Year 5 Book Reviews

November 13th, 2018 | Posted by Miss Shaw in Teacher Posts | Year 5 Archive - (20 Comments)

As you know, Miss Shaw is always on the lookout for new and exciting books to read! On this post, you can share any great books that you have read recently and would like to recommend to others. Remember to include the name of the book, the author, who you would recommend this book for …
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Were the Tudors really so bad? This term in Year Five, we will be learning all about the Tudors. There are lots of areas that you can research and explore. Here are some starting points for discussion on our blog: Who were the Tudors? When was the Tudor period? How did England change during this …
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Welcome to Year Five. This term we will be learning all about the United States of America. There are lots of areas that you can research and explore. Here are some starting points for discussion on our blog: Why is America split into 50 smaller states? What is the US constitution? What is the highest …
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Year 4

July 13th, 2018 | Posted by Mrs Ashton in Teacher Posts | Uncategorized | Year 4 Archive - (13 Comments)

As we approach the end of Year 4 I would like you to reflect on the past year. What have you enjoyed the most? What was your most memorable experience? What are you looking forward to learning about in Year 5? What are your aspirations for the future and have they changed?

Deforestation

July 13th, 2018 | Posted by Mrs Ashton in Teacher Posts | Year 4 Archive - (8 Comments)

As part of our English we have been learning about deforestation. We have discovered some shocking facts about the amount of rainforest that is destroyed each day. Please write here to share your opinion about deforestation. How do you feel about it? Are you worried about the habitats and animals that are being destroyed? Are …
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Brockholes Trip

June 18th, 2018 | Posted by Mrs Ashton in Teacher Posts | Year 4 Archive - (31 Comments)

Last week we¬†visited Brockholes as part of our project ‘The Circle of Life’. We had such a great day and learned so many new things. We went pond dipping and found some very interesting creatures, learned about food chains and what producers, predators and prey are, played in the play area and explored the meadow …
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Our final project in Year 4 is called the ‘Circle of Life’. As part of this project will be looking at animals and their habitats, the rainforest, life cycles, food chains and answering the project question- are humans producers, predators or prey? Have a look on this website to start off your research http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/living_things/ or …
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As part of our learning linked to computing, we went on a trip to Smithills ICT to take part in a Lego Wedo workshop. We were set a challenge to build a model following instructions and then programme the model to move and complete various different tasks. We had such a great morning, we were …
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As part of our Wonders of the World project we have been looking at different megastructures and buildings around the world in addition the official Wonders of the World. We used the outdoor area and equipment to recreate some structures using crates, tyres and our imaginations! Watch the video to see what we created.   …
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