Welcome to Cedar Class!

Year 4

Class Teacher: Miss Wrightson

Teaching Assistant and Support Assistants:  Mrs Ley, Miss Richardson and Mrs Sergeant. 

 

 Don't forget! You can play Spelling Shed and Times Table Rockstars at home! 

Click on the words for the link to their webpages.

 

Exciting news!

Year 4 are lucky enough to be apart of the linking schools project!

We will be linking with another Year 4 class at Lapage Primary School in Bradford. Where we will build on our spiritual, moral, social and cultural skills in order to make new friends and to promote British values. 


Maths 

                                                                                                                                                 

This term we will be continuing to develop our knowledge of place value. We will be applying our knowledge to thousands numbers and begin to explore rounding to the nearest 10 and 100. We will be partitioning numbers, ordering and will even look at negative numbers.

 

We will also be continuing with our school wide push towards increasing times tables fluency, so please encourage your child to work on their key instant recall facts alongside their spellings and any other homework they are given.     

 

English

This term we will be focusing on writing an explanation text. We will be writing about the ancient Egyptian process of mummification. We will using expanded noun phrases and will continue to build on our grammatical knowledge by learning and using fronted adverbials.

Topic

Our Topic for this term is Walk like an Egyptian! In this topic we will learn all about how the ancient Egyptians lived. We will discover where Egypt is, who some of their famous rulers were and about their gods. Whilst also finding out the uses of pyramids! It is a very exciting and interesting topic that will be fun to learn.

 

Science

Our Science topic this term is animals including humans. We will discover how our digestive system works and the different types of our teeth. Looking at the natural world we will also discover food chains where we will explore the different types of predators and prey there are in different environments.

 

P.E

Our P.E days are Wednesday and Thursday. We will be doing P.E. inside and outside this half term. 

Please make sure your child has indoor pumps and a jacket and trousers for outdoor P.E. Please ensure that kit is clearly  labelled.

 

Music

This year Cedar class are lucky to be learning the guitar with Mr Boyes.  

Our lessons take place on Thursday mornings. 

 

Homework

Homework is topic based. Your child will be given 4 weeks to complete their project. If you require any extra resources for their homework, please do not hesitate to ask. 

 

 Please check planners regularly as notes and weekly spellings will be sent home in them. 

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Miss Wrightson