Welcome to Year 4
Welcome to Year 4's class page. This term we are learning about the Anglo-Saxons in our history based topic of Invaders and Settlers and electricity for science. On this page, you will find our Year 4 curriculum map, which gives the overview of learning across the year; weekly homework; and any additional information we need to communicate with our parents. If you would like further information about learning at St Peter’s, please visit the curriculum section of our website. If you would like to speak to one of the Year 4 teachers about learning, please do not hesitate in contacting us.
Friday 21st September
Our visit to Mountfitchet Castle is on Friday 28th September. Please remember that children will need to be in school for 8.20 am to be registered. If you are available to help on this trip, please indicate on Parentmail and we will get back to you by Tuesday. Please make sure that your child brings a water-proof jacket as we will be outside for all of this trip. We do not need money for the shop.
For homework this week, please see the attached sheets on our homework page. Homework should be dated and written in pencil (for maths) or pencil or blue handwriting pen (for literacy). Work should be written into the homework books. Please do not stick sheets into the book.
Please practise your x3 times tables and spellings from the Year 4 homework page for a test on Thursday.
There is no need to record this in the homework book.
We will continue to swim on Mondays until Monday 19th November.
Please remember to bring in your swimming bag which contains: a swimming costume (one piece for girls and pant-style trunks not shorts for boys) , a swimming cap and a towel. Goggles are optional. All children are expected to wear a swimming cap. Children must NOT wear jewellery/ watches. Any verrucas must be covered by a plastic verruca sock. Please check that all your clothes are labelled.
Thank you for your support.
Spelling / Multiplication and Division Facts - It is expected that you know all your tables up to 12 x 12 and can spell ALL the words on the Year 3/4 list (see our curriculum page).
Days - PE is on Mondays (swimming) and Wednesdays (outdoors). Please make sure your child has a navy blue tracksuit. Library day is Thursday.
Equipment - Please remember to label all your clothes (including PE kit and hats and gloves) and your water bottle and sandwich box.
Homework - Mathematics Homework, Literacy homework and new spellings/ tables will be published on our class page. Please date and complete homework in the homework by Wednesday.
Snacks - Please ensure you have a healthy snack of fruit or vegetables or salad or plain breadsticks or plain rice cakes or plain popcorn each day. Water bottles should be filled and may be topped up from our water dispensers during the day. Try to bring fruits in a combination of different colours as part of your five-a-day and our aim to 'Eat a Rainbow'.
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