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Welcome to Year 4!

 

         The team is Miss Denison, Miss Ash, Mrs Jubb and Mrs Naylor.

                                                      

 

Autumn 2

English

This half term we will be writing a non-chronological report about human impacts on animal habitats.

We will be reading The Eye of the Wolf by Daniel Pennac as well as looking at non-fiction information about rainforests and animals in captivity.

Our Book Study Text is The lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

Both these texts will link to our global theme of Power and Governance.

Maths

During Maths lessons we will be covering:

Addition

Subtraction

Multiplication

Division

Area and perimeter

 

Please use the children’s IXL logins and TimesTables Rockstars logins to help support them in the areas of learning we are doing.

Learning Journey

Our Learning Journey this half term will be comparing Egypt and the United Kingdom and looking at why people choose to settle in certain areas of the world.

We will be using and understanding different kinds of maps to understand what information we can get about each country and looking at the similarities and differences between countries.

Year 4 expectations

Please ensure your child is wearing school uniform and appropriate shoes for the day.

Please make sure they have the right PE kit of a white top and black bottoms and on the appropriate day (Thursday) they are wearing this kit to school.

On swimming days they should have swimming costumes, trunks or suits made of the appropriate fabric.  Please also ensure that if your child is coming to school in their swimming kit they do not have their underwear on underneath and they have it along with a towel to put on after swimming.

We would like children to read at home for a few minutes each day with an adult or older sibling if possible or on their own if this is not possible.

Please make sure that you are signed into your child’s Dojo account to receive the latest information from school. We also encourage:

  • IXL
  • Home reading
  • Timetables
  • Purple Mash
  • Timetable Rockstars
  • Spelling

We will set weekly independent home learning on class dojo and will expect all children to complete their homework every week and post it on their dojo or hand it in on paper.

 

Yearly overview Year 4 2021-2022

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