This term, we are learning about our local area. In Computing, we have been using google maps to plot our route from home to school.
This term, our class are reading the book 'Tom's Midnight Garden.' We are writing a new chapter for the story where Tom has an adventure with Hattie in the garden.
This week, we have listened to the poem: Jemima Glitter and the Voyage of Bob the Bottle by Steve Backshall as the inspiration to write our own poems about the devastating effects plastic pollution is having on our environment.
Our class, read our stories to the children in Key Stage 1.
Miss Haygarth was particularly impressed with the confidence and expression the children used when reading their stories out loud. Well done 4S.
This term, we are learning about nutrition and eating a healthy diet. We are also learning about the human skeleton. Today, we have drawn around our body and drawn in our bones.
With a partner, we are using Google Docs to create a web-site about the Moravian Settlement in Droylsden.
This term, as part of our local area studies, we have learned about the life of L.S. Lowry. We are re-creating scenes that Lowry painted.
This term, we are working with Mr Rose from Audenshaw Boys School. We have learnt invasion game skills ( 12 o'clock catch, pop pass, 6 o'clock pass and tri-scoring ) using rugby.
Today, Wednesday 7th November, we celebrated Diwali with Dhilan. We tasted chakri, plain gathia, sev mamra and sakapara as we listened to Indian music. We placed candles on the window ledge to help guide Rama and Sita home.
Design and Technology
As part of our 'Healthy Eating and Nutrition' Science unit, our class prepared a range of vegetables for our 'Surprise Vegetable Soup.'
The Bronze Age - Beaker People Clay Pots
As part of our learning about the Bronze Age, we have designed and made a clay pot like the beaker people did during the Bronze Age.
Today, year 4, had a singing workshop with Miss Mottershead. We warmed up our bodies and voices, then we learnt to sing Count On Me by Bruno Mars and This is Me from the Greatest Showman.
Every Thursday, our class visit the school library to choose a library book to read. Our librarians are Scarlet and Lily.
Today, we visited Droylsden library and learned the library system for how the fiction and non-fiction books are ordered on the shelves. Some of us joined the library and were given our library cards. If we brought our library card we were able to choose two books to take home to read.
We also learned how to use the self service check out machine. We had lots of fun choosing our books.
Children In Need
Today, our class supported 'Children in Need.' We did our own thing.
Dylan played 'Yankee Doodle' on the keyboard. He can now play the keyboard with both hands.
Finley is the best under nines bowler at Droylsden Cricket Club. He has been playing cricket since he was four years old.
Eddie also plays cricket for 'Droylsden Cricket Club.' He demonstrated his batting technique.
Lily-Mai attends T.C.A Tycoons. She demonstrated different jumps.
What a talented bunch we are.