Mr Anderson

Mr Anderson

Year 4 – SMSC

Year 4 have been learning about Christianity this half term, and been learning about the 10 commandments:       Which commandments do you think are most important and why?

4 Red – Think Tank

4 Red had an amazing trip to Think Tank in Birmingham. We had a whole day exploring the museum and learnt a great deal! See the video below for the highlights of our day:       4 Red: Write…

4 Red – Entrepreneur Week

4 Red for entrepreneur week have been designing and making circus games for the summer Fair. Here are the games we have designed below: These fantastic games will be at the Summer Fair, which will be located outside the year…

4 Red – SOLE project

4 Red’s SOLE projects big question was ‘What are the effects of smoking?’ Here is how they researched and answered the question below, with iMovies, dramas, factfiles and songs.

4 Red – Health Week

4 Red have had an amazing health week. Our Topic this week was to learn about good and bad drugs and the effects they can have on our bodies. Watch the video below to see our fantastic week!   4…

4 Red – Around the World Day

4 Red have been reading and  learning about ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ by Jules Verne this half term for Topic. We have had great fun and made amazing progress, as we have learnt about the various countries Phillias…

4 Red’s Amazing homework

This half term in Topic we are reading a book called ‘Around the World in 80 days’ The past 2 weeks 4 Red have done some amazing wow homework work on this Topic. This has definitely carried on from the…

4 Red – Fantasy story boards

4 Red have been learning all about fantasy stories this half term and are in the process of writing their own. They have created their own story boards for the fantasy stories they are writing using I.C.T. Here are some…

Plas Dol y Moch Video

We have now arrived back safely and have finished our amazing trip to Plas Dol y Moch in Wales. As a group we embarked on various activities and learnt a lot, not just only about new activities but also ourselves.…

Dol y Moch day 3

Today we were blessed with the beautiful Welsh sunshine and had an action packed day. Both mine and Miss Shilton’s group spent the last day together where we orienteered around the site and then independently through a forest area where…

Dol y Moch day 2

We were graced with beautiful weather today and fantastic activities. Everyone had a long sleep after an action packed first day. My group went kayaking and rock scrambling and Miss Shilton’s group had a mountain Day. Layla has also had…

Dol y Moch Day 1

We have had an action packed day with various activities going on. My group walked and climbed a mountain and Miss Shilton’s group went kayaking and went rock scrambling. We are extremely tired now but many have shown tremendous resilience…

Dol y Moch

Hi all, we have arrived safely after a very long coach journey. We have just eaten and we are now unpacking our cases before getting our kit for the week.    

Dol y Moch

Dear parents/guardians,   Myself (Mr Anderson) and Miss Shilton will be going on the trip to Dol-y-Moch. I have included some information for parents/guardians for the trip.   The day we will be departing for Dol-y-Moch is Monday 16th April…

4 Red Science Week

4 Red learnt about natural science this week. We conducted observations, experiments and learnt about famous scientists. See the video below for the highlights of our amazing week: 4 Red: Which part of the week did you enjoy the most?…

4 Red – Mini eco systems

In 4 Red we have made mini eco systems and are observing the results over the week. If you would like to make one we have created instructional videos to do this with a David Attenborough commentary twist.

Year 4 – PSHE – Making Choices

We as a class have been looking at making sensible choices. Explain whether the statement below is sensible or not and how can these choices impact on the child. My friend doesn't know his numbers bonds as quick as I…

4 Red – Trip to Bosworth

4 Red are studying the Tudors in topic this half term. The Tudor reign began after the battle of Bosworth and the victory of Henry Tudor, so what better place to visit than a real battlefield! See our video below…

4 Red’s music video

4 Red have had a fantastic week from attending a rock concert in school to creating a football chant. However we have been working hard on our class music video. The song we picked was Barbra Streisand by an artist…

4 Red – Mexican Day

4 Red finished this half term’s learning in topic with a Mexican day!  We learnt a great deal from Mexican Volcanoes to the Aztecs, see the video below to see:     4 Red: What was your favourite part of…

Year 4 – Mexican Day

This half term we have been exploring the geography of Mexico. To celebrate our success and further our learning about Mexican culture, year 4 are holding a Mexican day on Monday 12th February 2018. This will provide an opportunity for…

4 Red – Earthquakes – topic

4 Red have been learning about Mexico in topic this half term and we have been looking specifically at earthquakes this week. Here are some iMovies 4 Red have created about earthquakes:      

Year 4 – Science

In science this half term we are learning about states of matters. Today we have conducted several investigations where gases are used. Year 4 I would like you to answer the below questions on the paper towel investigation:   1)What…

4 Red – SOLE project

4 Red’s SOLE question was: What was the impact of colonisation on Australia? See below for what Riyad, Mahamed, Muhammed, and Aleena did:    

4 Red – Around the World Week

4 Red have been learning about Australia this week. All of us have learnt a great deal and have had such fun along the way. We have taken part in a range of activities from mapping Australia, comparing its Christmas…

Outstanding handwriters – 4 Red

We have had a real focus on handwriting this half term and have all been improving. Two children who are now consistently showing they can write using the cursive script neatly have now got a pen license. These two children…

4 Red – Botanical Gardens

We all went on an amazing trip today to Birmingham to visit the Botanical Gardens centre. See the video below to see some of the great things we did today: 4 Red: How long did it take for a bamboo…

4 Red – Performance Poems

In poetry this week 4 Red have been learning all about performance poems. We have been analysing various Michael Rosen performance poems along with other famous performance poets, discussing, performing and evaluating what they do well and could do better.…