This week in Literacy, we have been looking at the difference between reported speech and direct speech. Your homework this week is to watch this clip.. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8F25iRTu1o  Write this scene out in your pink homework book, ensuring  you include inverted commas for when a character talks and to start a new line each time someone different speaks.…

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This weeks homework…. Choose one of the Roald Dahl characters we have been looking at this week and write a character description on them. You must include relative clauses, powerful adjectives and adverbs. Please ensure that you PUNCTUATE your sentences. Here are your spellings for the week; Ambitious Cautious Fictitious Infectious Nutritious Scrumptious Altitude Latitude…

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31/3/16 Hello! We have had an exciting and busy last few weeks! In literacy, we have been looking at explanation texts. We identified different features of an explantion text and what makes a good one. We then wrote our own based on a contraption that we designed ourselves. In numeracy, we have been finding fractions…

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Hi! We have had a fun but busy week last week. In numeracy we looked at finding the perimeter of various shapes. We also looked at checking our answers using inverse. In literacy we were looking at stories which involved a dilemma. We will be looking at the features of a good story and using…

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We have been extremely busy the past  weeks. We’ve covered lots of mental strategies in numeracy and children are continuing to work on their times tables and number bonds. In literacy we have written news reports and are now focusing on myths. We are taking what we know about Greek myths and using that to…

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Hello all! Last week saw an exciting and fun filled return from half term. In numeracy we began looking at fractions and at data handling. We carried out an investigation into how many skittles there are in a packet, and used bar graphs to present our data. In topic we began to focus on the…

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Hello from Year 4! We have just finished a busy but exciting week of learning for inclusion week. The children have been engaged in various activities throughout t week and have focused on safety and e-safety; completing posters and questionnaires. Children have written a variety of poems about fireworks and have also begun to write…

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We have had another exciting week in year 4! This week we have completed our report writing and moved on to look at myths and legends. We have begun to plan our own myths, and have thought about what makes a good myth. We have been focusing particularly on describing the setting for our myth,…

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Another fun week in Year 4. This week has been full of fantastic learning. In literacy we have continued to focus on report writing, using Ancient Greece as our topic. We have been focusing on powerful verbs and using adverbs to make our report writing really exciting. In numeracy we have been working with money…

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Hello from Year 4! This week we have had a lot of fun celebrating 15 years of St Cyprian’s as well as learning about St Cyprian and St Justina. We reflected on the story of St Cyprian and how he changed his life for the better. As part of our celebrations we made origami flowers…

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