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



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



The books we have read so far:


The Matchbox Diary

Pea Boy and other stories from Iran

Marcy and the Riddle of the Sphinx



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)




What we have covered so far:


Early Islamic Civilisation

Ancient Egypt




What we have covered so far:

Italy and America

Iraq and Baghdad




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:


Tessellation (Islamic Art)

Death Masks (Ancient Egypt)

Made ice-cream