YEAR 4 NEWS

Year 4 – Topic – Egyptian Workshop

This week, Year 4 had a a visit from an Egyptologist (Steve) and had the opportunity to take part in an Egyptian workshop. The day first began with  map work, looking at art and some dancing in the morning. We replicated art using our bodies and then did some Egyptian dancing to some music. Before ...

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Maple Class – English – Role play as interviewers

Today in Maple Class, we role played as both interviewers and archaeologists who had just discovered a tomb. We first discussed open and closed questions and which kind of questions would get the most information. Afterwards, we began to interview each other, ensuring our questions were open so as to gather as much information as ...

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Maple Class – Science – Water Cycle

Today in Maple Class, we looked at the water cycle! First, we revised states of matter, what they are and how they can change from one to another. We then discussed what was needed to change states of matter and we remembered from previous investigations that it was heat. After that, we discussed new vocabulary, ...

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Parsloes Primary Annual Christmas Bazaar

Yes, that’s right! It’s already that time of year again. Massive thank you to all those staff and children involved in the run up to the Christmas Bazaar. We hope you all had an amazing time with lots of festive cheer. Here are just a few snapshots from the day’s events…

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Maple Class – Maths – Creating a Fraction Wall

This week in Maple Class, we have started fractions! We began our week by reminding ourselves of certain vocabulary such as denominator and numerator. Today we created a fractions wall. We reminded ourselves that when dividing a one whole into fractions, all the pieces have to be equal in size. We started with 1 whole ...

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Year 4 – English Hook – Cinderella Ball

For this half term, our English text will be Egyptian Cinderella. We were already familiar with the story of Cinderella so decided to have a Cinderella Ball and add some extra Egyptian moves which the characters would have done in Egyptian Cinderella. First, we watched a few videos to hear the music and watched some ...

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Maple Class – Science – Investigation into Melting Points of Materials

In science in Year 4, we have begun to look at matter and the different states it comes in. We have looked at the three different states of matter which are solid liquid and gas. We have looked at the properties of each state of matter and sorted everyday objects into whether they were a ...

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Maple Class – Maths – Times Tables Week

This week in Maple class, we had lots of fun partaking part in times tables week. Each day we focused on a new set of times tables and did lots of different activities. We created times tables spider grams, did matching activities, spotting patterns on a 100 square, chanting and even some rockstar times tables! ...

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Harvest

This week, Parsloes Primary School celebrated Harvest! We would like to thank everyone who donated food which will be going to those most needy and vulnerable. The children learned about where their food comes from and reflected on the life of those people who have to rely on local farms. The children also thought about ...

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Maple Class – English – Creating Our Own Factory Rooms

This half-term, we have been reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. This week we had a chance to create our room in the special factory. We had to use lots of different materials and patterns to create our worlds. We first had to brainstorm lots of different ideas for rooms and came up with such ...

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Address Details

Parsloes Primary School
Spurling Road
Dagenham
Essex
RM9 5RH

Tel: 0208 270 4925

E-mail: office@parsloes.bardaglea.org.uk