Online Safety Guides for Parents/Carers

In these strange times, your children might be spending more time online. This is proven to have a negative effect on their social skills, their motivation, attention and makes them prone to mood swings. I urge all parents/carers to limit the amount of screen time during school closures. However, you also need to be aware […]

Guides for Keeping Safe Online

At this strange time, you will be spending a lot of time at home so it is important that you are aware of some of the issues you face by being online. Here are some guides to help you be safe and make the right decisions while the school is closed. Can I also urge […]

Friday 27th March – Year 4 – Topic – Japan

BRONZE: 1.Write down or comment 5 facts that you have learnt about Japan.2. Make a Japanese Flag or a person in traditional Japanese clothes from the video below. SILVER: 1. Explain what it meant by the phrase ‘Japan is an island nation’.2. Which island is Tokyo located?3. Why was Emperor Akihito different to the Emperors […]

Year 4 Home Learning – Computing

Hi Year 4 and anyone else who wants to try. As you all know, one of my passions in education is computing. In particular, I love coding and programming, especially making games so I have found a fairly simple tutorial on how to make a ‘Pong’ game. There are short videos in a playlist to […]

Thursday 26th March – Year 4 – PSHE

This week as your PSHE home learning, We would like you to respond to Mrs Fankish’s blog ‘Where’s the teacher?’. In this blog, she tells you about a new Where’s Wally BH (bottom link) blogs and asks you what you are doing to make people smile. I would like all Year 4 children to comment! […]

4W – Science Research

If you have problems viewing the text (PDF), please refresh the page. Below is an information text about sound waves. Read the information and then answer the questions. Please make sure you answer in full sentences and use evidence from the text. What vibrates inside the ear to send the sound signals? What unit is […]

4R – Science Research

If you have any problems viewing the text (PDF), please refresh the page. Below is an information text about sound waves. Read the information and then answer the questions. Please make sure you answer in full sentences and use evidence from the text. What vibrates inside the ear to send the sound signals? What unit […]

4B – Science Research

If you have problems viewing the text (PDF), please refresh the page. Below is an information text about sound waves. Read the information and then answer the questions. Please make sure you answer in full sentences and use evidence from the text. What vibrates inside the ear to send the sound signals? What unit is […]

Education City

Hi Year 4,We will be using Education City a lot over the next few weeks to set you work. However, we have also set you some tasks to do whenever you have the chance. If you look in the homework section, you should find plenty to get on with.

Printable Worksheets

Dear Parents and Carers,As the school will be shut for the immediate future, many of you will want to know where you can gather resources for their learning. Rest assured that, school will be posting blog regularly that we are expecting children to complete. However, if this doesn’t quench their thirst for knowledge enough, Education […]

Message from Mr Carter

Dear 4 Blue,First of all, can I just say how proud of you all I am. As a nation, as a global community but also a team BH, this is a time to take stock of the things that are important in life. I, as so many of you, never thought that we would be […]

Year 4 – Reading – Comprehension

After listening to the extract from the story, answer the questions: 1. Does Fogg know that Fix was trying to arrest him? Use evidence from the text to explain how you know. (Page 1 of extract)2. What does the phrase ‘raining blows on him’ mean? (Page 2 of extract) 3. Why do you think Fix […]

Year 4 – Reading – word and sentence level work

In the text above, some language and sentence features have been highlighted. Read the extract below and then identify the features listed below the text. BRONZE: I found these examples of literacy features:Noun phraseDirect speechPowerful verb SILVER: As well as the all of the features in the bronze challenge, find these additional things.Metaphor2 fronted adverbials […]

Easter Research

As the Easter Holiday is approaching, I thought that it would be a nice idea to make Easter cards for our computing unit ‘We are Celebrating’. Watch one or more of these videos to understand the story behind why Easter is celebrated.

4 Blue – Science Week

This week in 4 Blue, we have been learning about ‘Climate Change and Sustainability’. The children have undertaken lots of research, presented their findings and interpreted lots of data. Check out the video to see some of the great things they have done.

4 Blue Music Week

We have had such a great time this week. We have learnt lots about music and the city of Coventry. Please watch our video to see a small selection of the things we did. What did you learn this week?What was your favourite thing you did?

4 Blue Sing “Going All The Way”

This week, the children have learnt the song “Going All the Way” by the England football team back in 1988. This song was written and produced by Coventry’s own Pete Waterman. Have a listen and watch the video they made then tell us what you think!

Why doesn’t Coventry City Play at the Ricoh?

As part of learning about music venues in Coventry, we will be visiting the Ricoh Arena. A significant issue surrounding the Ricoh is that Coventry City Football Club doesn’t play there currently, even though it was built for them. Read some of the articles and learn that facts about why CCFC don’t play at the […]

TIKTOK – Advice

BROAD HEATH DO NOT RECOMMEND ANYONE AT THE SCHOOL TO USE TIKTOK!!! IT IS NOT AGE APPROPRIATE FOR ANY BH PUPILS. TikTok  is one of the most downloaded apps in the world. The video-sharing platform can provide hours of entertainment and encourages users to make their own short ‘pop-style’ videos which they can edit and […]

4B Make Circuits

This term, 4B have been learning to make circuits. Check out the video to see the fantastic things they have done. What is an electrical conductor?Can you write an explanation about how a circuits works?

Children don’t watch TV!

This is an interesting article. Does it apply to your child? If so, you might want to check that the things they are doing are appropriate. Please visit BH Verified to check: https://www.broadheath.coventry.sch.uk/online-safety/ There is also lots of other useful information on the page too.

Year 4 Computing

Over the last 4 weeks, you have been making moving toys using the Lego WeDo. You have used a wide variety of coding blocks to work motors and sensors. Now is your opportunity to show your understanding of what the blocks do. Look at the code below. What does it mean? Can you write sentences […]

4 Blue Optional Homework

As we will be writing our historical story, The Enemy Airman next week, you have an option to write a first draft as homework. This is the story you made plans for in English. If you choose to do this, you can do it in your homework book instead of the homework on the planner, […]

World War 2 News Report

Below are two newspaper report about a significant event in WWII. Please read as will help you understand mistakes from the past and gain a better understanding of the horrors that many people faced in WWII. What did you learn from reading them?Is there anything shocking that you didn’t know?How do our school values show […]

4 Blue Freeze Frames

Over the last few weeks, the children have been reading about Historical Stories about World War II. One of those stories was the Enemy Airman. In preparation for writing, today they freeze framed parts of the story to help them understand the character’s actions and emotions. See them below: Beginning: Anna and Paul’s dad is […]

Parent Workshops

Just a quick reminder that the Computing Workshops with Mr Carter are set to start this Thursday morning at 9am. There are still a few places left to fill, so if you would like to come along, sign up at the office.