Year 4

What's going on in Year 4?

Introduction to Year 4

Welcome to year 4. There are 2 classes: 4B & 4R. The teachers are: Miss Berko, Miss Rawlinson, Miss Coral and Ms Veasey.

In the Autumn Term we will be learning about:

Geography/History – Cities in the United Kingdom (Term 1) Anglo Saxons (Term 2)

Science: States of Matter (Term 1) Sound (Term 2)

RE: Islam (Term 1) Christianity – Christmas (Term 2)

Maths: Place Value (Term 1) Addition and Subtraction, Length and Perimeter, Multiplication and Division (Term 2)

In the Spring Term we will be learning about:

Geography/History – Uganda (Term 1) Mayans (Term 2)

Science: Electricity (Term 1)  Animals and Humans – Teeth and Eating (Term 2)

RE: Judaism (Term 1) Paganism (Term 2)

Maths: Multiplication and Division, Area  (Term 1) Fractions and Decimals (Term 2)

In the Summer Term we will be learning about:

Geography/History – Rivers (Term 1)   The Kingdom of Kush (Term 2)

Science: Food Chains – Animal Diet (Term 1)  Consolidation of Prior Learning (Term 2)

RE: Christianity – Easter (Term 1)  The Circle of Life (Term 2)

Maths: Decimals, Money and Time  (Term 1) Statistics, Properties of Shape and Positions and Direction (Term 2)

The books/texts we will be using in our English this year are:

Term 1: The Viewer – Shaun Tan, Anglo Saxons – Jane Bingham

Term 2: Haiku Poems, Horrible History Texts (e.g. the Angry Aztecs)

Term 3: Newspaper Reports re: the River Thames, Non-fiction Texts re: the Kingdom of Kush

Our expectations on home-learning are:

  • Weekly Mathletics to be completed – activities are set on Fridays and the deadline for completion is every Thursday.
  • Children to practise spellings for test every Friday.
  • Children to practise their times tables for regular testing
  • Children to read daily, ideally with an adult.

Any other relevant information:

PE and Art on Wednesdays – children to wear their PE kit on this day.

 

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Year 4 Staff

  • Elly Rawlinson
    Elly Rawlinson
    Year 4 Teacher
  • Bridget Berko
    Bridget Berko
    Year 4 Teacher
  • Carol Myers
    Carol Myers
    Learning Support Assistant
Elly Rawlinson
Year 4 Teacher
Bridget Berko
Year 4 Teacher
Carol Myers
Learning Support Assistant