Year 4 Badgers
Welcome to the Badgers class page!
Hello and welcome to the Badgers webpage. This year Miss Priestley will be teaching the Badgers, supported by Miss Valimulla, Mrs Malik and Mrs Hester. Although the children will be working very hard this year, they will also be learning many fun and interesting facts and skills which will stay with them forever.
This webpage is here to help you find out all the information you need to know about what the children in Year 4 Badgers will be learning this term. A good idea is to use this as a reference point to make discussions with your child about what they have been learning at school.
This term our English will be taught through the theme 'Hunted'. We will be using 'The Brer Rabbit Collection' by Enid Blyton, as our focus folk tale and this will support us to write a narrative based on a folk tale. For our non-fiction unit, we will be exploring debates with a focus on different real life issues such as school uniform. Throughout this term we will focus our reading ontening to and discussing fiction in different forms such as folk tales.
In Science we will be learning about animals and habitats. We will look at:
- Food chains.
- Classification of animals.
- Comparing different habitats.
This half term in DT we are going to be learning about food to support a healthy diet, focusing on:
- The Eat Well Plate.
- Food grown in different climates.
- How foods can be reared/grown/caught.
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