Gravity Investigation

Gravity Investigation

 

In Science, we were questioning 'What is weight?' and exploring Earth's gravitational force that causes objects to have weight. We explored this further by looking at the depth of craters made and the amount of material scattered when different objects were dropped…

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Rooftoppers

Rooftoppers and Cityscapes

 

Before half term, Class 4 produced some amazing writing and art work based on our English novel, Rooftoppers.

We are particularly proud of this display in our classroom! 

 

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Aberford's Amazing 'Arts Week'

Aberford's Amazing 'Arts Week'

Our ARTS council have been very busy this year, planning, mapping out and preparing an exciting ‘Arts Week’ for the whole school to enjoy! This half term, they planned for a focus on South America and the country of Mexico. As a council, after much research, the…

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Brilliant Butter

Brilliant Butter

 

There was much excitement in Class 4 this afternoon as we finally got to taste our school-made butter! After investing our time in 'churning' and ' refrigerating' our very own butter the time for taste had arrived!

Take a look at the facial expressions throughout the…

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Exciting English descriptive writing

Exciting English descriptive writing

Class 4 are thoroughly enjoying our new English novel ‘Beowulf’ and have become engrossed in the characters, plot and beasts! This week we have launched straight back into our descriptive writing and have produced 2 quality pieces.

The first was a…

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Vicious Vikings…or were they?

Vicious Vikings…or were they?

In our Science lesson this week, we were required to help prove a scientist’s belief that the Vikings have been misunderstood and misrepresented as a primitive civilisation.

We examined how the Vikings used science to make food much more edible, nutritious and…

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Super Science

Reversible/Irreversible changes and Soda Bread!

 

Class 4 have been at it again. As scientists, we have been investigating what happens to objects when they are heated. We looked at the following objects and described what would happen to each if it was heated and cooled, and whether or not…

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Irreversible Changes and Chemical Reactions

Irreversible Changes and Chemical Reactions

Today we were investigating some irreversible changes by mixing different materials together. We created different mixtures and observed what happened as a chemical reaction took place and a new product was made.

We mixed together: vinegar and…

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Outstanding homework

Outstanding homework

 

Members of Class 4 have been busy completing their optional homework tasks this half term and they are too good not to share! Take a look at some of these amazing creations! I certainly wouldn't like to be at the receiving end of any of these punishments!

 

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Separating Materials

Separating Materials

 

This week, Class 4 have been investigating different ways of separating materials. Take a closer look at our experiments. We used a sieve, colander, garden sieve, magnets, funnel and filter paper. We also recognised that certain solids (soluble) would require…

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Super Science

Super Science

 

Class 4 have been investigating dissolving and last week, completed an experiment to discover which solids dissolve when mixed with a liquid. They planned, prepared and predicted before conducting the experiment and finding a conclusion. The children had lots of fun in the…

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School Council and ACE Committee Elections

School Council and ACE Committee Elections

 

Last week, eager members of Class 4 were busy writing their manifestos explaining why the rest of the class should vote for them to claim a position on our School Council and ACE Committee.

We heard some superb speeches from enthusiastic…

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