Class 4

Gymnastics

In gymnastics today, we were challenged to create a sequence using the skills that we had practised this half-term. These included jumps, twists, rolls and balances. We had our to think how we could adapt our sequences to display them effectively using different pieces of apparatus.

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 4 April 2019

Category: Class 4

Dodgeball

Today, some of Class 4, took part in a dodgeball competition which was held at Millfield. We won 3 our matches - 1 of which was by a shootout. 

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 20 March 2019

Category: Class 4

Lava lamps

As it has been British Science Week this week, we have had some fun creating our own lava lamps. We used oil and water and noticed that these two liquids do not mix. We added an effervescent tablet which reacted, giving off a gas which produced the bubbles in our lava lamps.

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Posted by Teacher on 15 March 2019

Category: Class 4

The Moon

In science this week, we have been learning about the moon and its different phases. We used grapes to show the different phases of the moon cycle and wrote an explanation text detailing what happens.

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Posted by Teacher on 13 March 2019

Category: Class 4

World Book Day in Class 4

We have enjoyed celebrating World Book Day in Class 4 and have come to school in some creative costumes of their favourite characters. During the day, we had a go at writing our own short story, which we will enter into the Radio 2 story writing competition. This afternoon, we enjoyed sharing…

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Posted by Teacher on 7 March 2019

Category: Class 4

World War 2 homework projects

Over the half-term holidays, children in class 4 had a project based around World War 2. The projects that the children have completed are all brilliant and it is clear to see that a lot of effort and time has gone into creating them. These will be displayed around school over the next few weeks.

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Posted by Teacher on 1 March 2019

Category: Class 4

World War 2 Day

During our topic lessons since Christmas, we have been learning aboriginal t World War 2. As our topic came to an end, we held a celebration day themed around World War 2. Children came to school dressed in related costumes including evacuees, land girls, prisoners of war and nurses. During the…

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Posted by Teacher on 27 February 2019

Category: Class 4

Investigating Water Resistance

In science this week, we investigated water resistance. Water resistance affects objects moving through water, slowing them down. Our challenge was to create and design a boat that would have little water resistance therefore moving through the water quickly.

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Posted by Teacher on 6 February 2019

Category: Class 4

Amazing Athletics

This afternoon, a group of children represented Stalmine School in an indoor athletics competition held at Myerscough College. All children competed superbly and showed great sportsmanship and helped the school to finish in 6th place overall.

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Posted by Teacher on 1 February 2019

Category: Class 4

Investigating air resistance

In science this week, we were investigating air resistance. Our challenge was to design and make a parachute and then change one variable noting the affect this had.

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Posted by Teacher on 30 January 2019

Category: Class 4

Magazine articles

Over the last couple of weeks in English, we have been  looking at the structure and features of magazine articles. Using our knowledge that we have gathered about World War 2 from our topic lessons, we wrote our own articles.

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Posted by Teacher on 23 January 2019

Category: Class 4

Friction Investigation

Continuing looking at friction from last week’s lesson, we set up our investigation. We looked at which surfaces have the most and least friction. Todo this we used a shoe and force meter Andy dragged the shoe across different surfaces. The different surfaces that we investigated were: carpet,…

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Posted by Teacher on 16 January 2019

Category: Class 4