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Here you can find out different things about Year 4. Keep checking our updates - including important dates, our curriculum topics, homework, trip details, photos of activities we enjoyed and more.  


Members of staff:


Mr Deakin, Mrs Hollis

Miss Cillikova, Mrs Griffiths

Miss Prentice, Miss McCarthy


Follow us on Twitter:

Mr Deakin @mrdeakiny4

Miss Cillikova @MissCillikova

Mrs Hollis @paulajanehollis



English and Maths homework is given out on Monday and needs to be back by following Friday.

Homewriting is given out on Wednesday and needs to be back by following Monday.

Spellings are given out and tested every Friday.

Children also need to read at home EVERY DAY and bring their reading book and their diaries to schools every day.

We would also like each child to regularly practice their times tables to support their maths learning.


Our Curriculum topics for this half term are:


English: Stories from Imaginary Worlds.

Maths: Measures including area and perimeter.

Computing: Scratch programming 

History: Medicine

Geography: USA Project

ScienceStates of Matter 

French: Subjects and Greetings

RE: Stories from the Bible.

Design and Technology: Packaging

Art: Tudor Textiles

Music: Guitars

PE: Football

PHSE: Smokefree Project



Swimming - every Monday, all year! Please bring your one piece swimming kit for girls or swimming shorts for boys, goggles, a towel and a swimming cap.



PE - every Wednesday (indoor) and Thursday (outdoor). PE kits should be left in school each week and only taken home at the end of each half term.

Mr Deakin's set homework for week beginning 1st February 2016:

English: Reading Comprehension 

Maths: Measures involving cm and mm.

Homewriting: Tudor Project.

Spellings: - adding suffixes

1. forgetting

2. forgotten

3. beginning

4. thinner

5. preferred

6. deferred

7. inferring

8. gardening

9. limiting

10. limited

11. visiting

12. questioning

13. answering

14. interesting

15. mentioning


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