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4S Division

New numeracy topic – division!   Looking at different ways to answer calculations. We used the bus stop method, shared into groups, used arrays and even Mrs Short learnt a…

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properties of a 3D shape – marshmallow style!

MARSHMALLOW MANIA!   Today, 4S were looking at the properties of different 3D shapes. First, we recapped over vertices, edges and faces and played a guess who game with our…

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States of matter

In year 4, we have been looking at states of matter and the differences between liquids, solids and gases.   To help us with this, we carried out an investigation…

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Learning to play the Ukulele…

Today was the first music lesson on how to play the Ukulele.   What an afternoon of laughs! We learnt how to play the musical note ‘C’ and play an…

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Whisper whisper!

Happy Monday!   4S have been SUPER busy today!   This morning, we played a whisper game during a guided reading task. Each student took it in turns to read…

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Guided reading – reciprocal reading

Today in 4S we tried out a new strategy for guided reading called reciprocal reading. In reciprocal reading there are 4 jobs; questioner; predictor; clarifier and summariser. The questioner has…

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Viking day

Last week, year 4 had their Viking day and what a day it was! Fun had by all, (except when the children all charged at Mrs Short…) Take a look…

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Features of a brochure

Year 4 have been learning about the features of a brochure. We looked at a range of brochures and picked out the bits we liked/ didn’t like and discussed with…

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Enterprise day 2017.

Last Friday’s enterprise day was a roaring success! Everyone worked really hard as a team to create our products to sell, items included friendship bracelets, wooden decorations and iced cookies.  We…

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