Year 4

Welcome to Class 4
 
Your class teachers are Mrs Penman and Mr Davies.
 
The TA in our class is Mr Foster.
 
 
Curriculum for Autumn 2021
Click on the link below to look in detail at what we are doing this term.
 
English
This term in our English learning we will be covering Poetry (tongue twisters), Historical Narratives and  Arguments. We will do this using our knowledge of the vikings.
Maths
We will learn about Place Value to start our Autumn Term. We are now moving into working in thousands . Towards the end of the term, the children will begin to focus on Addition and subtraction 
History
This term in History we will be looking at the Anglo Saxons. We will study how they arrived in Britain, what their life was like and learn about heptarchy. Towards the end of our unit we will look into the forts they built and why they were so successful.
 
Important Dates
 
 
 
Class Mass 29th September 11.00am 
Parents are welcome to attend
 
 
 
Home learning
 
Children will have spelling,  TTRS and reading, as well as some IXL activities to complete. Any extra support you can provide for your children is much appreciated. 
 
Each week, the spellings will be handed out on  Tuesday  and set on Spelling Frame.
Many Thanks. 
PE
On days that we have PE, children should wear their PE kit coming into school and stay in it all day. Our PE days are Tuesday and Friday. PE kit is a plain white t-shirt, navy shorts and/or navy tracksuit bottoms/ jogging pants with either plimsolls or trainers. The children should wear their school jumper as normal. 
Reading
 
The children have completed their 'Star Reading Assessment' and now have reading books matched to their individual comprehension level. 
Please encourage your child to read everyday  and those on Accelerated Reader to quiz as we will be tracking their reading success.
RE
We will learn about Families and understanding words like ancestry, siblings, cousins and family tree. We will learn about Jesus' family tree, including Abraham and the promises that God made in the Old Testament. 
 
Handwriting practice can be found on letter join. Link below. 
 
 
Username: gt1054
Password: home
 
On a tablet the username is the same and the swipe code is the shape of a capital ‘L.’