Year 3/4 2018-19

/Year 3/4 2018-19
28 03, 2019

Polyrhythms with Year 3/4

By | March 28th, 2019|Music, Year 3/4 2018-19|

Years 3/4 concentrating hard on playing their rhythms together and in time!

28 03, 2019

Busy in the Wildlife Garden!

By | March 28th, 2019|Outdoor Learning, Year 3/4 2018-19|

It really does feel as though Spring is finally here and Year 3 and 4 have been making the most of it by getting out into the Wildlife Garden and taking part in activities to help it thrive. We have been sieving the compost for our raised beds and plants, turning over the compost heap, tidying […]

28 03, 2019

Year 3/4 Visit the CLC

By | March 28th, 2019|Miscellaneous, Year 3/4 2018-19|

On Monday, Year 3 and 4 went to the CLC to build on our programming skills. We used a programme called Scratch to explore algorithms, ensuring that we understand that instructions need to be given to a computer in sequence. You can access Scratch on tablets and computers at home to keep practising this at […]

20 03, 2019

Year 3 Tate Britain Exhibition!

By | March 20th, 2019|Year 3/4 2018-19|

At the beginning of term, all year 3 children were lucky enough to have their photo taken by some photographers from Tate Britain. This was for a project, created by Steve Mcqueen who is an Oscar-winning film maker, with the idea to take pictures of all Year 3 children across London.

Following on from […]

20 03, 2019

Year 4s replicate Paul Klee drawing

By | March 20th, 2019|Year 3/4 2018-19|

Yesterday, the Year 4s had the opportunity to study Paul Klee’s drawing ‘Senecio’. We discussed the interesting way he uses straight lines and bright colours before having a go at our own using pastels. Check out the photo below!

Paul Klee’s Senecio


15 03, 2019

Heathbrook Fringe Festival

By | March 15th, 2019|Year 3/4 2018-19, Year 5 2018-19, Year 6 2018-19|

Our very first Heathbrook Fringe Festival was a great success! Our chosen acts performed an impressive range of talents, with everything from rap to dance, singing to mime, play performances to magic tricks!


13 03, 2019

All About Kiwis!

By | March 13th, 2019|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 3/4 2018-19|

This week, we are focusing on non-fiction writing in Literacy. As we are enjoying our class mascot PeeWee so much, we are learning all about Kiwi birds in order to create fact files.

We began by using a technique called dictogloss to help us to recall, retain and record information about kiwis.

Today, we grouped facts into sections […]

12 03, 2019


By | March 12th, 2019|Year 3/4 2018-19|

This afternoon, the Owls had the opportunity to practise their coding skills (on the Light bot website) in advance of our trip to the CLC in two weeks time. We learnt that coding is a set of instructions and is used in all sorts of electronics!


8 03, 2019

Fringe Festival Feedback

By | March 8th, 2019|Year 3/4 2018-19|

We are delighted to announce that our first ever Heathbrook Fringe Festival was a huge success.

Year 3/4 wrote reviews after the show which I think say it all! Through our performances, we have learnt skills that are truly invaluable.

A huge thank you to everyone for such amazing efforts in what has been a fantastic week!


6 03, 2019

Fringe Festival Preparations

By | March 6th, 2019|Year 3/4 2018-19|

To prepare for the Fringe Festival heats tomorrow, the Drama group had the opportunity to make some props for their plays. They ranged from princess crowns to the tree and bridge which feature in the script!

KODAK Digital Still Camera