Welcome to Class 4

Autumn Term 2021

Teacher: Mrs Bange

 

Topic

 

 

Our Topic this half term is 

INCREDIBLE INDIA!

 

Writing

 

 

 

This half-term in English we will be learning to write an Indian traditional tale featuring the goddess Parvati as a force for good, based on the story The Old Man and the Magic Bowl. We will also be looking at other stories in ‘Seasons of Splendour’ by Madhur Jaffrey. 

In line with the New National Curriculum, we will be working regularly to improve our spelling, grammar and punctuation.

 

Reading

 

 

Children should read for 20 minutes each day at home, preferably to an adult. They should keep a record of their reading in their Reading Record and it should be signed by an adult. Please bring reading books back in to school each day.

 

Maths

 

 

This half term we will be learning:

  • Number: Place Value
  • Number: Addition and subtraction
  • Measurement: Length and perimeter
  • Number: Multiplication and division

By the end of Year 4 Children should know all of their multiplication tables and division facts up to 12 so please support your child's learning of these.

 

R.E

 

 

This half term we will be investigating the question: Why do Muslims call Muhammad the 'seal of the prophets'? 

 

Things to remember!

 

 

P.EPE kits suitable for indoor and outdoor use should be in school at all times. Our PE slots are on Tuesday and Friday.

Homework- Given on Friday, to be handed in on the following Thursday.

 

Useful Links

 

 
Here is a link to the Class Dojo website
How we assess Writing (scroll to find Year 4)How we assess Maths (scroll to find Year 4)

Class 4 Grammar Terminology