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Colston's Primary School A Co-operative Academy

Celebrating Diversity, Learning Together

Welcome to Year 4

Welcome back to Colston's for an exciting new year. We are looking forward to a great year ahead, full of new challenges and we can't wait to get started. 

On this page you can find information on our current learning for the term, homework, spellings and other useful information. Don't forget to check the 'Year 4 News' section at the bottom of this page for photos and information on what we have been up to.

 Emma, Dawn, Adam and the Year 4 team.

Meet the Year 4 team

Home Learning

Home learning in Year 4 consists of reading, spellings, maths and topic.

Reading

Children should aim to read at home for at least 10 minutes every day. For suggested reading in Year 4, see the following link: https://schoolreadinglist.co.uk/reading-lists-for-ks2-school-pupils/suggested-reading-list-for-year-4-pupils-ks2-age-8-9/

Spellings

Spellings will be sent home every Friday to be tested in class the following Friday. The first test will not be until the second week back. Look at the bottom of this page to find this week's spelling list. 

Maths

MyMaths homework will be set online every Friday to be completed by the following Friday. Letters will be going home near the beginning of term with details of how to access MyMaths online with passwords. Please speak to the class teacher if there are any problems accessing homework online.

Topic

At the start of each term, children will be given a bank of home learning options to complete each week. Homework should be handed in each Wednesday. Each piece will be marked from 1-3 (3 being the highest).

In the first week, children will just be asked to cover their home learning books.

(Updated 03.09.17)

Literacy and Numeracy

 

Literacy

This term we are reading two short stories of historical fiction. These are Invasion and Julius Caesar. 

Our spelling focus for the next two weeks will be: homophones

 

Numeracy

This term we will be looking at multiplication and division including times tables and formal written methods.

 Throughout our numeracy learning we will use our problem solving skills to apply our knowledge to a variety of contexts including real life problems.

Useful Information

We are looking for parent helpers to come in to read with children across the Year 4 classes. If you might be able to spare an hour or two each week, please let you child's teacher know. 

(Updated 28.09.17)

 

PE days

4W - Thursdays and Fridays

4A - Thursdays and Fridays

4H - Mondays and Fridays

Please ensure your child has the correct PE kit (white t-shirt or polo shirt, black shorts, joggers or leggings, trainers or pumps). 

Curriculum Overview

Here you can find information regarding all other aspects of the curriculum for this term. 

Term 1

Topic:

In term 2 our topic is Romans

PE:

Hockey and gymnastics

Music: 

Five gold rings

Art and design:

Theme: Romans - Media: Clay

RE:

Judaism

PSHE:

Celebrating difference (Jigsaw)

E-safety:

Rings of responsibility

Languages:

French - Pocket money

(updated 03.09.17)

Blue spellings

measure

treasure

pleasure

enclosure

furniture

picture

nature

adventure

century

certain

circle

Red spellings

sure

unsure

treasure

insure

assure

pleasure

measure

picture

century

certain

circle

business

Green Spellings

sure

unsure

treasure

insure

assure

pleasure

measure

some

them

 

 

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