Welcome to Year 4!
Year 4 Team:-
Class 4A– Mrs Wilson(Year Leader), TA- Mrs Rogerson, Mrs Veiga
Class 4B– Miss Sekhon , TA- Mr Snow, Mrs Bagley
Class 4C– Mr Maggio, TA- Mrs Esenwa
Topics for the year:
Term 1- Road trip USA!
Term 2- Burps, Bottoms and Bile
Term 3- Misty Mountain Sierra
Term 4- Potions
Term 5- 1066
Term 6- Playlists
PE – Please ensure your child has an appropriate PE kit including for outdoors (plain navy blue tracksuit).
Please see below for your child’s PE days:
Class 4a: Thursday
Class 4b: Wednesday
Class 4c: Monday
For online Abacus games the children will need to use their log in:
Username: first 4 letters of their first name followed by first 4 letters of surname.
School code: t7jg
Year 4 Weekly Updates
The children have now settled into the routines in their classrooms. Last week in maths the children have been writing and reading larger numbers into the thousands. They also learnt how to read and write Roman Numerals to 100. This week we will continue with out topic of place value by learning how to round numbers to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000. You can help your child at home by looking at Roman numerals and practising counting in multiples of 6,7,8,9, 25 and 100.
Last week during our English lessons the children wrote a postcard improving the one they wrote during the summer. Over the next two weeks they will be writing a diary entry based on a character description and the first chapter of our class novel The Indian in the Cupboard.
In science the children have been learning how electricity can be made with both renewable and non-renewable sources as well as its dangers! This week the children will start to learn how to make circuits.
In RE the children are learning about different parts of the children and how to look up Bible references. Please practice this with your child at home.
In our topic lesson we could the USA on a world map and learnt about its flag.
Don’t forget the year 4 talk for parents at five pm on Tuesday 18th September, Hope to see you there! It’s also our whole school mass on Thursday morning 20th September, everyone is welcome.