Our Class

Sparrowhawk Class
 
Welcome to Year 3&4s class page!
 
Our teacher is Miss Willett and our Teaching Assistants are Mrs Heseltine and Mrs Offer.
 
P.E is every Friday. The children should have their kit everyday so that we can be flexible with our timetable.
 
Bury Rangers (Forest school) is every Wednesday afternoon. Please make sure the children have their forest kit and suitable coats and shoes.
 
Spellings is every Friday. We have a quiz on spellings given the previous Friday, and new spellings will be given.
 
This term's learning
 
Geography - Maps and Mountains
We are learning all about the world, focusing on Europe, North America and South America, learning the countries, capital cities and mountain ranges.
 
Science - Electricity
We are learning how to construct simple circuits using batteries, wires with crocodile clips, bulbs, switches, buzzers and motors. We are also learning about materials that make good conductors of electricity.
 
P.E - Netball
This half term in PE we are learning the skills and rules of Netball. We are learning chest passes, bounce passes, shoulder passes and over head passes. We are also learning the footwork rule and about the positions on the court.
 
Computing - Crumbles
This half term we are learning how to program a piece of hardware called a Crumble. We are learning how to make lights turn on and off, and change colour. We do this by constructing a circuit and connecting it to the computer before programming it using the software on a laptop.