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Welcome to Class 4

Taught by Mrs Borwell with Teaching Assistant Mrs Webster.

Important Information for Class 4

  • P.E. – We do P.E. on a Monday and Thursday. Please make sure that children have both indoor and outdoor PE kit as we will try our best to learn PE outside as much as the weather allows.
  • Spellings – Our spellings test is on a Wednesday
  • SMIRFS – We will be testing SMIRF targets each Friday morning.
  • Notices – All reading books and reading records to be in school every day.
  • All Christmas Play scripts must be in every day- Just incase!
  • Please visit Times Table Rockstars and play a game! https://ttrockstars.com/ 

Autumn Term 2018

Christmas Chocolate Logs

As part of Class 4’s treat, they have chosen to decorate a chocolate log to be shared with family and friends at home. Please may each child bring in £2.50 cash (not parent pay) by Tuesday 11th December to put towards the cost of the ingredients.

We will be decorating the logs on Tuesday 18th December, and therefore we ask for each child to bring in the following equipment on this day:

Bowl, spoon, plastic/ wooden mixing spoon, plate/ board to put the chocolate log on.

Many thanks, 

Mrs Borwell

DT- WW1 Trenches

What do you think to our WW1 trenches? We designed our trenches taking ideas from the Internet, then we wrote our methods and then we had the best day making them!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Food technology, history and maths

Take a look at our fabulous Trench Cake we chose to make as part of our ‘Ready to Learn’ and ‘Class treat’. As part of our History topic ‘WW1′ we used our mathematical skills to weigh out the ingredients, and worked as part of a team to bake a trench cake.

We then had a WW1 tea party, eating our trench cake (yummy) and listening and singing along to war songs……’Pack up your troubles’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We took part in Huby’s memorial service on Friday 9th November to commemorate the fallen soldiers. We read aloud the poem we had written, and remembered the lives which were lost.

 

 

 

 

 

Religious Education and School visits

Below are pictures of our visit to Etz Synagogue in Leeds, where we learned about the Jewish faith.

Synagogue trip

Synagogue trip

Tora scroll

Synagogue trip

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our topic is World War 1 where we have been learning all about how the war began and what it was like to live during that time. This term, our English topics are based around our history topic. Our most recent topic work was our fantastic newspaper article, reporting on a chosen key event.

Science

In Science, we have been  looking at Animals including Humans and learning in detail how our bodies work. Take a look at our lesson, learning all about our blood and the elements it contains. The pupil’s then wrote a scientific observation, which were excellent.

Our bodies are made up of 54% Plasma

Adding in the red blood cells

White blood cells

Red blood cells

Our Maths focus has been on place value and the four operations throughout the first half term.

 

 

 

 

 

Below the children are using concrete resources in maths to support our learning with negative numbers.

 

 

 

 

 

As always, autumn term gets very busy, especially with the run up to our phenomenal Christmas play which will be revealed later on in the term but please remember that regular reading and learning those times tables and division facts is a important part of learning.

Our football and netball teams have been competing in our Cluster sporting events. Great sportsman ship, and some wonderful results! Well done Year 5 and 6.

We’ve been having great fun learning our new sport ‘judo’ over the first half term, and are now moving on to kick boxing! After our PE questionnaire, we came to the conclusion that children wanted to learn a new sport, and this is a sport which only very few people learn outside of school. Each week, all pupils at Huby look forward to their Martial Arts lesson. The two pictures below show children practising their grappling techniques!

 

 

 

 

 

We had a great morning at Crucial Crew, RAF Leeming- Something that we all found out was, that a child as young as 10 years old could be arrested!

Our class page will be updated regularly throughout the term with useful websites and ways to help your child at home, so please check this page regularly.

Please keep an eye out for new updates on our Class blog through the following link: https://www.huby.n-yorks.sch.uk/category/class-4-blog/

Some helpful websites for revision in Class 4:

A fantastic website covering all topics of the curriculum with quizzes for each one- try and test yourself!

https://uk.ixl.com/math/year-6

A range of interactive Maths games on each topic of the curriculum.

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/maths/

 Try beating your own score on the multiplication/division facts game!

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

 Reading

A website we have used in our revision sessions to practise speed reading.

http://www.freereadingtest.com/

 Grammar

Helpful tool which breaks down sentences into their word classes.

http://parts-of-speech.info/

 A range of resources based on spelling and grammar.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/zhrrd2p

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The headteacher leads with  flair and determination. She has built a dedicated team who share her vision.
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The headteacher leads with  flair and determination. She has built a dedicated team who share her vision.
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The behaviour of pupils is outstanding. Pupils are delightfully polite, confident and well-behaved.
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The behaviour of pupils is outstanding. Pupils are delightfully polite, confident and well-behaved.
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Pupils have excellent attitudes to their work. They listen attentively and work hard in lessons.
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Pupils have excellent attitudes to their work. They listen attentively and work hard in lessons.
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"Pupils’ learning is frequently enhanced by a range of visits and visitors, including good opportunities for pupils to develop their...
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“Pupils’ learning is frequently enhanced by a range of visits and visitors, including good opportunities for pupils to develop their sporting, musical and artistic talents.”
Important Dates
  1. Christmas Nativity Play Class 1 & 2

    December 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  2. Christmas Play- Class 3 & 4

    December 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. Christmas Play- Class 3 & 4

    December 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  4. Santa Night

    December 14 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm