Rather than work through sheets of multiplication calculations, the children in 4BC took turns to be teachers and students. In the clearest way possible, children were challenged to teach each other how to multiply two digit numbers using the column method. The students then had to rate their teachers and justify their score. It was […]
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Using Colin Thompson’s text ‘How to Live Forever’ as inspiration, children have been learning how to draw using perspective. Do you like our work? We would love to read your comments!
Today, we celebrated World Book Day by dressing up as our favourite book characters. We had a parade and then our book themed assembly. Look at our pictures and videos from the day! Book Week Dressing Up Parade on PhotoPeach Book Week Assembly on PhotoPeach Video 01-03-2013 09 07 37 from Year 4 on […]
In Literacy this week the children in 4BC have been writing newspaper reports about natural disasters. Children had to imagine they were at the scene of a natural disaster and use facial expression and body language to show their emotions. Which group of children look the most petrified? worried? scared? We would love to see […]
In Science, the children worked in groups to create a habitat in a box for a marine animal of their choice. Children researched their animal in Literacy and Science lessons and learned about food chains and environments. Children had to ensure that their habitat contained precise producers and consumers and childre used a range of […]
Monday evening I was walking through the desert when the sky grew dark and the wind began to blow faster and faster, than the temperature dropped suddenly and hailstones began shooting down from the sky. I had to find shelter or else I would have been smashed but it was too dark. I still had […]
In Maths this week the children have been using their knowledge of place value to double 2 and 3 digit numbers in their head. To ensure the learning was great fun, children worked with a partner to solve a doubling numbers challenge. This required determination,perseverance and great team work aswell as super doubling skills!