This week year 4 have been learning about different types of art. We developed our knowledge of photography and had a go at taking landscape photos from different perspectives.
Year 4 had great fun dressing up for World Book Day. We enjoyed writing diary entries based on the book Beegu by Alexis Deacon. Also, we spent time this afternoon sharing stories with children in year R.
Yesterday in science, we investigated how shadows are formed. We tried to created long and short shadows using a torch.
To begin our new topic Urban Pioneers we discussed the question ‘What is art?’ We then looked at the work of Banksy, the illusive street artist, who creates his artwork using stencils. We then had a go at making our own stencils.
This morning, Year 4 had great fun taking part in the tribal skipping event.
Year 4 started term 3 by taking part in a Stone Age activity morning. First, we were archaeologists and carefully excavated a range of artefacts. Next, we looked at different cave paintings and created our own designs using charcoal. Then, we looked at different Stone Age tools and had a go at sculpting our own … Continue reading
This week, Year 4 have been working hard to create ‘Reindeer Hot Chocolate’ to sell at our Christmas fair.
Year 4 enjoyed looking at their amazing artwork during Kemsley’s art exhibition.
Year 4 have worked very hard over the last term learning their lines and the lyrics to lots of songs. Well done for your fantastic performance during our Christmas production of ‘Elf’.
Tuesday was a busy day as we took 33 children to an indoor athletics tournament over on the island. Years 3&4 competed in the morning with Years 5&6 competing after lunch. All children competed in at least 2 track and 2 field events. We came 9th in the morning and 7th in the afternoon! Below … Continue reading