Year 3/4 2018-19

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15 02, 2019

Owls Roman Testudo!

By | February 15th, 2019|Year 3/4 2018-19|

Having arrived back to school after Swimming, the Owls took the opportunity to use their shields to recreate the Roman army formation, the “Tortoise” (Testudo). Bathed in glorious sunshine, we practised the formation which is used to protect soldiers from enemy arrows. As you can see from the video, we might need a bit more […]

15 02, 2019

Poetry Week Performance

By | February 15th, 2019|Year 2 2018-19, Year 2 updates, Year 3/4 2018-19|

This week  in Year two we have been learning all about poetry. We have been examining poems from Michael Rosen. We chose to preform Steam Train to the Year 3/4 Owls.
We watched videos of Rosen performing his own poems to draw inspiration about what actions, voices and facial expressions we could use.
We then split into […]

14 02, 2019

Our Poet Visit – Adisa

By | February 14th, 2019|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 2 2018-19, Year 3/4 2018-19|

We were fortunate enough to welcome a poet to our school yesterday as part of our whole school Poetry Week. Adisa is an award-winning performance poet who came to work with us all through assemblies and workshops.

We had a fantastic time engaging with his poetry and using the skills he taught us to try and […]

13 02, 2019

Roman Show!

By | February 13th, 2019|Year 3/4 2018-19|

Thank you to all those who came to watch our show yesterday. The children have loved learning about the Romans, and it was a wonderful opportunity to show off some of our knowledge. We hope you enjoyed it – please check out some videos below!