Accelerated Reader at Riders

Accelerated Reader at Riders Hopefully you have heard all about Accelerated Reader and your children have told you all about it. If not, this guide is for you. I’ll explain what it is, who it is for and how you can help your child with their reading. What is Accelerated Reader (AR)? Accelerated Reader is […]

Year 4 Trip-Farm to Fork

Yesterday the whole of Year 4 visited our local Tesco Extra. Here we were given a behind the scenes tour of the superstore and gained valuable insight into where our food comes from and how it is made. First we were greeted by our smiley guide for the day, then we were all given clipboards, […]

Making Shapes!

Last week, to support our work on shape, we explored lots of different shapes and how we could make 2D shapes with our bodies. It was such a fun lesson! We tried making shapes on our own then buddying up and making shapes with our partners. We managed to make rectangles, triangles and even a […]

Topic Lessons – Natural Disasters

So far this half term, we have been learning all about the world we live in and how natural disasters occur. We began by looking at the layers of the earth and made our own models of what this would look like using play dough. Last week we were learning about tsunamis and created our […]

A Morning Full of Measuring for Chimps!

In Maths this week, we have been learning all about different types of measurement. We started by looking at money earlier in the week and today we have been measuring length, capacity and weight. We had to carefully work out what the scale was going up in on each of pieces of measuring equipment before […]