Welcome to Year 4
Please see below a copy of this half term's topic web, homework list, a letter to parents and carers and a copy of this half term's spelling list.
If you have any questions or queries then please don't hesitate to speak to us.
The Year 4 team!
May we remind you that reading with your child is an extremely important daily habit that will help them develop a life long love of reading, as well as building key learning skills and enhancing their general knowledge. It is also a relaxing way to end the day.
Each child will soon have an appropriately levelled reading book and a reading record. You can pass on any comments in these records and also use it to record any other reading material your child reads/you read with your child.
Every Thursday morning their will be a small times table test in Class 4. It is therefore essential that you help your child to learn ALL the times tables from x2 - x12. Knowing times tables by heart makes maths easier for children and aids them in completing daily challenges.
There is a statutory times table assessment for all children in Year 4 in the summer term (more information will follow), so we are keen to ensure the children are 'on the ball' with their times tables this year!
Please remember to use Sumdog, it is a great resource for practising times tables and key Maths facts.
Each Thursday after the times tables test, the children will be given one specific times table fact to learn before the re test the following week.
- Our PE days are Tuesday and Wednesday. Please come in your PE kit!
- Library dates for this half term are: Friday 13th November and Friday 4th December. Please send any library books you have at home in on these days as these are THE ONLY DAYS children can change them and take 2 new ones home.
Please take a look at our special Advent Calendar created by staff which we hope you and your child will enjoy together.
Please feel free to contact school if you have any issues or concerns and arrange a chat with one of the team.