St Michael with St John Church of England Primary School

Nurture, Inspire, Achieve.

Interactive Bar

Google Services

Search

Search

Translate

Translate

Contact Details

Year 4 Eagles

Home Learning

 

All our 'Home Learning' is now on our Google Classroom page.

 

Welcome to the Year 4 Eagles!

 

My name is Mrs Royle and I am delighted to be teaching the Year 4 Eagles this year. Miss Vallimulla will also be helping us in Year 4.  At the bottom of our class page, you will find lots of important information such as our class bulletin, homework grid, curriculum overview and lots of useful websites to support learning.

 

 

Important Reminders

* PE - Our PE day is Friday, at present, children can come to school in their PE kits. This should be PE t.shirts, school sweatshirts and black, grey or blue jogging suit bottoms or leggings.

* School Library - The Eagles are timetabled to visit the school library every Tuesday lunchtime.  Don't forget to pick up a loyalty card for the chance to win a new book from the SMSJ bookshop!

* Homework is given out every Thursday and should be returned on Monday.  All children have a homework book with a homework grid for the half term.  Homework includes: home reading (3 parent signatures required), spellings (test every Monday), TTRockstars and one other piece to be completed.

* Music We are very lucky to have the Bolton music service in this year to teach us drumming.

Look at our investigation on 'Insulators and conductors' in Science

Spring 2

 

 

 

Our value this half term is 'Truthfulness'.  Don't forget to complete your values task at home - it could be included on our next newsletter!

 

English

We will be studying a 'Novel on a Theme' which will be the book 'Gullivers Travels'  and linking it to the topic of 'Around the World'.  We will also be looking at how to write a 'Non-Chronological' report.

 

We will also be taught the art of debating, every Tuesday by a specialist teacher.

 

Throughout these genres, we will be reading, analysing, writing and innovating our own work.

 

Maths

This half term we will be covering the following areas in our Maths lessons: 

 • Fractions and Decimals

 

Science

Our Science unit is all about the importance of taking care of your teeth and how the digestive system works. 

We will also learn about how food chains work

 

Religious Education

In R.E. we will be developing our knowledge of  'Festivals' in different religions

 

Spring 1

 

 

 

Our value this half term is 'Wisdom'.  Don't forget to complete your values task at home - it could be included on our next newsletter!

 

English

We will be learning about  ‘Issues and Dilemmas’ and linking it to the story ‘Balaclava Boy’ by George Layton. We will also be looking at persuasion texts.

We will also be taught the art of reciting poetry every Tuesday by a specialist teacher.

 

Throughout these genres, we will be reading, analysing, writing and innovating our own work.

 

Maths

This half term we will be covering the following areas in our Maths lessons: 

 • Multiplication and Division

 • Measures and area

 

Science

Our Science unit is  about the importance of taking care of your teeth and how the digestive system works. 

We will also learn about how food chains work

 

Religious Education

In R.E. we will be developing our knowledge of how religion helps us to decide what is right and wrong.

 

Autumn 2

 

 

Our value this half term is Peace.  Don't forget to complete your values task at home - it could be included on our next newsletter!

 

This half term, we will be learning about ‘The Great Plague’

 

English

We will be learning some ‘Classic Poetry’, studying ‘Fairy Tales’ and also creating ‘Newspaper Reports’ . 

 

Throughout these genres, we will be reading, analysing, writing and innovating our own work.

 

Maths

This half term we will be covering the following areas in our Maths lessons:

· Measurement

· Addition and Subtraction

· Multiplication and Division

 

Topic

Our Topic work will link with history about the great plague, art sketching skulls, and Geography recycling.

 

Science

Our Science unit is sound and we will be learning how we hear different sounds.

 

Religious Education

In R.E. we will be developing our knowledge of how important Light in Religion is through different faiths.

 

 

Autumn 1

 

This Half term our value is 'Fairness' 

English

In English we will be looking at explanation texts based around how things work then studying The Fire Makers Daughter by Phillip Pullman

Mathematics

This half term we will be covering place value, rounding numbers and addition and subtraction in our Maths lessons:

Science

In Science we will be learning how electricity works, creating circuits and also considering Health and Safety aspects for electricity. 

Topic

Our Topic work will link with the electricity studied in Science and will be developed to design and produce ’ Light Boxes’ in D.T.

Religious Education

In R.E. we will be developing our knowledge of the Hindu religion by studying 'What it means to be a Hindu in Britain today'.

Our Class Library

Important Documents

Home Learning Tasks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you need to contact Mrs Royle, please send a message below:

Top