Summer Term

Welcome back to Summer Term. Hope you had a lovely break. I can’t believe that we are into our final term for this year already! We are going to be extremely busy again this term and are looking forward to starting some new topics again.

Maths

In Maths this term we are going to be working on mental strategies to solve different problems, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division, and lots of problem solving. We will also be using Roman Numerals during our lessons.

English

In English we are looking at short stories including fantasy stories, autobiographies and biographies and we will also be taking part in our own slam poetry sessions. We will be using the book ‘Mr Stink’ by David Walliams as a stimulus to help us to write our own stories.

History

Our topic for this term is Ancient Egypt. We are going to be learning about all aspects of life in Ancient Egypt and looking into the lives of the pharaohs and Tutankhamun. We are very excited for this topic.

Science

In Science we are learning about Animals including Humans and All Living Things. There is going to be lots of investigating going on in Year 4 this term for these topics.

Geography

Our Geography topic this term is looking at Human and Physical Features so we are taking the topic along the lines of Extreme Earth where we will be looking at tornados, tsunamis, earthquakes and much, much more.

Art

This term we will be looking at the work of Pablo Picasso and creating our own pieces of work inspired by the painter.

RE

Our focus for RE this term will be The Early Christians and The Church. We will continue to follow The Way, The Truth and The Life for this subject.

PE

PE will continue on a Tuesday afternoon with Terri. Please make sure that your child has the correct PE kit including pumps in school.

Music

Music will continue on a Friday afternoon with Mr Conway. Please make sure that your child brings their instrument into school on a Friday.

Forest School

It is Class 4’s turn at Forest School’s this term. This will take place on a Tuesday morning so please ensure that your child comes to school in suitable clothing for outdoors and brings their school uniform in a separate bag to get changed into before lunch. We cannot wait to learn some new skills.