Mrs Sanders’ Reading Gladiators! 📚

Hello Gladiators! This week I would like you to start reading the second story in the book which is called ‘The Nightingale’. Please read up to page 50 by Tuesday’s session. Your main task for this week is to complete the book review you have been given, this should be about the first story ‘The […]

4 White Visits Tamworth Castle!

This term, 4W are learning about the Anglo Saxons. We were lucky enough to start this unit with a wow opportunity visiting Tamworth Castle! 4W had the most amazing day learning about Anglo Saxon kingdoms and their way of life. At the start of the trip we had the chance to dress up as thanes […]

Mrs Sanders’ Reading Gladiators 09/11/2021

Welcome Gladiators! Today, we started this terms sessions by looking at fairy tales written by Hans Christian Andersen who is an author from the 1800s. Lots of you recognised some of his well known stories and using our knowledge of these we created a bubble map with features we expected to see while reading a […]

4 White’s G7 Week!

This week 4 White have been learning about G7 and Italy. We have learnt what the G7 is and why it is important. 4W have been busy planning inventions to help reduce climate change, holding their own debates and writing poems about climate change. We have also learnt lots learnt about Italy’s history and can […]

Standing With Giants!

Today, Mrs Hurt and I took a group of children to see the Standing with Giants tribute at Coombe Abbey. This meaningful and momentous display is to honour and thank those who work tirelessly for the NHS, in particularly those who lost their lives working on the frontline during the Covid-19 pandemic. Using their art […]

4 White’s Art Around the World Week!

This week, 4 White have been learning about Eastern European art! We started off the week by looking at collaborative artists Ilya And Emilia Kabakov and their work. Taking inspiration from their landscape pictures, 4 White worked together as a team to produce a piece of landscape art using all the skills learned throughout the […]

This is Me! – 4W

4 White, what a fantastic start to the year we have had! ’This is Me’ week has been amazing and you have all embraced what makes you different from everyone else. Mr Mashford and I are incredibly proud of you all! We have enjoyed listening to ’This is Me’ By Keala Settle and have a […]

Year 4 – Autumn 1 Spellings

Hello Year 4, I hope you have all enjoyed your first day back at school! Below are your spellings for this half term. Please practise these everyday so you are prepared for your weekly spelling test. I know you can all achieve ten out of ten! If you have any questions, please speak to one […]

4 White Zoom Calls This Week!

This blog will stay pinned to the top of the 4W blog page so that you can always find: the ZOOM CALL DETAILS for the week. Hello 4 White! EVERY DAY this week we will have a REGISTRATION ZOOM at 9:15 am. You MUST attend this so that we know you are ok and we […]

* 4W Art Home Learning – 02/07/2021

Good morning 4W! For Art today, we are going to continue link the theme to Brazil and the Amazon Rainforest. I am going to post a range of drawing/craft ideas below and I would like you to complete at least one of these. Please take your time when drawing or having a go at the […]

*4W PSHE Home Learning 01/07/21*

Good morning 4W, I hope you are all well and keeping safe! Please write your date and title in your homework books: Thursday 1st July 2021 LO: To recognise your worth as individuals. Upload your work here! What is good about you? Why is self esteem important? In your books write down 3 of your […]

Year 4 – Phonics

Good morning all! If you usually attend phonics with me or Miss Bhangu then please complete this blog! To start with, please watch the videos below to recap the sounds we learnt last half term. Please complete at least three of the tasks that have been set on Education City. Once you have completed these, […]

Year 4 – Reading Lesson

Good morning everyone! I hope you are all well and keeping safe. For today’s reading lesson we are going to read an extract from The Final Challenge and answer some quick questions. Please make sure you read the text carefully before answering the questions. Complete this work in your homework books, writing in full sentences […]

Year 4 – Reading Lesson – 17/06/2021

Good morning year 4! I hope you are all well and keeping safe. Today, we are going to be reading a poem called A Trillion Tropical Leaves. This poem links to our Topic unit ‘Brazil’ as it is about the Amazon Rainforest. Please read the poem carefully and answer the questions below in full sentences. […]

Year 4 Fun Blog!

Good morning year 4! Unfortunately, we are back to home learning. While your teachers are setting up zoom meetings and home learning I have added some activities to this blog to keep you busy! To start with have a go a drawing the Brazil flag! 🇧🇷 Have a go at this treasure map coordinates activity! […]

4W – Prince Philip Day

4W have had an amazing day learning about Prince Philip The Duke of Edinburgh. The children spent the morning researching key events of his life before designing their own Duke of Edinburgh award. After lunch, year 4 participated in a range of activities to earn their own Duke of Edinburgh award! Take a look through […]

Meditation and Yoga Y4

Hi Year 4, I know lots of you have enjoyed participating in the yoga and meditation sessions this week! Below, I have posted some videos so you can continue to do these sessions at home. What are the benefits of meditation and yoga?

Year 4 Homework Week 4

Hi year 4! Here is a quick reminder of this weeks homework. Remember, you must complete two pieces of homework and this must be completed and handed in by WEDNESDAY! If you have any questions or need any support please see your class teachers on Monday. Aces/Emeralds, all of your homework this week is on […]

4W – Playscripts

This half term, we have started our new English unit ‘Playscripts’. To help us with this, we have based our playscript learning around The Wizard of Oz! So far, we have learnt the four main features of a playscript, which are, character list, setting the scene, stage directions and dialogue. We have also learnt why […]

4W – Battle of Bosworth

Today, 4W started their new Topic unit The Tudors. We really enjoyed learning about the Battle of Bosworth and how Henry Tudor defeated King Richard III and became the first Tudor King! We then re-enacted the Battle of Bosworth using a battle report. Take a look at the video below that showcases today’s learning and […]

4W – Divergent Drama

This week, 4W were lucky enough to participate in a Divergent Drama workshop which linked to our Topic unit (Around the World). Not only did they brush up on their drama skills but they also learned more about continents, countries and oceans. The children were then split in to seven groups and created a freeze […]

Mrs Sanders’ Phonics Group

Hi everyone! Here are some extra resources to help you with your phonics learning. Last week we learnt the ‘oi’ and ‘oy’ sounds. I know these can be tricky to learn as they have the same sound! Watch the video below to help you recap ‘oi’ and ‘oy’. Challenge: make a poster that shows the […]

Year 4 – Friday Fun!

Hi Year 4! While you are waiting for your Friday Feedback Zoom calls I have put together some activities to keep you occupied! To wake us up and get us moving let’s dance with Kidz Bop to Dance Monkey! Enjoy! As it was World Book Day yesterday, I thought it we could have a go […]

4 White’s Citizen and Blogger of the Week!

Hello 4W! Again, you have made Miss Phillpotts and I incredibly proud. You have produced high quality work which has ensured you have continued to gain and make progress! This weeks Citizen and Blogger of the Week is…………………………………………………ALL OF YOU! Over the past two months most of you have shown what fantastic BH citizens you […]

Year 4 – Kindness Cloud

Today, we have been learning about kindness and how we can be kind to each other. Your task is to create a kindness cloud for someone you know, this can be a teacher, friend or family member. All you need to do is draw and cut out a cloud, then write the persons name you […]