This week, Jenny from Chester Zoo came in to deliver her last session on sustainable palm oil. She started with a quiz to assess how much we had learnt. We are proud to say we are now experts. We then created posters informing people about how they can help resolve the problem of endangered
This week we did an investigation to illustrate Charles Darwin's theory of natural selection. We placed newspaper circles on a white and newspaper background. We placed white circles on a white and newspaper background. We observed how many of each circle we could pick up in 15 seconds. The white circles on the newspaper background were easier to spot so more of them were picked up. In the same way, animals and plants which adapt to their environment are less likely to be killed by predators.
This week we have learnt how to create a powerpoint using custom animation. Our powerpoints will be used to teach year five about changing reported to direct speech. Here's an example.
Reported speech: Bob said that he wanted to go home.
Direct speech: Bob said, " I want to go home."