St. Therese’s Class (Year 4)
I hope you have all had a relaxing Easter break. I look forward to welcoming you back to class for the Summer term. I hope for good weather this term so we can get outside and learn some tennis skills!
I am excited to learn about us as humans and as animals for our science topic. I am sure the children will be happy to explore this area of learning.
Please see listed below what we will be learning this term.
Topic - Crime and Punishment
R.E - Mission of the Church
English - Explanation text
Maths - Money and Angles
Science - Humans and other animals
P.E - Tennis
Art/D.T - Famous artists
French - Key words
Homework will be given out every Thursday to be returned the following Tuesday. Homework will consist of spellings, sentence work, times tables and a Maths activity.
Weekly Mathletics to be set. We would like children to score around 100 points per week.
Reading books can be changed once the whole book is read and an account written in the reading record. Please listen to your child read every night and thank you for your continued support with their spellings and times tables.
Please keep up to date with our website to find out more information about Year 4.
A great iPhone/iPad app you can personalise by typing in their weekly spellings to make practising fun is:
Squeebles Spelling Test
Times tables are tested on Thursdays. Children should practise their times tables and division facts regularly at home in order to progress. At the end of Year 4 children must know all their tables up to 12 x 12.
A useful website for practise is:
There are also excellent iPad apps available such as:
Squeebles Times Tables
10 minute a day times tables.
Curriculum Outline For Parents
Please click the link below for Year 4 Curriculum Afternoon presentation