Year 4 Trip to St Albans Cathedral
Summer 2 Term Learning - 2018
Year 4 children had a busy time this half term. We have been learning about equivalent fractions, time and statistics. For our school trip, we decided to go to Kidzania where we could experience how it is to be an adult and do different jobs. We have also had a fantastic Art week and created some lovely pieces of art including mosaics. During our D&T sessions we had fun learning how to sew and we made our own pencil cases.
Summer1 Term Learning - 2018
During this half term we have been learning about numbers with two decimal places and we tried to put them in correct order. It was a bit tricky because some numbers had one decimal place and other had two.
We have also had a fantastic experience doing shopping in Tesco. We were divided into six groups and we had to add and estimate how many products we could buy with £5.
For our topics this term we have been learning about the artists, Pablo Picasso and Leonardo da Vinci. We are also learning about bridges.
Spring 2 Term Learning - 2018
This term in Year 4 we were learning about how the mountains were created and where the rivers flow. We have also completed our pyramids project that was lots of fun.
During math lessons we have learnt about the properties of 2D shapes, their perimeter and area. We have also had a fantastic time pizza making in MOD pizza venue.
Our PE sessions this time focused on athletics and we took part in the athletics competitions in one of the local schools.
Spring 1 Term Learning - 2018
This term in Year 4 we are learning about the Egyptians, their beliefs and architecture. We have enjoyed making papyrus sheets and painting on them the Egyptian pictures
During science lessons we were talking about the electricity and we were learning how to make a circuit. We have also had a workshop that helped us to understand how the circuit works.
During the PE lessons we practised our gymnastics skills and a few of us took part in Gymnastic c ompetition and we won so now it’s time to prepare for finals!
In our PSHE session, we have been learning about our aspirations and plans for the future.
Autumn 2 Term Learning - 2017
This term in Year 4 we have been learning about leaflets and we created one about the Remembrance Day and the future iPhone. We have also taken part in Jewish Living Experience workshop and enjoyed learning about the Jewish traditions and faith.
In our maths sessions we have been focusing on different strategies to solve maths problems.
We have also taken part in the Speed Stacking competition and had lots of fun competing with other schools. This year we came third.
Autumn 1 Term Learning - 2017
Year 4 have had a very busy start to the school year . In numeracy lessons we have been learning: how to order 3 and 4 digit numbers; counting in 6, 7, 9 and 25s and rounding numbers.
In RE we have been learning how to use a Bible and how to find different reading and stories in the Holy Book. We have also taken part in a Judaism workshop and learned how the Jewish community celebrates their New Year. Our literacy lessons focused on poetry and we had lots of fun acting out poems that we studied during the lesson. We also went to St Albans Cathedral where we learned about St Alban and how to make the mosaics.