Category Archives: Class 4

Ancient Civilisations

This term, our topic in Class Four has been Ancient Civilisations. At the start of our Topic, we made some mysterious discoveries in our school garden. Inspired by our class text of Secrets of a Sun King by Emma Carroll, we became Howard Carters and had an archaeological dig. We found some very intriguing objects in our […]

Hilltop fun!

Hello everyone!! Despite the rain, hailstones and wind everyone is having a great time. Pasta Bol and ice-cream for dinner was a big success with some children even having salad. Yesterday we either climbed and abseiled or mountain biked and went on the Big zipper. Today are team tasks and a swap round of yesterday’s […]


Today we began to think about Easter. Our unit of work is based around why Good Friday is called ‘Good’. We began by thinking about what we already know about Easter and then moved onto what we would like to know. There were some very interesting questions about whether Jesus knew he was going to […]

Is it alive?

This week we began our science topic of ‘Living things’. We began by sorting pictures of various objects and deciding whether we thought they were alive or not. The discussions were brilliant, with lots of explanations and great scientific vocabulary. Some objects we thought were obvious such as a worm but others such as antlers […]