Drama!

Today we enjoyed hot seating the characters in our book. Hot seating is where we pretend to be a character from a story and answer questions as if we were that character. 

 

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Parts of Plants

This week in Science we looked at the parts of a plant. We used magnifying glasses to help us look closely at the roots, stem, leaves and petals.

We also then created and labelled plants on the carpet with the construction. 

 

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All about plants!

In science this half term we are learning about plants. We went on a plant walk then decided to create our own plants out of things we could find in the classroom.  We then labelled them with the parts of the plant we already know. 

 

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Email

This half term in Computing we are learnig about email. We have emailed the teachers from the other classes and now we are going to email another school! We will wait with excitement for their reply. 

 

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Christmas Craft Club

We had a great first Christmas craft club on Monday. We started creating our brilliant crafts that we will finish in the next few weeks. 

We ended our session with a Christmas story read by the fabulous Gracie. 

 

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Starry Night

During topic week we learnt about Vincent Van Gogh and we looked at his famous painting 'Starry Night'. We then tried to create our own versions using his style of painting. 

 

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Branching databases

The children created branching data bases. 

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Investigation about skeletons and growth.

After learning about skeletons we carried out investigations about skeletons and growth. The children investigated statements such as 'The taller the person the longer their legs.  

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Topic week

During our topic week the children concentrated on art and history work. We studied Mary Anning who was a famous paeleontolosist from the 19th century. We matched fossils to dinosaurs, went on a fossil hunt, made fossils, compared life in the 19th century to today and looked at important events…

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Fire Pit!

As we are learning about the history behind bonfire night we thought we would have our own mini one. We talked about fire safety and the children were brilliant at coming up with ideas for that discussion. We then toasted marshmallows to make Smores and had some hot chocolate! What a fun…

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Topic Week!

We are learning about The Gunpowder Plot and Vincent Van Gogh this week during our topic week. We started off learning about Guy Fawkes, looking at objects he would have used and making models of he Houses of Parliament. Then we looked at the works of Vincent Van Gogh and went outside to paint our…

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This week in Panthers Class - 11/9/2018

This week in Panthers class, we have been planning our science experiments including: coloured lights, daylight through the day and how high you hold the torch away from the data logger. We have also been planning our newspaper reports around a book called ‘The Explorer’. In Year 4 Maths, we have…

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