Dosbarth Hazel

Croeso i Dosbarth Hazel
Year 4
Miss G Branch
Parents Information
Jan 2016
PE is on Tuesday afternoon.
 Please ensure that all children have their PE kits in school with  appropriate footwear. 
No jewellery to be worn.

Home Reading Books
Every child has been allocated a reading day. Please can you ensure that books are brought in on their day so they can be listened to and books changed. Please write a short comment in their orange reading record and sign when you have heard your child read.  They will also read once a week within a group. 

Learning Logs
New topic activities will be given out very soon. However, there are still lots of outstanding learning logs from the autumn term. Please can you ensure that these are returned so the new activity log can be stuck in.
Learning Information
Spring Term 2016
This half term our topic is:
Children of the Revolution

This project has a history focus and teaches children about the Victorian era including the lives of the rich and poor and other significant social and moral changes of the 19th century. At the heart of this project children learn how to write newspaper and other reports on an historical theme.

In this project the children will learn:

• About the Victorian era;
• About the social, moral and technological issues of the day;
• About the important people of the day including those who influenced and made changes;
• How to write a range of reports;
• About the differences between childhood in the present day and in Victorian times.
Class Announcements

Class 4 had a great time at Cyfarthfa Castle and Joseph Parry's cottage.  It was great fun dressing up in Victorians costume.  We learnt that rich women wear a crinoline to make their dresses puff out and a bustle to make their bottoms look big!