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Year 4

Week beginning 9th July

In Maths this week we are learning 

In preparation for moving into Year 5, we are studying place value with larger numbers.

In English this week we are learning 


We are focusing on significant authors. Over the next two weeks, our significant author will be William Shakespeare. We will be doing a variety of reading, drama and writing activities inspired by Shakespeare's last play, the Tempest. We are also discovering more about the Globe theatre.




In IPC we are learning


This week we will be looking at solids, liquids and gases in 'Shake it!'


You can help your child by

  • Continuing to practise their Maths passport objectives with them.

  • When reading with them, ask them questions about words and phrases that interest them and encourage them to ask questions about what they read. Please sign your child's pupil planners when they read at home.

  • Ask your children what skills they have been practising at school this week.

  • Practise their spelling skills.

  • If a child can't take part in PE due to a medical reason, please send a note in to the class teacher.


Learning Log

The Year 4 staff are enjoying the variety of work produced by the children in their A to Z of interests. Please keep encouraging and supporting your child with this homework, which is due in on Thursdays.


Some children are also being given handwriting homework which is given out individually.