Welcome to Year 4!
Miss Yapp - class teacher
Mrs Tull - teaching assistant
This term we have lots to look forward to! Our Topic this term is Africa which links nicely to our school play The Lion King. English and Topic will be closely linked this term to get the best writing from the children.
Summer term - Africa.
The value for this term is Friendship
Please can children have a full PE kit in school everyday. (t shirt, joggers/shorts, trainers) thank you.
Please encourage your children to hand in their Partnership Books.
Please can children remember to have water bottles in school!
What Year 4 will be covering this week: 1st July 2019.
This week we will be completing some maths challenges.
This week children will be allowed to write their own text.
This week we will be doing some SPaG games.
We will be reading Journey to the River Sea this term. Children will be asked a variety of questions whilst we are reading. We will also use this book to add to our vocabulary wall to extend children's vocabulary knowledge.
Homework and Key Dates:
week com 24th June - Testing week
Thursday 11th July 6pm - School Play
Friday 12th July - reports home and prize giving
week com 15th July - transition week
Wednesday 17th July - sports day pm
Maths homework will be handed out on a Monday and is due back the following Monday (Booklet).
Spellings will be handed out on a Monday (in partnership books and on the website) and children will be tested on the Friday.
We encourage you to still use DoodleMaths and Spelling Frame.
www.topmarks.co.uk - times table practice.
Here are some websites linked to poetry. Discuss what they feel the poem means, what they think the author's intended impact on the reader is, how it differs from another poem and whether or not they like the poem.
Spellings - Test date 28.6.19 (we will be doing the test on Monday 1st July due to jungle fever)
Spellings test date 5th July
Star of the Week
Xanthea and Lexie