Thursday, 13 February 2020

Year 4 week ending 13.2.20

Year 4 week ending 13th February 2020

This week we have been learning to:

Numeracy – we have been learning about the difference between grid references and co-ordinates, drawing our own dragon maps and setting each questions about them.

Literacy – we have been busy planning and writing Eisteddfod stories based upon the myth Adam and the snake which Tales of Wales performed for us last week.  

Humanities – this week we have designed a dragon trap as footage was captured of a dragon flying in our classroom on Monday evening!

P.E – our dragon dances are now complete, ending in a dramatic battle between several dragons.

Science and Technology – 


How you can help at home:

The focus for the half term holiday will be for our Eisteddfod.  Attached is a poem which we would like the children to learn off by heart, in preparation for the recitation.

Two little dogs go to the woods,

A new shoe on each foot;

Two little dogs coming home

Having lost one of their shoes.

Two little dogs.

 

Two little dogs go to town

Wanting something nice for tea

Two little dogs buy a cake

And come home happy.

Two little dogs.

 

Two little dogs go to a party

Wearing fancy dress;

Two little dogs eat a sandwich

And drink pop from a cup.

Two little dogs.


Key Stage Two homework

We would like the children to draw/make a Welsh landscape.  This can be interpreted however the children would like, for example it could be a 2d pencil sketch, painting, 3d model made from recycled objects etc. Let your imagination run free and use any materials/media you would like.  The size is to be A4 width and height.


ICT

We would like you to start making some notes about keeping safe whilst online, in preparation for a presentation to year 2 about internet safety.


Swimming

Please remember to bring your swimming letters back after half term.


Have a lovely half term and we will see you on the 25th February.

Mrs Maunder and Mrs Phillips.


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