Year 4


Okehampton 2017

We all had an absolutely fabulous time in Okehampton this year.  The children were fantastic and the weather was glorious.  We got the children to help with the photography this year, and allot of these photos have been taken by the children themselves.  You can't say our time was not well…

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Posted by Mr Green on 22 May 2017

Category: Year 4

Georgian Class Assembly

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Posted by Mrs Branch on 16 May 2017

Category: Year 4

The Bogey Man and the Trolls Next Door

Victorians have been working on ballads and narrative verse this term.  They all had to learn and perform a part of The Bogey Man and the Trolls Next Door by Kaye Umanskey.  The considered the voice and tone to maximise their preformences.  The whole performence is shown below for your enjoyment,…

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Posted by Mr Green on 16 March 2017

Category: Year 4

How fragile are our teeth?

Victorians looked at the effects different liquids have on our teeth.  They did this by soaking an egg in three different liquids, water, milk, Coke and Diet Coke.  They then studied what had happened to them.  We used eggs because the egg shell is made of a similar material to the enamel on our…

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Posted by Mr Green on 15 March 2017

Category: Year 4

Victorians Class Assembly

If the children in Victorians wanted to practise the song for their assembly I have included the words and the music here.

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Posted by Mr Green on 2 February 2017

Category: Year 4

Ancient Greece Day

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We all had a great time exploring Ancient Greek dress and culture.  All dressed up we took on some Comedy in our Greek theatre, made laurels to celebrate their success, debated as part of a forum and tried Greek food. We even got a chance to try out our…

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Posted by Mr Green on 20 November 2016

Category: Year 4

Greek Day Debating

This Thursday, as part of our Ancient Greek Day the children in Year 4 will be partaking in a debate with each other.  To help the children to prepare their arguments for or against, the questions that they will be debating are below.  

  • Should you have to wear uniforms at school?
  • Should…

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Posted by Mr Green on 13 November 2016

Category: Year 4

Victorians and Electricity Safety

This term we are learning about electricity in Science.   We have produced these online safety posters to remind us to stay safe with this excellent but potentially dangerous resource.

 

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Posted by Mr Green on 22 September 2016

Category: Year 4

Maestros Brass Assembly

Over the last 10 weeks Year 4 have been learning to play different brass instruments.  Georgians have been learning to play the trumpet and Victorians have been learning the P-bone (plastic trombone).  They have both had their difficulties but have done amazingly well to get so far such a short…

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Category: Year 4

Teaching Brass in Year 4

Year 4 have been getting pretty good at playing brass introments.  Maestros have been in teaching Victorians to play the P-bone and Georgians to play the trumpet.  They are doing really well but if they wanted to practise more at home then the music is on the curriculum page.

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Posted by Mr Green on 14 June 2016

Category: Year 4

Bake Off final!

Well done Ty! Our Bake Off winner 2016!

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Posted by Mrs Branch on 26 May 2016

Category: Year 4

Okehampton 2016

It's safe to say that Year 4 had an amazing time in Okehampton this year!  

So many things to talk about, I think I'll let the pictures do the talking.

 

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Posted by Mr Green on 26 May 2016

Category: Year 4

Mathmagician Competition Champions

I want to give a massive congratulations to the Harrison, Harvey and Jake who were our winning team at the Maidenhead Thames Rotary Clubs annual maths competition.

This contest pitted 20 teams of year 3 and 4 children from across the borough schools against each other answering maths problems…

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Posted by Mr Green on 25 May 2016

Category: Year 4

Victorians Sewing

"We have been sewing Anglo-Saxon pursues. On the front we sewed our initials in runes. At first it is hard, but then it gets easier. It was very fun!"

Archie, Harrison and Jake

 

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Posted by Mr Green on 3 May 2016

Category: Year 4

The Great Clewer Bake Off

‘Ready, steady, bake!’

These are the words that our Year 4 will hear as they undertake Clewer Green’s first baking competition.  Every Wednesday for the next few weeks, a small group of Year 4s will bake against each other and the winner of these heats will go through to the a ‘show stopper’…

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Posted by Mr Green on 28 April 2016

Category: Year 4

Welcome to the 2000s in Victorians!

"Wasssupppppp!"

This was the phrase that has been heard coming out through Victorians Class for the last two days of last week, as Victorians experienced some of the phases that were popular in the 00s, most of which have (thankfully) gone out of fashion today.  For The Queen's 90th birthday…

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Posted by Mr Green on 23 April 2016

Category: Year 4

The 1930s in Georgians

Georgians in our 1930 outfits.

