Year 4

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Pupils in year 4 will be 8 or 9 years old, with most of them having their 9th birthday during the school year.  The class teachers are Mr J Soley in 4JS and Miss Sajid in 4HS who are ably supported by the TAs –  Mrs Shirran, Mrs Robertson, Mrs Rolfe, Mrs Toyne, Mrs Ford, Mrs Wright and Mrs Welsh.  

This is the children's second year in the juniors and they understand the expectations of them in the juniors. They have half a term of swimming in the autumn term and also visit Hazard Alley to learn about keeping safe in different situations. 

What the Year 4 curriculum covers

 

Our special events this year
Good to know Class news
 

Autumn Term Special Events

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 Topic  The Chilterns
Stop Thief!
 Parents invited in for..    Burglar Alarm Inspection!
 Wow events FUDGE Day  Watch the trial
 Trips  
 Hazard Alley

Spring Term Special Events

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 Topic  World War 2
Egypt
 Parents invited in for..    
 Wow events  Evacuation  Egyptian Artifacts
 Trips  Lincolnsfield £  

Summer Term Special Events

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 Topic Raging Rivers 
 What a Load of Rubbish
 Parents invited in for..  Fathers' day
 
 Wow events  
Is it ever OK to lie?
 Trips  Mop End
 

PE/Games Kit:

You need blue shorts, plimsolls, 'house' coloured t-shirt on. You will also need a tracksuit and trainers for outdoor PE. PE/Games is

on Mondays and Thursday this term but please leave kit at school at all times.

PE/Games will be on a Monday and Friday in the Spring and Summer terms.

Homework:

Spelling patterns are given on Thursday to be learned by the following Tuesday

Numeracy homework is sent home on a  Thursday to hand in on the following Wednesday.  There will also be a weekly times tables test so children will need to practise these daily.

Literacy homework is set on Tuesday and is due in on the following Monday. This will alternate between "learning log" and a more structured activity

Reading:

It is the children’s responsibility to ensure reading records are kept up to date. Please bring these along with their reading book in every day.

Here is our Summer Term newsletter

Here is the presentation from the recent parents' meeting

Parents can see photographs and video here