Day of the Dead - Design Technology

Day of the Dead

Class 4 have begun their summer design technology project designing a mask to celebrate the Mexican festival 'Day of the Dead'. In the towns and cities in Mexico people dress and parade in bright, colourful costumes and make up, making offerings to lost loved ones. Day of the…

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Primary Diversity Day

Primary Diversity Day 2021

We were lucky enough to participate in the Leeds for Learning Primary Diversity Day on 20th April 2021. This event gave us the opportunity to learn first-hand about the celebrations that take place in our local faith communities at this time of the year.

In Class…

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Optical Art

Spring Optical Art

With the return back to school on 12th March 2021, after the third lockdown, we explored a brand new adventure of optical art within the continent of Europe.

The children first looked at how Dutch artists use foreshortening to give the illusion of perspective. They drew…

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Class 4's got talent!

Class 4's got talent!

 

This morning, we were wowed by the amount of talent in Class 4. We truly were treated to: sensational singing, dazzling dancing, perfect piano playing, crazy comedy and talented juggling, as very brave and determined class members put themselves centre stage. 

A…

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Snow scape Christmas Cards

Snow scape Christmas Cards

Class 4 produced some stunning, unique snow scape winter scenes with silhouette tree for their Christmas cards designs this year. In just one afternoon the children delicately painted their colourful wash using watercolours, blending the pigments together. Next, they…

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Musical Clay Notes - 'This Little Light of Mine...'

This Little Light of Mine...

The whole school is embarking upon a new, innovative and inspirational collaborative musical/art project which will be displayed collectively in the hall for all to see and celebrate. Each pupil will make a musical note featured in the composition of the song ' This…

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Art - Objects and Meaning

Objects and Meaning

This half term Class 4 have been studying different compositions by various artists and looked at how the objects were positioned in the background, foreground and mid-ground. The children evaluated the position, colours and meaning of the objects drawn by the artists and…

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African Arts Week

African Arts Week

This week we have been celebrating the continent of Africa for our Arts week based upon the Zulu Nation warriors. The children have looked where in the world Africa is and undertaken a range of activities designed by our very own Arts Council.

In class four the children…

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Super Science

Investigating Light

Class 4 know that light can only travel in a straight line. It cannot bend or turn around corners. This week, the children were challenged to find out how they would be able to get a light beam to turn a corner! Thinking as scientists, the children soon came up with the idea…

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Class 4 Autumn 1

Class 4 Autumn 1

 

Class 4 have been incredibly busy this half term and have worked their socks off in all learning.

As we couldn't hold our usual style of parents consultations this time round, we wanted to give you all a glimpse of some of our displays showing our fabulous learning in…

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Investigating Yeast

Investigating Yeast

 

As part of our topic on Classification, we have been looking at micro-organisms. Not only did we complete lots of research to find out as much as we could about micro-organisms, we also conducted an experiment with yeast.

Yeast is a micro-organism that is used in…

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Extreme Earth - Lesson 3

Extreme weather conditions across the world

How many types of extreme weather can you think of?

We researched each of the different extreme weathers;

  • Blizzard
  • Cyclone
  • Flood
  • Hail
  • Hurrican
  • Lightning
  • Tornado
  • Typhoon

and described what they are, what the effects/damage…

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