This week was a very sporty week in Year 4! On Monday, we were lucky to have workshop with a Judo Olympian, where we learnt to how to throw another person! Over the last few weeks, we have had visitors from Amwell View School who have been teaching us skills […]
Year Four had a brilliant time on Wednesday at the British Museum finding out more about Ancient Egypt. The children were amazed at all the different artefacts and were particularly fascinated by the mummified animals!
Year Four are looking forward to visiting the British Museum next week to see Ancient Egyptian artefacts, but if you’d visited the Year Four classroom this week, you may well have thought that you were already visiting an Egyptian exhibition! There were tombs, sarcophaguses, canopic jars, factfiles, PowerPoints and even […]
Year 4 have been continuing learning more about life in Ancient Egypt. In particular, we have been wondering about how the Egyptians made mummies. Before we found out all the gory details, we had a go turning some of the class into mummies! We then found out about the actual […]
This term we are learning about the Sikh religion. This week we found out about how Sikhs welcome babies. We acted out the Sikh baby naming ceremony. In our Egyptian topic, we imagined what it would have been like for Howard Carter when he discovered the treasure in the antechamber […]
Last week was another busy week in Year Four. We looked at artefacts to find out more about what life was like in Ancient Egypt, wrote about the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb and worked hard to understand column addition.
We’ve had a busy first few weeks in Year Four. Our class artist is Salvador Dali. As well as studying his artwork, we found out that he was a bit of an eccentric character who, as well as being famous for his art, was well known for his moustache! We […]
The last few weeks of term have been busy ones in Year 4. We had plenty to do getting ready for the 150th birthday of the school: we found out what school was like in Victorian times by looking at the headteacher’s log book from the time, gathered memories of the […]
Last week, we travelled back in time to Ancient Greece. Have a look at the pictures below to see what we got up to.
This week, we were lucky to have a workshop where we learnt how to make sculptures using chicken wire. It required a great deal of perseverance but we were all successful in the end! Next week, we are going to finish decorating our sculptures.