We had a Roman day at school on Thursday 6th December and dressed up as Romans or Celts. We made wreaths from coloured paper, drawing lines to add detail to leaves and cut them out. Our teachers measured our heads and we stuck the leaves onto card which was then put around our heads to read more »
Year 4 visited Safewise, just behind Weymouth Fire Station. Safewise teaches you about being safe, especially in your home and on roads. When we arrived, we did a quiz on a ‘genie pad’, answering questions about being safe. Our class (4P) scored 50%. We then spent the day learning about safety and repeated the quiz at read more »
During our Big Write, we had to write an explanation text about Wallace & Gromit’s Snoozatron. The Snoozatron is a machine to help Wallace get to sleep. We had to use time connectives, such as ‘after’, ‘finally’ and ‘firstly’, and causal connectives, such as ‘because’, ‘so’, ‘as’, ‘despite’ and ‘although’. We watched a video of the read more »
We are learning about the Amazon Rainforest which is in South America. Lots of different animals, plants and trees live there and there are lots of different sections; emergent, understory, canopy and the forest floor. The emergent floor is at the top where all the birds live and there are lots of tree tops which read more »
We have had a go at using a bow drill before Little Adam demonstrated a pump drill for us!!
We are very impressed that you all tried the stew and bread that you prepared and made earlier – there were a lot of empty plates too! Some children even asked for more!!!!!!!!
Wow – impressive map reading skills!!
I think the stew will warm us up later!!
After a lovely cooked breakfast we are ready for an exciting Day 2 (I hope they don’t expect that every day!!)
We are all settled and snug in the warm barn listening to a fantastic story with Lizzie (and hopefully beginning to feel sleepy!!)