Year 4 Book Making at St John’s Infant School

Year 4 Book Making at St John’s Infant School

As part of our book week, year 4 went to work with Reception classes at St John’s. The children worked in pairs to create their own books. There were lots of different materials to choose from and the range of books created was remarkable.There were traditional tales, new stories, old stories re-told and non-fiction books. Both sets of pupils agreed that it was great fun to make their own books. Year 4 Holly said, “the best part was helping the smaller children to make their writing the right shape, I helped my partner using the...
Year 4 at Kew Gardens

Year 4 at Kew Gardens

All of year 4 went to Kew Gardens, one of the most famous garden in the world. We went as part of our topic on rainforests and saw many plants that we had only seen in books before. We went up to the three top walk way, we saw what it is like to spend your life 30m up in the tops of the trees. Inside the Palm House we experienced the warm, humid conditions of the rainforest. Emma, a Kew Gardens Teacher, showed us around many of the plants we have studied in books; including ginger, vanilla and coco beans! We had a great...