Welcome to Year 4!
Welcome to Year 4!
We hope you had a relaxing break and are ready for a new school year.
Our first topic is linking to World War One and we will be taking part in different activities to help us learn more about the war.
Pe will be on Tuesday and Thursday so please make sure you bring your PE kits into school to change during the day.
See you soon,
Mrs Collier and Mrs F
Week beginning: Monday 18th October 2021
Homework will be handed out on Monday 18th October.
Please make sure you are practising your times tables weekly. We will be learning some more times tables throughout the term so please make sure you are also practising them at home. I would also like you to recap times tables we have already learnt.
Spend 5-10 minutes each day to practise this week's spellings.
You should spend around 5-10 minutes each day practising your spellings, just like we would be doing in class.
- Pick a writing style to practise writing out your words (pyramid writing, rainbow writing, bubble writing etc) or make up your own style.
- Draw some pictures to help you learn and remember your words
- Create a collage of each words using lettering from magazines/newspapers
- Make up sentences or silly stories with your words. Remember to use a dictionary to check the meaning of words you are unsure of.
The spellings for this week are:
The children have been looking at addition this week and they will be looking at subtraction next week (wc 18.10.21). Please pick a minimum of 8 questions to answer including at least one challenge question.
This Week in Class:
This week, we will be learning about adding and subtracting 4-digit numbers.
This week, we will continue to learn about story writing. They will be taking part in different activities to develop their understanding of narrative writing.
The topic this week is Art where the children will be learning how to make poppies.
Stars of the week!
Rebecca and Zavier! Well done!
Ella! Well done!
Our Christian value this term is Thankfulness.
Glossary of English terms