Heybrook Primary and Nursery

Heybrook Primary and Nursery School

Year 4

Blue Class - Mrs Rudette

Aqua Class - Mrs Kausar

Turquoise Class - Mrs Towsey

 

PE Days

Blue Class - Tuesday

Aqua Class - Monday

Turquoise Class - Tuesday

Please ensure that your child has their PE kit in school:

black leggings/shorts/tracksuit bottoms

- white T-shirt

- black pumps/trainers

 

Homework

Please ensure that your children read at least 3 times a week and answer the questions in their reading record.

All children have spellings to complete for a test every Friday.

All children have a log in for Times Tables Rockstars. If they have forgotten their log in, please get them to ask their class teacher for it. 

 

 What we are learning this half term:

Our book: Marcy and the Riddle of the Sphinx by Joe Todd Stanton

Maths: Rounding, decimals, multiplication, 2D shapes

History: Ancient Egypt

Science: Human digestive system, teeth and food chains

DT: 3D nets

 

 

What we have learnt so far

 

English

The books we have read so far:

Pompeii

The Matchbox Diary

Pea Boy and other stories from Iran

Marcy and the Riddle of the Sphinx

 

Maths

What we have covered so far:

Place value 

Addition, subtraction, multiplication (column method) division (chunking)

2D shapes (quadrilaterals, triangles, symmetry, angles)

Length, perimeter and area

Converting measures 

Statistics (bar charts, line graphs, pictograms)

Time (analogue, digital)

Fractions

 

History

What we have covered so far:

Romans

Early Islamic Civilisation

Ancient Egypt

Migration

 

Geography:

What we have covered so far:

Italy and America

Iraq and Baghdad

Egypt

 

Science

What we have covered so far:

Materials (including testing the structure of a bridge)

States of Matter

Sounds (including making our own instruments)

Mummification of fruit

 

Art & DT

What we have covered so far:

Printing

Tessellation (Islamic Art)

Death Masks (Ancient Egypt)

Made ice-cream