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Year 4 Spring 1

Happy New Year everyone!

This half-term, we will be learning:

Maths: Geometry (Angles, Properties of 2D shapes, Symmetry, Position and direction)

English: A Polish Legend, tourist leaflets

Science: Sound

RE: Hinduism

Topic: Ancient Egypt

Art and DT: Egyptian hieroglyphics and death masks

PSHE: Rights and responsibilities

PE: Dance

Mrs Hallworth and Mrs Broadbent

Year 4- Schools Linking Project

Year 4 are proud to be taking part in the Schools Linking Project and have been paired with a Year 4 class at Shipley CE Primary School. They have exchanged bookmarks and letters and met at Nell Bank on the 11th of November.

They all had a fantastic day and made lots of new friends!

Well done, Year 4!

Mrs Hallworth, Mrs Broadbent and Miss Teale

Year 4 Autumn Term 2

This half-term we are learning:

Maths: Measuring length, calculating perimeter and area, multiplication and division

English: Writing and performing a rhythm and rap poem, writing an explanation text

Science: Living things and their habitats

RE: The deeper meaning of festivals

Art: Painting poppies and drawing animal habitats

PE: Gymnastics

ICT: Programing

Mrs Hallworth, Mrs Broadbent and Miss Teale

Year 4 Autumn Term 1

This half-term we are learning:

English: A warning story, advertisements, acrostic poems

Maths: Place value, addition and subtraction

Science: States of Matter

Topic: The Maya Civilisation

RE: What king of world did Jesus want?

PE: Games (Basketball)

Dates for your diary:

Thursday 3rd October: Harvest Festival

Tuesday 15th October: Trip to York Chocolate Story

Mrs Hallworth, Mrs Broadbent and Miss Teale

Year 4 – Summer 1

This half term we are learning:

  • Maths: Decimals, Money problems, Units of measurement
  • English: A Nonsense poem, Newspaper articles
  • Topic: Mountains and rivers
  • RE: Kingdom of God (When Jesus left, what was the impact of Pentecost?)
  • PSHE: Responsibility
  • Art/DT: Art movements (Renaissance, Baroque, Surrealism), Landscapes (Gauguin),                    collages (Matisse)
  • PE (Tuesdays): Games

Dates to note:

Tuesday 21st May: Residential meeting at 3.30pm

Year 4 Spring 2

This half term we are learning:
 Maths: Area, fractions and decimals
 English: recounts, wishing stories
 Science: living things and their habitats
 RE: Shove Tuesday, Lent , Easter
 PSHE: Respect
 Art/DT: Mardi Gras masks, self-portraits, sketching animals
 PE (Tuesday): Games
 ICT: Scratch (Games and quizzes)

Dates to note:

19/03: water safety presentation
11/04: Easter service in church

Mrs Hallworth

Autumn 2 in Year 4

This half term, we will be learning:

Maths: Addition and subtraction, multiplication and division
English: A warning story (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and Advertisements
Science: States of matter (Solid, gas or liquid?)
Topic: The Maya Civilisation
RE: The meaning of religious festivals (Christianity, Judaism and Islam)
PE: Dance

Dates for your diaries:
Thursday 1st November: Parents Evening
Friday 9th November: Dental hygiene session with school nurse
Tuesday 13th November: Individual school photographs
Wednesday 12th December: Trip to York Chocolate Story
Thursday 13th December: School Christmas Fair
Tuesday 18th December: KS2 Christmas Dinner

Mrs Hallworth

Year 4 Autumn Term 1

Welcome back everyone!
Year 4 have had a great start to the year, working hard and producing good quality work already!
Well done, Year 4! Keep it up!

This half term we are learning:
 Maths: Place value
 English: Instructions, Recipes, Poetry (Free verse and Acrostic poems)
 Science: Animals including Humans
 Topic: Global food
 RE: The Creation story, Harvest, The gospel (What kind of world did Jesus want?)
 PSHE: Love
 Art/DT: Drawing and painting fruit and vegetables, Giuseppe Arcimboldo
 PE (Tuesdays) : Games
 ICT: Internet safety, Keyboard skills, copying and pasting images, research on Global food

Dates to note:
4/10/18 : Open morning
11/10/18: Harvest Festival

Mrs Hallworth

Year 4 Summer 2

Summer 2

This half term we are learning:
 Maths: Statistics (Pictograms, bar graphs, pie charts and line graphs)
 English: A Portal story (The Lion , the Witch and the Wardrobe), Instructions
 Science: Scientists and Inventors
 Topic: all around the World
 RE: Ramadan, Eid, The Journey of Life (Hinduism and Islam)
 PSHE: Wisdom
 Art/DT: Narnia shoe box diorama
 PE (Wednesdays): Athletics
 ICT: Communication

Mrs Hallworth

Year 4 Summer 1

This half term we are learning:
 Maths: Decimals and fractions, Money problems, Units of measurement
 English: A Nonsense poem, a Quest, Recipes
 Science: Animals including Humans
 Topic: Global Food
 RE: Ascension day, Pentecost, The Journey of Life (Judaism)
 PSHE: Justice
 Art/DT: Giuseppe Arcimboldo
 PE (Wednesdays): Bradford Bulls sessions
 ICT: Scratch: Questions and Quizzes (Creating and debugging programs)

Dates to note:

27th April: Open morning (E Safety)
2nd May: Lapage visit to St Paul’s