 

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Posted by Mrs Branch on 22 April 2016

Category: Year 4

Georgians' Elephant Toothpaste

More chemical reations in Georgians.  We made 'Elephant Toothpaste' using hydrogen peroxide, soap, yeast and warm water.

 

Here 'Science Bob' tell us how it works:

"Foam is awesome! The foam you made is special because each tiny foam bubble is filled with oxygen. The yeast acted as a…

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Posted by Mr Green on 23 March 2016

Category: Year 4

Pop and Mentos Experiment

Georgians had a great time finding out about the chemical reaction that occurs when mentos and various fizzy drinks are mixed. Watch out for the explosive results!

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Posted by Mr Green on 23 March 2016

Category: Year 4

Lava lamps in Georgians

Georgian Class had fun making coloured lava lamps.

 

 

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Posted by Mrs Branch on 16 March 2016

Category: Year 4

Georgians on a Minibeast Hunt for Science

Georgians went on a minibeast hunt on the school field as part of our Science topic: living things and their habitats.

We found centipedes, worms, wood lice and plenty more.

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Category: Year 4

World Book Day - Georgians

Everyone made a huge effort and dressed up as their favourite characters for World Book Day.

Today Year 3 and 4  were visited by Andrew Cope, author of Spy Dog, as part of the celebtrations.

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Category: Year 4

Victorians on World Book Day

For world book day we all dressed up as our favourite book characters.  I was blown away by the effort that was put in, they all looked fantastic.

Aren't books excellent!!

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Posted by Mr Green on 4 March 2016

Category: Year 4

Pompeii News Reports

Victorians have been stretching their ICT and presenting skills by writing, acting, recording and editing their own news programs.  These are based on what happened to the city of Pompeii in 79CE.  I've been really impressed by the creativity and skills that they have shown.

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Posted by Mr Green on 1 March 2016

Category: Year 4

Sumdog Competition

This half term we have set up a Sumdog maths competition for all the children in Year 4. It begins just after school on the 12th February, and ends on the 22nd just before school starts (to prevent cheating). Over that week every time the children play Sumdog their scores are recorded there is a…

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Posted by Mr Green on 11 February 2016

Category: Year 4

Half Term Anglo Saxon Research

Next term our topic is going to be the Anglo Saxons and we understand that some of you want to do some extra research on our topics at home over the holidays. Do not feel that you have to use the attached sheet; you may come up with much better ways to display the information "Who were the Anglo…

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Posted by Mr Green on 11 February 2016

Category: Year 4

Reading with Celt Class

We enjoy sharing books with Celt Class on Fridays.

 
   

 

 

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Posted by Mrs Branch on 28 January 2016

Category: Year 4

Tag Rugby Team

Congratulations to our Tag Rugby team who came second in the Finals. Everyone played brilliantly and were great ambassadors for the school. Thank you to Mr Kingsford for coaching the team along with Mr Litherland and Mr Cunningham.

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Posted by Mrs Branch on 21 January 2016

Category: Year 4

Victorians' Spellings

Due to changes in staffing I have changed the spelling day to Wednesday, new spellings will go home and be here on the website on Thursdays.

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Posted by Mr Green on 12 January 2016

Category: Year 4

Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece

Georgian Class enjoyed dressing up and tasting a variety of Greek food.

 

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Posted by Mrs Branch on 11 January 2016

Category: Year 4

Making Switches

In Science Victorians and Georgians have been looking at electricity and circuits.

 

"This week we have been looking at switches and we have been trying to make our own. We made them out of cardboard, split pins light bulbs, paper clips, wires and cells."

By AB, AD and IP

 

"There…

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Posted by Mr Green on 6 January 2016

Category: Year 4

Happy Christmas from Georgians!

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Posted by Mrs Branch on 25 December 2015

Category: Year 4

Singing at King George VI Day Centre

 

 

We sang at King George VI Day Centre and at Windsor Castle in front of parents, we had a great time. We sang Once in Royal David's City, More Than a Story, No Room at the Inn, Away in a Manger, One Bright Star, Gloria, In the Bleak Mid-Winter and Circle of Love.

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Posted by Mr Green on 15 December 2015

Category: Year 4

Christmas Carol Concert Rehearsals

Rehearsals are well underway for the up and coming concert next week, and I must say they are sounding pretty good.  We all walked down to All Saints to work out our seating plan and have a practice in the venue itself.

For those who are not aware this is one of our most important events in our…

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Posted by Mr Green on 11 December 2015

Category: Year 4