Welcome to Year 4. Staff. Mr. Wilson, Head of Year 4 (PPA) Miss. Degri, 4D Miss. Bartlam, 4B Mrs. Serpell, 4S Mrs. Gessey, Year 4 Teaching Assistant (PPA) Miss. Dewell, Year 4 Teaching Assistant Mrs. Walters (PPA). Timetables/Daily Routines.
Welcome to Year 4
Mr. Wilson, Head of Year 4 (PPA)
Miss. Degri, 4D
Miss. Bartlam, 4B
Mrs. Serpell, 4S
Mrs. Gessey, Year 4 Teaching Assistant (PPA)
Miss. Dewell, Year 4 Teaching Assistant
Mrs. Walters (PPA)
Gardening club – Monday 12.30pm
Chess club – Thursday 1pm
Homework club – Thursday 12.30pm
Choir – Thursday 12.30pm
Morning playtime is at 10.30-10.45.
KS1 children can go to the canteen to buy drinks. Fruit is provided free of
KS2 children can go to the studio to buy drinks and healthy snacks or toast.
Children should not take food from lunchboxes at playtimes.
Equipment is provided in all playgrounds for children to play with and the
trim trail (KS1) and tyre park (KS2) are on a rota basis.
There is NO FOOTBALL allowed.
Literacy - Persuasive Writing, Poetry, Stories In Imaginary Worlds, Playscripts
Maths - Varied topics following the National Curriculum (Abacus Evolve Scheme)
Topic - Rainforest (Geography based)
Literacy – Information Texts, Stories with Historical settings, Stories from other cultures.
Maths - Following the National Curriculum.
Topic – Romans
Literacy – Explanation Texts, Stories with Dilemmas, Poetry and Recounts.
Maths – Following the National Curriculum.
Topic – Local Study
Year 4 are beginning the new curriculum in Literacy, Maths and Science.
After Christmas the new curriculum will be rolled out to all subject areas.
There will be a meeting later in the year for parents to find out more about the new curriculum.
It has not been finalised by the government.
Friday is Homework Day!
Maths – Handed in to Set Teacher by Thursday
Spellings – Differentiated lists to be tested on the following Friday
Reading – Books sent home. Please encourage children to read daily.
Topic – Occasional tasks given.
We welcome any parent helpers in year 4.
Many parents come to help in school with
If helpers are coming in regularly we will need to
make arrangements for them to be DBS checked through
the school, even if already DBS checked through
All helpers or visitors should come through main School
office and be signed in officially.
Trips are normally planned around our Topic work and these are planned and arranged in the Autumn Term.
Rainforest Topic – We hope to have a visit from the “Animal Man.” Autumn Term.
A Theatre visit - 26th November 2013
A Roman day.
A Year 4 Residential – Outdoor Learning and activities – 12th – 14th May 2013.
(one year group each half term choose)