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Year 4

Who's Who?

Mr Cook - Class Teacher

Mrs Goss - Learning Support Assistant

Mrs Evans - Learning Support Assistant


Class Routine

Monday  PE

Homework due in

Wednesday *P.E.

Homework given out




Homework is due in every Tuesday


Please ensure your child has a full PE kit to use during PE every week. Please have this in school every Monday.


As the weather is starting to warm up, please ensure children are sent in to with a water bottle if possible.


This half term we will be continuing our topic of Ancient Egyptians.

In History we will be looking at the Ancient Egyptians. We will look at the society in ancient Egypt and the most and least powerful people of the time. We will discover what a pharaoh was and how they were preserved in the after life. We will also explore the religious beliefs and the gods that they worshipped at the time.

In Maths this half term, we will be working with decimal numbers. We will be dividing numbers by 10 and 100 and looking at how numbers change when then become decimals. This unit of work will also include money and how we can add and subtract from this.

We will also being doing some work on telling the time to the nearest hour, minute and second. We will look at how to read write and convert time between analogue and digital clocks too.

This half term in English, we will be continuing to read ‘the Secrets of a Sun King’ and basing our work around this text. We will be working to create a newspaper report based on one of the events within the story and explore the layout and language techniques used within a newspaper report.

We will also be working on writing our own list of instructions for the mummification process and including information within these instructions from our topic lessons.

Our final piece of writing will be a narrative where we will be writing a new chapter for our book to continue the adventure we are reading about.

In Computing this half term we will be looking in more detail at how to construct a presentation to give information and how to input data in these.

In Spanish this half term, we will be exploring the Spanish words for different fruits and use these in oral and written sentences.

In our religious studies this half term we will be exploring the Pentecost and discussing the impact on this when Jesus left.

In Science this half term we will be finishing our exploration of sound. We will be looking at the effect of vibrations and how these are used in our lives. We will be observing changes in sounds and the waves they produce when recorded and trying to create a sound proof environment to reduce noise disruption. Finally we will be creating music and discussing how we hear the individual sounds created

What's happening this half term - Topic Web

Easter Rocks!

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E-Safety week November 2018

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E-Safety posters

Remembering 100 years

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My New Classroom

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Year 4

If you have any questions or suggestions for any of the Year 4 team please send us a message.