Blog Category: Kestrels
Another great week for the Kestrels.
We have really enjoyed learning all about newspapers, how they are written and their features. We have then created our own newspapers.
In our Maths lessons we have been learning how to divide mentally using multiplication facts we already know to help…
An other great week for the Kestrels.
We have loved discovering the remains of an Iron Age fort within our school grounds and exploring artifacts from history.
We have been looking at features of newspapers and learning how to use puns and alliteration to write catchy headlines.
Remembrance & Poetry Week in Kestrels
This week in Kestrels we have been looking at different types of poetry. We have explored haikus, kennings and limericks. We have also looked at rhyming couplets and narrative poetry.
We have had a go at writing our own version of each type of poetry.…
The highlight of our week this week was our Outdoor Learning Day.
In the morning we went on a multiples hunt to find and match multiples to the correct times table. We then began to hunt for common multiples.
We then took some time to sit and look and listen to nature. We then used this to…
Kestrels - please comment on this blog with your Geography homework facts about the Water Cycle.
Well, we have made it to the end of our first half term for this academic year. All the Kestrels have worked incredibly hard this half term and they are all ready for and deserve a good rest.
This week we have been solving problems using the written method of addition and subtraction before…
This week in Kestrels we have been learning how to use the formal written method of addition and subtraction. Most of us were able to add and subtract up to 4-digit numbers. We were then able to use our knowledge to solve one and two step problems involving addition and subtraction.
Well Done for another great week Kestrels!
The children have been learning to read and write Roman Numerals up to 100 and some children have learnt them up to 1000. We have then learnt how to use the column method of addition. Next week we will look at subtraction.
The children have also…
We have had a great week this week in Kestrels.
The children have been learning to write non-chronological reports and learning how to count in negative numbers passed zero.
We have been learning about daily life in the Stone Age and the children are working hard to improve their skills…
We have had another fantastic week in Kestrels Class this week.
We began the week by learning all about recipes and their features. We then followed a recipe to make some Stone Age Stew as part of our food tech and outdoor learning lessons. The next day were then able to write our own…
Today in Kestrels as part of our Outdoor Learning we pretended we were from the Stone Age and we went off on the hunt for different berries we could put in to our Stone Age Stew.
We found blackberries growing in our school grounds which we were able to pick and add to the boiling pot on the…
What a great first week of our new school year we have had in Kestrels.
I have loved getting to know our new Year 3 members of the class and welcoming back our Year 4 children.
This week in class we have written our class Charter, set our goals and targets for the year and begun some work…