Year 4 – Ithaca, Samos, Symi

This last week we have been finishing our topic on habitats and changes in the environment. We wrote explanation texts, identifying the key-features and using them in our writing. The children chose to write about their favourite animal, and included facts that they had learnt during their topic lessons.

In Numeracy we tackled division methods, as well as measurement. Converting measurements and reading different scales.

We had a focus of Love in RE, and discussed what love means to us. The children shared their thoughts and ideas.

After half term, we are starting our new topic on Sound. We are really looking forward to this! The children will explore how sound is made, and how we hear. As we are looking at music, and sound, we would like the children to make their own musical instruments over the half term. These can be made from old cereal boxes, elastic bands etc…