Year 4 Team
Teacher - Mr Lucas
Teaching Assistant - Mrs Chymera
Special Needs Assistant - Mrs Fairhurst
This is checked regularly but if the enquiry is urgent then please also contact the school office.
Homework is given out on a Friday and needs to be returned by Tuesday.
PE will be on a Wednesday and Thursday afternoon. PE kits can be left in school until the half-term break.
Reading in School
Reading books are to be handed in on the day written on the front of the reading record book. This is either Monday, Thursday or Friday.
Children are expected to read three times a week for at least 10 minutes. Please use the school reading bookmark to support you when questioning your child about what they have read.
If you have any questions regarding your child's reading book please make a note of this in their reading record book.
Below are some of the topics we are covering in class this term;
In Maths we will be focussing on;
Addition & Subtraction
Multiplication & Division
In English, we are looking at Newspaper Reports and writing our own article. We are also looking at elements of SPAG throughout the term.
In Science, we will be studying the topics;
Animals Including Humans
In History, we will be exploring The Romans looking at how they settled in Britain and their lifestyles.
In Geography, we will be looking at Our Local Area thinking about how it has changed over the years and how the land has been used.
Here are overviews for what Year 4 will be learning about in each subject during each term.
Below is the Year 4 Maths Overview indicating what the students will be learning throughout the school year.
Below is the Year 4 Calculation Policy. Please follow this when supporting your child to complete any Maths homework.
This section outlines the phonics and reading schemes that we use in Year Four.
Those children who require a reading intervention are taught following the 'Essential Letters + Sounds' scheme of work. This is a government approved synthetic phonics programme that has its own linked reading scheme. We are still providing books to read at home for depth alongside phonics linked books, where appropriate.
Our home and guided reading books are a mixture of schemes, including: Oxford Reading Tree, Rigby Rocket, Big Cat and Planet X. This is the colour band system we follow:
Common Exception Words for Y3/4
Below is a letter explaining what would happen if school was to close again and remote learning be recommenced.