Year 4

Giants Class

Welcome back to the new school year

Year 4 Staff:-   

  • Miss L McGaw (Class Teacher)
  • Mrs McDermott (Teaching Assistant)
  • Miss Valentine (Teaching Assistant)

PE

PE in Year 4 is on a Tuesday. Please ensure your child has shorts, a PE t-shirt and trainers or pumps in school. Any children without a full kit will be unable to take part in PE sessions.

Homework

Reading

Children are expected to read at home every night and bring their book bags into school every day. Children who have their reading record signed 3 time in a week will receive a raffle ticket for our class reading prize draw at the end of each half term.

TTRockstars

Children will be expected to go on TTRockstars at home to become fluent at their times tables. Prizes and certificates will be given as they improve their Rockstar status!

Spelling

Children will be given a spelling list to learn on Tuesdays and will have a test on the following Monday.

Our Term

There are lots of exciting things to look forward to in Year 3 this half term.

  • Literacy:- This term we will be focusing on Explanation texts and Fantasy writing. We will be looking at the books ‘Wallace and Gromit’ and ‘The Firework Makers Daughter’

  • Mathematics: We are being with Place Value to 10000 before moving on to addition and subtraction.
  • Topic: ‘Electricity.  This half term we will be looking at Electricity and sound. We will be learning all about circuits and will be creating our own electronic games.
  • Electricity Topic