Welcome to Year 4
Teachers: Miss O’Carroll and Mr Charlesworth
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Britton, Miss Kearney, Mrs Newcomb, Mrs Press and Mrs Moate
Our topic this term is There and Back Again…
This term we’ll be linking some of our learning to our work in English, creating stories based around the characters in The Paper Dolls by Rebecca Cobb. The story revolves around adventure, traditions and memories, and will provide many opportunities to get the children thinking.
Key concepts being taught this term:
English - Voyage and Return stories, Instructions and Poetry
Maths – Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication and Division
Science – Electricity, Sound and States of Matter
Computing- E-Safety and Programming
Art- Drawing and Painting Skills – designing and painting our own Roman shields
Design Technology- Food Technology- bread making with the people from Warburtons. Building Lego catapults.
Geography – Local study focussing on settlements, in particular the key features of the Leigham area.
P.E and Games – Gymnastics and tennis.
R.E/ PSHCE- Christianity and Islam
Our P.E. days are on: Tuesday (indoor) and Wednesday (outdoor)
Homework is given out on Friday and due in on following Thursday
Spellings are given out on Friday and tested on the following Friday.