Year 4

Owls in School

Owls in School

This week, we had a visit from our special guest, Paul O’Neil, The Owl Man. The children from all year groups were fascinated by Paul’s collection of owls, which he kindly brought into school. The children were able to ask many wondering questions about these beautiful creatures.

Where are the rainforests?

Where are the rainforests?

This week we have been starting to look at rainforests and have been trying to find out where they are.  We used a combination of IPAD’s and atlases to help us find them and also to locate the countries they are in and next to.  We have also been talking about deforestation.

 

Music in Year 4

Music in Year 4

 

This week in music, Year 4 listened to and appraised a modern piece of music. The children had to listen carefully and identify the style of the music, along with instruments that they could hear. After this, the children learnt about the Baroque period in musc history.

What Number Is That?

What Number Is That?

This week we have been looking at Roman numerals. We’ve learnt that there are only seven digits and that they don’t have a zero.  We’ve also learnt that they are all made up of straight lines.

The Owls visit our school

The Owls visit our school

This week, we had a visit from some very speical guests which included Winnie, Willow, Wally and Mr Wilson. The children from all year groups were fascinated by these amazing and beautiful creatures. They were able to touch and stroke them, feeling how very soft their feathers were and some children were also even able to have a hold of them.