This week in Year 4 we have been developing our times table knowledge using fidget spinners! We have also been learning about the Anglo Saxons and writing adventure stories based in an imagined world. After the half term holiday, we will be continuing our topic of The Anglo Saxons and learning more about their […]
Dawn breaks and the air fills with the sweet smell of morning dew. A beam of light pierces through the silky curtain of atmospheric clouds. As it hits the little village of Burwell, it slowly warms the fabric of the houses. The area begins to come alive with the soft murmur of animals – the morning […]
After a peaceful night’s sleep, we awoke to the melodic chirping of the local birds. Sleepy eyes and tired faces emerge out of their cocooned duvets. It’s before 6 am and the sounds of pitter-patter already fill the house – some children are excitedly out of bed and getting ready for the day ahead. The sun […]
Leaving promptly this morning, we enjoyed our trip on the coach…… Are we there yet? Are we there yet??? YES! There it is: Burwell House! We quickly got familiar with the grounds by playing the Snail Game. Despite its name, we had to be very quick in order to search for clues to answer questions. […]
To celebrate England vs. Wales, 4HW are designing their own football kit. They analysed patterns, and colour combinations to make their ideal kit. Which would you support?
This week we have been discovering Kennings poems and how to improve our poetry skills. In Maths we have been mastering our division skills. 4HW have begun a project to design clay beads, while 4S are designing kites. Next week in English we will be writing persuasive letters, while in Maths we will continue to […]
This week in Year 4 we have started the exciting Anglo Saxons theme for this term and have been learning about where the invaders came from and how they organised their village. We have also started to look at the epic adventure, Beowulf. In Maths we have been learning about how to collect data, make […]
Whilst their classmates went off to Burwell House the remaining Year 4 children had lots of fun experiencing outdoor and team activities. Day 1 saw them bird watching in the school grounds. Following this they then decided that the birds would appreciate some extra nourishment and made fat ball feeders to help them through this […]
Year 4 have had a wonderful time at Burwell House and the children that stayed here have also had a fabulous time. We have been busy writing letters to staff at Burwell and the staff at Holland Park for all their help this week. In Maths we have been handling negative numbers.
Mr Lake has amended some of these songs to a shorter version. Please continue practising these songs so everyone knows them off by heart in preparation for the upcoming concert at St Paul’s Church. Please click here Thank you!