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PE Summer 1 21/05/19
This half term in P.E, Ash class have started looking at the skills required to play Tennis . Their first lesson focused on handling the racquet and the different types of shots; forehand, backhand and volley. In the upcoming weeks they will explore this further and have a chance to practice these skills to be able to use them in matches. They’ve made an excellent start so well done Ash class.
PE Spring 1 28/1/19
This half term in PE, Ash have started looking at the important skills required to play Netball. Their first lesson focused on the three different types of passes that can be made. They then looked at the Do’s and Don’ts of playing Netball. In the upcoming weeks they will learn more skills and practice these to be able to use them in games. They’ve made an excellent start so well done Ash class.
Autumn 2 Overview
Here are some of the topics we will be engaging with this half-term:
Literacy: Newspaper reports and Poetry
Maths: Problem Solving and Shape
Topic: The Romans
Computing: Composing digital music
PSHE: Celebrating Difference
PE: Swimming and Orienteering
17.12.18 - Maths
Ash class have been hard at work practising their times tables this week, so if they would like to practice them more over the holidays, these websites are good for improving their speed!
This half term in P.E, Ash class have been looking at orienteering. They have learnt about drawing and reading maps, working in teams and compass reading. The children have started creating their own obstacle course and drawing a map with a key for another group in their class to follow. Well done to Ash class for an excellent start to this topic.
For our Art Day, we looked at 'The Umbrellas' by Pierre-Auguste Renoir and thought about his use of colour, light and shade. We then experimented with practising mixing tones and shades of colours and using those to paint our own umbrellas!
10.09.18 - Autumn 1 - Swimming & P.E
The children have stayed in their swimming groups from Year 3 and will be working hard on being able to swim 25m, front and back. If they can already swim 25m, they are going to be focusing on different strokes and deep water safety.
This half term in P.E, Ash class have been learning about Cricket and the various skills needed such as trapping, throwing, catching and batting. They have also being learning about bowling and fielding. The children have worked really hard in a variety of different activities to master these skills.