Year Group 4
Below is an overview of the topic areas we will be working on in Year 4 during the Summer term.
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Whole class reading of ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’. Writing activities will be based on the novel. These activities will include play scripts, newspaper articles, diary entries, letter writing.
Spelling: Prefixes, Investigating, letter strings, homophones, words with common roots, verbs with irregular past tenses, high frequency words
Grammar: Use of commas, adverbs, speech marks, apostrophes to mark contraction and possession, exclamation marks
Comprehension: Read and study a variety of texts.
Converting between units of time
Consolidate work on place value
Compare and order numbers including finding numbers halfway between two points.
Formal method for multiplication
Decimals - position and rounding
Formal method of addition and subtraction including using estimation and inverse calculations.
Animals including Humans
Living things and their habitats
Sharing in the life of Christ
Special roles and responsibilities
Art / DT
Create a sketch book of ideas and designs
Anglo saxon jewellery
Basic phrases used in everyday life.
Well done to Class Ten on another fantastic term! Wishing you all and your families a very happy and holy Christmas. Best wishes for a happy and healthy 2015.
From Miss Burke and Mrs. O' Rourke
Welcome to Class 10
Reading and study of the novel ‘The Butterfly Lion’ by Michael Morpurgo
Poetry: similes, alliteration, metaphors, rhyme
Weekly grammar, comprehension and spelling lessons
Operations involving + / - / x / ÷
Counting on in ones, tens, hundreds and thousands from any number
Place value and partition numbers
Rounding numbers to the nearest 10, 100, 1000
Read and write four digit numbers
Compare and order numbers
Read and recognise fractions
Measurement: m,cm,ml, l, g,kg
Read time to the nearest minute on analogue and digital clocks
2D and 3D Shapes
Creation and the Story of Abraham to Joseph
Jesus Teaches Us to Pray
Europe- Mapping Skills
Continents and Oceans
Greetings,numbers, days of the week, months of the year, seasons,
Football (Wednesday afternoon)
Dance (Thursday morning)
E - Safety