Year 4

Teaching Team – Mr M. Ownsworth, Mrs G. Saxelby,
Mrs T. Gabbidon, Mrs C Lawton, Mrs G O’Shea, Mrs H Pollitt,

Welcome to our Year 4 web page – we hope you find all the information you require here.

Weekly activities to support your child’s learning:

  • Daily reading. Please discuss the text with your child, ask questions and sign the home school diary. The book bag must come into school each day.
  • New spellings will go into the home school diaries on Tuesdays to be tested the following Tuesday. Please try and learn a few words with your child each night.
  • Additionally, please try and learn a few words each week from the Year 3/4 word list found at the bottom of this web page.
  • A requirement by the end of Year 4, is for each child to know their times tables up to 12 x 12. Please try to work on a few facts each night.

Week Commencing Monday 16th July 2018

ON-GOING HOMEWORK:  We are really keen for the children to become fluent at their times tables and this means regular practise at home and at school. Therefore, we have put some links to multiplication games onto our school website on the Year 4 page, which we would like the children to play in order to increase their fluency.

HEALTHY MIND AND BODY WEEK: PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD HAS A P.E KIT IN SCHOOL EVERY DAY THIS WEEK. HATS, SUNCREAM & WATER BOTTLES ALSO ADVISED.THANK YOU.

During the week as well as continuing with our science curriculum, we shall be learning more about how to keep our minds and bodies healthy. We will find out more about our teeth, the work of Young Carers and how to keep a healthy mind.

Monday 16th: R.E themed dancing. Talk from a Dental Nurse.

Tuesday 17th: Healthy and Happy Mind Assembly. Mindfulness workshop. Activities with Christians in Schools at St. Chads. If you can help accompany the children to St. Chads and back from 1.00p.m until the end of school, please see your child’s class teacher.

Wednesday 18th:  Fun cricket with Mr Belfield. Walking to Romiley Forum to see the Year 6 Production..If you can help accompany the children to the Forum and back from 1.00p.m until the end of school, please see your child’s class teacher.

Thursday 19th: Young Carers Assembly. Young Carers Workshop.

Friday 20th: A science themed day.

MUSIC: We shall be finding our more about how sound is made and heard and understanding pitch and volume. We shall also be singing songs about animals and how to care for The Earth.

COMPUTINGPupils will be continue to work on ‘Scratch’ programming.

SCIENCE: We continue with our work about ‘Sound’ and shall be finding out more about the workings of the human ear. Additionally we shall be starting a mini topic about changes in our environments where we shall learning more about how animals can adapt to their environments and what we can do to care for our planet.

We are always happy to answer any questions or queries that you may have, so please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Curriculum Links & Documents
School Newsletter – Term 1 2017
School Newsletter – Term 1/2 2017
School Newsletter – Term 2/1 2018
School Newsletter – Term 2/2 2018
School Newsletter – Term 3/1 2018
School Newsletter – Term 3/2 2018
Year 4 Termly Curriculum Overview
PSHE Overview – Year 4
Year Group Expectations – Year 4
Years 3-4 Word List
Year 4 Parent Handbook
Year4 Newsletter Term 1
Year4 Newsletter Term 2

 

Useful External Links & Resources

My Maths - This Week's Homework

My Maths – This Week’s Homework

Number Twins

Number Twins Game

Splat Square

Splat Square – Multiplication Pattern

Double and Halve

Doubling and Halving

Power Lines

Power Lines – Maths

First News

First News – Young People’s Newspaper

Hit the Button - Mental Maths

Hit the Button – Mental Maths

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