Year 4 2018 - 2019

Mrs Leake

Mrs Hover

Mrs Hilsden

Mrs Jenson

Welcome to the Year 4 Homepage!

Autumn Term: First half

 

We hope you have all had a well-deserved break and are looking forward to starting Year 4!

In English, we will be looking at Anthony Browne's book, 'Gorilla' which will then lead to research based work using books such as 'Gorilla Journal' by Caroline Franklin and 'Ape' by Martin Jenkins. 

In the second half of the term we will be looking at poetry, and wildlife documentary film clips by David Attenborough and Giles Clark (Tigers about the house) where we will explore the theme, 'Act for Wildlife'.  This theme will also inspire our work in Art and D&T.

In Science, we will be looking at 'Living things and their habitats' and our Geography topic this term is a European study using geographical skills with a focus on France.

In French lessons, we will learn how to greet each other and talk more about ourselves and then later in the term, we will learn the French names for animals and how to describe them.  We will be looking at Christianity in RE.

We will be focusing on the following themes in Maths:

Number: Place Value

Number: Addition and Subtraction

Measurement: Length and Perimeter

Number: Multiplication and Division

Remember to practise your times tables, please see the Topmarks website on the Maths class page.

On Mondays, we will be playing Samba instruments with Chris our 'Music For Life' teacher and different Games and Gymnastics skills will be taught in P.E. 

 

Homework

Homework this week is Maths rounding.

Spellings use the prefix im- mortal, immortal, polite, impolite, possible, impossible, perfect, imperfect, practical, impractical, patient, impatient

 

 

 

PE / PPA 

(Planning, Preparation & Assessment)

This term, Mrs Mabbott will teach French last session on a Wednesday (Mrs Hover's PPA) and Mrs Leake's PPA will be taught by Mrs Turnbull on a Friday morning (P.E.).

 

 Timetable 

Day

Activity

Monday

Music For Life  - Samba 

Tuesday

 

Wednesday

 Games 

Thursday

Guided Reading -reading books exchanged

Friday

P.E.

New spellings and H/W sent home

 

 

 

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Contact the School

Oldfield Primary School

Green Lane
Vicars Cross
Chester
Cheshire
CH3 5LB

Main Contact: Headteacher Mr Alan Brown or Bursar Mrs Louise McComb

Tel: 01244 981772
admin@oldfield.cheshire.sch.uk

SEN Contact: Mrs Nikki Bailey

SEN Email: 'nikki.bailey@oldfield.cheshire.sch.uk