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Welcome to Year 4 

 

Hello and welcome to the Year 4 class page. The Year 4 teachers are Miss Andrews and Mrs Jones. We are supported by Mr Stainton and Miss Hallion. We will be updating our class pages regularly, giving you snapshots of our every day learning in class and any special events we may hold. 

 

Important Information

- Our PE sessions are on Wednesdays and Thursdays

- Children can change library books on a Wednesday, during our library session

- Homework:

- Times Tables: Children will have a personal times tables test each Wednesday based on an in class assessment

- Spelling: Each Friday, the children will have a spelling test based on the words from the Year 4 spelling curriculum

- Reading: Children will be expected to read regularly at home, completing their reading record with a minimum of 3 entries per week

 

Topics

Our Topic during Autumn Term 1 is 'Scavengers and Settlers.' The children will be finding out what our ancestors did in the Stone, Bronze and Iron ages.

 

During Autumn Term 2, our topic will be 'Inventions that changed the world'. This Design Technology and Science topic will focus on the who. what and when of product design and development and will lead us seamlessly in our Enterprise event, before Christmas. 

 

You can find out more about what we are learning across the whole curriculum by clicking on the links below:

 

 

Autumn Term 2- As part of our new topic 'How things work', the children designed and created their own robots. The children came up with some fantastic names for their robots!

Autumn Term 1- History. The children handled a range of artifacts from the Bronze, Iron and Stone Age. Below are their ideas for what the items were used for.

Autumn Term 1- Entry Point. For the entry point to our new topic 'Scavengers and Settlers' we created shelters using natural materials. Here are the children in creating mode!

Autumn 1- During the first week of Year 4, the children completed a number of team building activities. The children are building towers, using different materials, in these photographs. The children could choose whether to build the tallest or strongest tower and they were tested at the end of the session. Some managed to remain although others were not so lucky!

Autumn Term 1- 'Scavengers and Settlers'

Spring curriculum map...
Thank you all for a fantastic morning of Enterprise! The children have worked very hard to produce our products and you have kindly spent your hard earned cash with us this morning! We are very proud of our children and very thankful for your generosity.
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