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This week we have looking at different ways to divide: mental, inverse, sharing, partitioning and the written method.In English we have been practising writing an effective introduction and conclusion paragraphs. We have also been designing our Pop Art in art lessons and investigating ways that sounds travel. Next week we will be investigating the effective […]

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This week we have started our new English topic which is newspapers! We have identified lots of interesting features that make newspapers unique. In Geography we are continuing to look at Europe and we are finding the major cities in Europe and labelling them on maps. We are continuing to look at multiplication and division […]

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4W Weekly News

This week in Maths we have been looking at how to improve our multiplication skills, In English we have started looking at newspapers and the features of writing newspapers. In Science we have been introduced to how sound is made along with the three types of sounds. We then went around the school to record […]

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Year 4 Weekly News

This week we have been doing the following: English – organising our information for biographies. Maths – Looking at different representations for multiplication and division. Art – Finishing our Mayan clay items. Science – Looking at why we use switches. We have also been practising for our Christmas Carol performance and have had special PE […]

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Year 4 News

In Maths we have been looking at the process of multiplication, using arrays, mental multiplication and then using it to understand division. In English children have been looking at anti-bullying, reasons for bullying, how it makes us feel and then how to stop it. We also had special visitors this week – a doctor and […]

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4W News

This week in Maths we have been calculating the perimeter of compound shapes, measuring different lengths with different rulers and drawing accurate lengths with rulers. In English we have been writing our own poetry on Bonfire Night.   Next week is Anti Bullying Week so we have lots of activities on this. We will also […]

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4A News

This week we have been really busy. We have produced a fantastic display of our cinquain poems and some of them have been entered into a competition! On Wednesday we had lots of fun measuring objects and each other with rulers and metre sticks. Next week we have some really exciting activities planned. On Monday […]

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Year 4 News

This week, in English, we have been looking at writing poetry. We analysed the use of syllables and the effectiveness of rhyming couplets. In Maths we are looking at measurements, conversions and calculating perimeter. For Hallowe’en, we have incorporated 3D shapes in creating spooky characters and then reflecting images on a mirror line.   In […]

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Year 4 Weekly Blog

We have had a fantastic week leading up to half term. We have finished our final copies of out explanation texts which look fantastic! On Wednesday we had a ‘no pen day’ so there was no writing but still lots of learning. We played games that focused on spelling and grammar. In Maths we became […]

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Year 4A Weekly Blog

This week in English we have finished looking at the features of explanation texts and we have produced our own on how chocolate is made! For Maths we have been focusing on column addition and subtraction with exchange, it was a bit tricky at first but we have all made fantastic progress! Next week on […]

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