4 Red – Spelling Challenges

Happy New Year 4 Red.  I hope you have had a great break and are ready for 2019. In 2019 we want you all to gain whether its in spellings, handwriting, maths, literacy, reading, P.E/swimming or anything else you do in school.  To start you off this half term I’ve put up these spelling challenge […]

4 Red’s Autumn achievements!

This term 4 Red have made Mrs Khan and Miss Farrell so proud. Every child in the class has made progress whether it’s in spellings, handwriting, maths/times tables test, Literacy, P.E or Swimming. As well as individually making progress you have built great teamwork skills and not just made us proud but yourselves. Watch the […]

4 Red – India landmarks

Our country this week is India and we have looked at two  famous landmarks.  The Himalayas and The Taj Mahal.  The children created fact files and as a challenge did some posters on Pic collage.  We then used water paint to sketch an image of the Himalayan mountains and used oil pastels and created a […]

Year 4 Spring 1 spellings

Spring 1 Spellings   Week 1 contractions Week 2 Relationships between words Week 3 Homophones and near homophones Week 4 Dictionary skills Week 5 Spelling patterns haven’t accident accept occasion believe I’ll accidently expect knowledge ceiling we’ll oppose break possession heist wouldn’t opposite brake naughty difficulties don’t benefactor groan breathe grateful we’ve benevolent grown century […]

4 Red – World War 2 silhouettes

Today, in Topic children created their own world war 2  silhouettes. They firstly used oil pastels to colour in the background and then created their silhouette on black paper. What techniques did you have to use when you coloured in the background?            

4 Red – Spag – Homophones

Today in year 4 for Spag we looked at homophones.  Some common popular homophones were:- to/two/too and their/they’re/there. What is a homophone? Look at the pictures below and write 3 sentences using the correct word.

4 Red – Super Spellers

Last week Miss Farrell and Mrs Khan were really impressed with the spelling scores. 17 children achieving 10 out of 10 however this week we are absolutely delighted and proud to say this number has increased to 25 children getting 10 out of 10.  Well done 4 Red. Keep up the hard work and let’s […]

4 Red – Electrical circuits

Last week we looked at making circuits using lights bulbs, batteries, crocodile clips, motors and buzzers.  Children used their knowledge from last week to make an iMovie showing how  a circuit is made.  Watch the videos below and explain how can a circuit be broken? Looking at the pictures below which circuit will work and […]

Maths – Times Tables practise

This week in 4 Red we have have enjoyed practising our times table using the following video.  I have attached the video for you to have a go at home and answer the questions below.  Have fun! Questions:- 5 x 5 = 3 x 4 = 6 x 2 = 10 x 3 = 8 […]

4 Red – Science

This half term in Science our topic is ‘Switched On’.  Today we looked at making circuits using different equipment.  Looking at these pictures can you explain how your circuit was working using the scientific vocabulary below:- circuits battery negative positive light bulb motor buzzer crocodile clips

4 Red – Windrush posters

We have created posters persuading the government to not deport the windrush generation to Jamaica.  Can you give me 2 reasons why you think The Windrush generation should not been deported back to Jamaica?

Year 4 Autumn 2 Spellings

  Week 1 Using a dictionary   Week 2 Apostrophes for possession Week 3 Homophones Week 4 Stressed and unstressed syllables Week 5 Polysyllabic words Week 6 Review Friend Boy’s To Fantastic Understanding Children’s Different Girl’s Too Simplistic Thoughtful Men’s Country Children’s Their Umbrella Disaster Ladies’ Responsible Men’s There Explain Devastating There Excited Ladies’ Children’s […]

4 Red – The Windrush

This week in 4 Red we have looked at the book ‘The Story of the Windrush’ by K.N.Chimbiri.  Watch the video below about the facts about the Windrush Scandal and answer the questions below:- What was the Windrush? Who were the British Empire? What countries did the British Empire colonise during the Windrush? What was […]

4 Red – Art Week

This week the artists we have looked at were Mary Cassatt and Kara Walker.  The children looked at how both artists used different types of media to create different effects.  Children then used these skills and techniques to create their own art work.  Below are some fantastic pictures of children’s portraits using oil pastels and […]

4 Red Number bonds practice

Here are some number bonds games that I would like you to play to improve on your number bonds.  This will support you through your maths lessons.  Please comment on the blog to say you have done it, how many you got right and how long it has taken. https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button https://www.mathplayground.com/number_bonds_20.html https://www.nctm.org/Classroom-Resources/Illuminations/Interactives/Ten-Frame/

4 Red’s Poetry

This week we have been looking at poetry.  We had a look at a poem called Mrs Butler and the features in this poem.  The children then created their own poems.  Watch the video below and tell me what features these children have used?

Year 4 – Mayan Numbers

Today, we have been looking at Mayan numbers in Maths.  The children used their knowledge of Mayan numbers to solve  sudoku puzzles.  Use the chart below to answer the questions below:- How do you write the numbers:- 6 10 12 21 24 26 28    

4 Blue – Our Digestive System

This week in Science we have been looking at our digestive system.  We looked at the parts of the body that are included in the digestive system and how it works. Watch the video and answer the questions in the video.

4 Red – Healthy Eating!

This half term In Science we gave started to learn about different food groups and how we can maintain a balanced and healthy diet.  We created our own food plates with a range of different types of food from the five food groups.  Looking at the pictures and our research this week can you answer […]

4 Red Book Week

This week we have been looking at the book ‘The Witches’ by Roald Dahl.  The children have produced some fantastic work which we have displayed in our classroom and myself and Miss Farrell are really impressed.  We ended the week by watching the movie so we can compare it to the story.  Please watch the […]

4 Red Book Review

This week 4 Red have been looking at the book The Witches by Roald Dahl.  I would like you to do a book review and answer the following questions:- 1) What was your favourite part of the story? 2) Who would you recommend the book to and why? 3) What would you rate the book […]

4 Red – Yellow and Blue reading comprehension group

This half term we are learning about Coventry and the blitz.  Please read the text below and answer the following questions in full sentences:- The Blitz September 1940-May 1941 The Blitz was Nazi Germany’s sustained aerial bombing campaign against Britain in World War Two. The raids killed 43,000 civilians and lasted for eight months, petering […]

Year 4 – Week 3 Maths

This week in Maths we have been consolidating our learning on the formal written method for addition and subtraction. Rules for subtraction:- Always put the biggest number first, align numbers in the correct place value order. Please answer questions:- 1) 63 – 49 = 2)  715 – 208 = 3) 52 + 73 =  4) […]