Be Kind

November 21st, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Ashton in Pupil Posts | Year 4 Archive - (3 Comments)

As part of anti bullying week 2017 we completed lots of activities linked to anti bullying and also spent a lot of time thinking about how we can be kind. We engaged in discussions about bullying, thought about things that were right and wrong, and decided how we should act in different situations. One of …
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Book Review

October 11th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Ashton in Pupil Posts | Year 4 Archive - (4 Comments)

Year 4 lots of you love reading and I am so pleased. Please use this blog page to share information about good books and books that you would like to recommend to others.

In class we have been reading Toro! Toro! as part of our writing linked to the book we have started to write setting descriptions for the section of the book where Antonito sees his village destroyed by the Spanish civil war. I would like you to try and share some of your setting descriptions on …
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Out of school clubs

October 11th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Ashton in Pupil Posts | Year 4 Archive - (10 Comments)

Lots of children in Year 4 take part in out of school activities and clubs. I would like you to share information about your out of school clubs such as football or basketball.

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/TheOaksPS Have a go at a fantastic game on Purple Mash to improve your multiplication skills.it is called Funky Platforms and you will find it in the Maths section. Remember to use your purple mash log in details. The aim of the game is to use the multiplication platforms to make the end number, use your arrow keys …
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We have been reading Toro! Toro! linked to our project Spain. I wanted to ask you some questions about the text and your opinions about the book. Why do you think I chose this book to link to our project? What do you think Toro! Toro! means? What do you predict will happen in the …
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Bullfighting

September 18th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Ashton in Pupil Posts | Teacher Posts | Year 4 | Year 4 Archive - (17 Comments)

This week we have been discussing bullfighting in Spain and we are going to take part in a philosophy session linked to bullfighting. I am interested to know your thoughts about bullfighting either before or after the philosophy session and the reasons for your thinking. It is quite a gruesome topic to discuss at times …
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