

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...

Year 4 Bamburgh Residential!

Classes 9 and 10 spent last week at Bamburgh and exploring the local area. We had a wonderful time learning about local history and visiting many local attractions and places of interest including Bamburgh Castle, The Grace Darling Museum, Holy Island, Berwick...

Triple Jumpers!

This week we have started our athletics topic within P.E. lessons. We began by learning all about the triple jump, we watched a film of Johnathan Edwards breaking the world record twice and then we had a go ourselves! We had to develop our technique after each jump in...

Sew a Circuit at Shipley Art Gallery

This week we have been to Shipley Art Gallery to learn about textile art. We took part in a cross curricular workshop called 'Sew a Circuit' where we used special thread that is a conductor to link together a bulb, a cell and a press stud on a strip of felt. We sewed...

Hot Seating

As part of our work on Edward Hopper we have been using a famous painting by him called Nighthawks to inspire some drama! We had to assume one of the characters in the picture and give them a back story and a reason to be in the painting. The rest of the group then...

Sew, Can you Sew?

We have been practising our sewing skills ahead of our trip to Shipley for the Sew a Circuit workshop that we will take part in. We have worked in groups to make a heart shaped, Mother's Day fridge magnet. We learnt about threading needles, stitching and unpicking as...

Reflections!

During numeracy this week we have been drawing reflections of shapes and other patterns. We learnt how to reflect using a vertical, horizontal and diagonal mirror line on a grid. We had to count the squares or dots away from the mirror line to make sure that we were...

Extra! Extra! Read All About It!

Our new writing genre of newspaper reports got off to a flying start this week. We learnt all about the different features of newspapers and the articles within them. We discovered that a newspaper report contains the 5Ws - Who? What? Where? Why? When? And we spent a...

Fraction Pancakes!

This week we have been learning about fractions. We used different toppings to make fraction pancakes by spreading them in given quantities such as one half strawberry, one sixth blackcurrant, one sixth honey and one sixth lemon. This enabled us to see which fractions...