Miss Davis
Class Teacher – 4SD

Mr Stanton 
Class Teacher – 4AS

Mrs Green

PPA Cover Teacher- Class 9 and Class 10

 

Mrs Tolley 
LSA

Mrs Tonkin
LSA

 

Autumn Term – Extreme Earth

Values: Hope and Peace

 

 

 

Throughout the Autumn term, we will be investigating the physical geography of our planet and learn about natural disasters. We will study volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis and tornadoes. We will develop our knowledge of Italy and learn more about their cuisine and famous, influential artists.

Spring Term – Secrets of the Saxons

Values: Respect and Forgiveness

Throughout the Spring term, we will experience life as an Anglo-Saxon and discover how their culture, society and beliefs have affected life in Britain. Children will study the geography of the United Kingdom, using maps and atlases. Children will explore crime and punishment during the Anglo-Saxon times and create their own Saxon homes, jewellery and shields.

Summer Term – Tomb Raiders

Values: Community and Faith

Throughout the Summer term, we will travel back in time to Ancient Egypt to learn more about the achievements of this great civilisation. We will learn about the Ancient Gods, how to mummify dead bodies and create animations.

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Class 9 – Darci L

Class 10 –

Class 9:  Daniel E 

Class 10: 

 

 

Achieved Silver Club- Finlay M (Class 9) 
Achieved Gold Club – Autumn H-L (Class 9)

 

Weekly Spellings

In Year 4, children will be learning their spellings at school however if you would like to support your child at home, please see below to find out our spellings for the week. 

Miss Davis’ and Mr Stanton’s group :

A4 Poster ‘ssion’ spellings- when root words end is -ss or -mit

Mrs Tonkin’s spelling group:

  A4 Poster -ly suffix (no change to the root word)

Home Learning in Year 4


Maths – each week children will be required to complete a short series of Maths problems that encourage them to use a variety of their Maths skills. When completing Maths tasks, children should be encouraged to show their workings.
Maths home learning will be set on a Friday and due on a Wednesday.


English – each week children will be required to read a short text and answer questions about the text that show their understanding and develop their comprehension skills. When completing English tasks, children should be encouraged write in full sentences.
English home learning will be set on a Wednesday and due on a Monday.


Reading – children should be encouraged to read as many times as possible per week, with a minimum requirement of at least 3 times per week. Please ensure that this is logged on their reading records.


Times Tables – it is expected that children practice their times tables as often as possible and we would encourage the use of tablet apps and games to assist with this, especially DoodleMaths.

Important Dates

2018

Friday 21st December- KS2 Praise Assembly 9am/ End of Term

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Autumn Term 2018
House Point Total – 9547

 

Autumn Term 2018
House Point Total –

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Class 9 – Megan P and Riley P

Class 10 – Martha B and Jessica O-S 

 

Class 9 – Alex M

Class 10 – Molly R

Useful Websites / Apps

In Year 4, there are lots of websites / apps that we use to support and extend the children’s learning. The list below is not exhaustive, but does include some of the websites and apps that we use on a regular basis. 

Are there websites or apps that your children enjoy using and that you use at home to support your child’s learning? Please let us know as we are always on the lookout for new sources of inspiration to support your children!

Year 4 News