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 21st May 2018

Wednesday 23rd May: House Group Activities Day

Friday 25th May: Dot Day (Please wear dots)

ENGLISH:  We shall be enjoying the story of a robot called Wallé and using  the story to rehearse skills of: speech marls, handwriting, conjunctions and plural possession.

MATHS: We will undertaking tasks in Measure, Shape and Data Paper. There will be no formal homework, however it would be helpful if you could go over the times tables and telling the time with your child.

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.

MUSIC:  We will be learning a song in relation to the book, ‘The Dot’ by Peter Reynolds.

Summer Term Year 4 Recorder Concert on Wednesday 11th July at 9.10 a.m. in the school hall. Please make a note of this in your diaries.

P.E: Please make sure your child has a  P.E kit for House Group Day on Wednesday 23rd May.

SCIENCE: We shall continue our topic about Electricity.

COMPUTING:   We shall be editing computer photographs and removing red eye.

DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY: After half term, we shall we making robots with a light up component. Please can you start saving small boxes which we can use to make the robots? The body must be no larger than a shoe box and a smaller box will be required for the head. We will let you know when the children need to bring their boxes into school. Thank you.

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
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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