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Building bridges, Brunel style

Looking in Class 4 this morning, there was a lot of excitement with children making their own bridges, using Brunel's work on the Clifton Suspension Bridge as inspiration.  I...

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Nov 14 2017

Testing our switches

Today we tested our switches to see if they would work.  We had to modify some of our designs, but we got them all working in the end.  We had...

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Nov 14 2017

Making switches

After learning about how to make a complete circuit and about conductors and insulators, the children in Class 4 had to design and make a working switch.  The aim was...

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Nov 14 2017

Making circuits

Class 4 have been looking at electricity for our Science topic this term.  We have learnt how to make circuits and tested materials to see if they are conductors or...

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Nov 10 2017

Maths Buddies

Today in Maths, we used our maths buddies to help us calculate the perimeter of rectangular shapes.  We challenged our learning to calculate the...

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Nov 10 2017

Newspaper reports

Class Four have been working in groups to identify the text features in a newspaper report.  They found, adverbs, subordinating conjunctions, quotes, facts and of the course...

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Nov 08 2017

A Victorian School

Class four had a surprise this morning when they entered to classroom.  The children had to sit two to a table, boy / girl and start the day copying out...

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Nov 06 2017

Numberless word problems

Children in Year 5 worked together today in Maths to solve word problems that didn't have any numbers in. They had to use reasoning, algebra and trial and error...

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Nov 03 2017

Victorian games

Class 4 had a great time Friday afternoon playing the games they had designed and made for their homework project.  We are going to have...

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Oct 13 2017

Bucket Drumming

Congratulations to the children in Class 4 who shared a performance of their bucket drumming at today's celebration assembly. Great concentration, timing and enthusiasm displayed by all. Click on the...

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