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Limerick

November 15th, 2017 · 8 Comments · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

This week in English, the Fantastic 4 are scrutinizing features of poetry and experimenting with expressive rhyme and rhythm. A limerick is a humorous poem consisting of five lines. The first, second, and fifth lines must have seven to ten syllables while rhyming and having the same verbal rhythm. The third and fourth lines only have to have […]

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Haiku

November 15th, 2017 · 3 Comments · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

This week in English, the Fantastic 4 are scrutinizing features of poetry and experimenting with expressive rhyme and rhythm. In particular, a Haiku (俳句) is a very short form of Japanese poetry. It is typically characterized by three lines of seventeen syllables in total (five, seven, and five) while traditionally evoking images of the natural world.

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Performance Poetry

November 8th, 2017 · 9 Comments · English, General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

Today the Fantastic 4 were truly FANTASTIC in their ‘best of bold’ deliveries during the annual Performance Poetry competition, in both the Class and individual Solo and Duet categories.

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The water cycle

October 17th, 2017 · 7 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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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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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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“The Evil Teacher”

September 20th, 2017 · 22 Comments · English, General News, PSHCE, Year 4

a creative & collaborative poem by Millicent and Effie, 4E  We had an evil teacher, As evil as can be, She locked us in the room, Without breakfast, lunch or tea.

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My time at a beach in Normandy

September 12th, 2017 · 11 Comments · General News, Geography, History, Outdoors, Year 4

by Millicent, 4E When I first arrived at the beach it was awfully quiet. All you could hear was the grass swishing behind you, and the sea sighing in front of you.

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Reflections

May 25th, 2017 · 2 Comments · General News, Learning Habits, Maths, Outdoors

Great excitement! Mrs Reincke’s Maths class went outdoors in the glorious summer sunshine for their lesson this morning. Next to the bright Wooley trees, the children enjoyed creating detailed reflections with coloured chalk.

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Pranking Mum

May 22nd, 2017 · 6 Comments · General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

by Danny, 4L How to prank your mums at bed time:

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