Year 4

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Year 4

Walking (and talking) for OLN!

October 18th, 2017 · No Comments · General News, Learning Habits, Outdoors, Sport, Year 4

“I took a walk in the woods and came out taller than the trees.” – Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), an American poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist and historian

The annual Big Walk and House Cake Sale is held on the afternoon we break for half term in aid of scholarships for our friends at Our Lady of Nazareth School in Kenya.

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The water cycle

October 17th, 2017 · No Comments · General News, Geography, Learning Habits, Outdoors, Year 4

In Miss Poland’s Geography class, the children have been learning about the water cycle. Have a look at the video they created…

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Papplewick in Peril!

October 17th, 2017 · No Comments · General News, Learning Habits, Outdoors, Year 4

intrepid sports reporting by Noah, 4H

William and Matthew were out, so Edgar and Rowan came in. Holme Grange were worried as they heard Papplewick were really good.

The game kicked off with Holme Grange surprisingly having quite a few attacks.  The game was 0-0 with both sides attacking, until Jack got the ball through a defender and keeper error and took advantage to score a goal, slipping it into the net.

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The Minions go on a Cubs outing to the Museum of English Rural Life

October 16th, 2017 · 1 Comment · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

a creative story written by James, 4E

On a Thursday evening in late September, the Shinfield Cubs went to the Museum of English Rural Life in Reading.  The minions thought it would be fun to join this outing and the Cub leaders were replaced with Dru and Gru for the evening.

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Duck Tour London

October 16th, 2017 · 3 Comments · General News, Geography, History, Learning Habits, Outdoors, Year 4

by Harriette, 4E

The other weekend I went with my family to experience one of the last ever London Duck Tours! Their business was due to close down the day after we went, so we were lucky to be able to go!

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The Spider Web

October 12th, 2017 · 6 Comments · General News, Learning Habits, Outdoors, Sport, Year 4

“We are all MAD here – Making A Difference!”

If you go down into the TLC Hub today you are bound to see some excited activity.

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Something in Autumn

October 12th, 2017 · 2 Comments · Design Technology, General News, Learning Habits, Outdoors, Year 4

“I throw leaves up in the air sometimes, saying ayo, it’s autumn time, yo!” – anonymous 

During their outdoors session this week the Fantastic 4 were tasked with creating ‘something’ out of Autumn.

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Bishopsgate are floored!

October 10th, 2017 · 5 Comments · General News, Learning Habits, Outdoors, Sport, Year 4

intrepid sports reporting by Noah, 4H

Holme Grange (C team) go to Bishopsgate to play an exciting game.

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Elite Football

October 9th, 2017 · 7 Comments · General News, Learning Habits, Outdoors, Sport, Year 4

During their games session this morning, the Year 4 boys had the good fortune to receive coaching for Berks Elite Training (BET). the aim is to improve athleticism and self-confidence in athletes by concentrating on areas such as speed, agility, strength, power, balance, endurance and injury prevention.

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Woof and Mia

October 5th, 2017 · 9 Comments · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

a short story by Harriette, 4E

One peaceful day Woof and Mia were playing in Windsor Great Park. Woof is Mia’s little puppy.

They were happily strolling along when, suddenly, a sheep ran in their path.

“Baa” bleated the sheep “I am Chris, nice to meet you “, then he ran off into the distance.

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