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Mrs Cooper introducing the class Author

Year 4

 

Welcome to Year 4 at St Maria Goretti

Year 4 Staff: Miss Moore, Mrs Hollins, and Mr Calvert

Dear Parents - Welcome to Year 4

Settling in Presentation 

 

50 Recommended Reads

We love 'Reading for Pleasure'

Here are the 50 recommended book titles for your class.

How many of these books will you read by the end of the term?

Mrs Lamb, our English lead, can't wait to find out!

Please click on the image below to tick off the books you have read 

 

 

    Our Class Author: 

Jacqueline Wilson

Our Learning

Summer Term 2021/2022

Religious Education:

Easter

Pentecost

Sharing in the life of Christ- the Church community

Special Roles and Responsibilities

English:

English: Driver text- Anglo Saxon Boy – Tony Bradman

Non-fiction- Who Were the Vikings?  - Jane Chisholm and Struan Reid

 English Genres:

Non Chronological Report

Diary Entry

Character Description

Formal Letter

Biography

Narrative Based on a Historical Event

Play Scripts

Newspaper Report

Invitations

 

Reading Diaries should be signed by an adult at least 3 times per week.

 

Maths:

Place Value and Decimals

Compare numbers with the same number of decimal places up to two decimal places.

Round decimals with one decimal place to the nearest whole number.

Recognise and write decimal equivalents to ,  , .

Solve simple measure and money problems involving fractions and decimals to two decimal places.

 Money

Application of addition and subtraction skills within money problems/ investigations.

Solve + and – two step problems in context, deciding which operations and methods to use and why.

Solve simple measure and money problems involving fractions and decimals to two decimal places.

Time

Read Roman numerals to 100 (I – C).

Read, write and convert time between analogue and digital 12 and 24 – hour clocks.

Solve problems involving converting from hours to minutes; minutes to seconds; years to months; weeks to days.

Statistics

Interpret and present discrete and continuous data using appropriate graphical methods, including bar charts and time graphs.

Solve comparison, sum and difference problems using information presented in bar charts, pictograms, tables and other graphs.

Shape and Space

Complete a simple symmetric figure with respect to a specific line of symmetry.

Identify lines of symmetry in 2D shapes presented in different orientations.Compare and classify 2D shapes, including quadrilaterals and triangles based on their properties and sizes.

Identify acute and obtuse angles and compare and order angles up to two right angles by size.

Identify lines of symmetry in 2-D shapes presented in different orientations.

Position and Direction

Describe positions on a 2D grid as coordinates in the first quadrant.

Describe movements between positions as translations of a given unit to the left/ right and up/down.

Plot specified points and draw sides to complete a given polygon.

Science:

Electricity

Animals Including Humans

Enquiry types- Research, pattern seeking, fair and comparison testing, identify and classify, observe over time

 

Geography: (2 Weeks)

Visitors to Britain

Concepts: Settlements and Farming  

Driver question: How have Anglo Saxons and Vikings impacted on our lives?

 

History: (4 weeks)

Visitors to Britain

Focus on Anglo-Saxon and Viking invasions

Alfred the Great

Battle of Stamford Bridge

Battle of Hastings

 

Art:

Art Strand: Drawing and Painting

Artist: John Singer Sargent and Rob Pointon   

 

Careers Link – Landscape Artists – Water effect

 

DT:

Electricity

Alarms – Series circuits incorporating switches, bulbs, buzzers and motors

 

MFL:

Towns

Animals – opinions

Our bodies

Food-opinions

 

PE:

Summer 1

Thursday: Tennis/Rounders/Cricket

Summer 2

Thursday: Fencing

 

 

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