Year 4

Algorithms

Last week, year 4 followed a set of instructions (algorithms) to various dance songs to help them develop a secure understanding of what an algorithms are. The songs we focused on we’re: foot dance (Tik Tok dance), Macarena and Cha Cha slide. I am unable to upload the videos but the children did brilliantly.

Kindness calendar

Year 4 have been set the task of completing the kindness calendar before we break up for the Christmas holidays. The children will be nominating their fellow peers for an act of kindness or simply colouring in their own box for an act of kindness they have completed throughout the day. I have also sent Continue reading

Creating algorithms

Year 4 have been learning about algorithms in ICT. Yesterday, the children created their own little village on paper and then wrote down a set of instructions to help someone get to each place in their village. Year 4 also used their knowledge of algorithms to direct the beebots from one part of the classroom Continue reading