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Year 4

Year Four are taught by Mr Healy, Mrs Hull and Miss Goodchild.


This half-term our topic is: Dangerous Descents!


We will be learning exploring all about exploring the world: climbing mountains, peeking into volcanoes and all the brave people that have been to these inhospitable places! 




Important Information- Year Four

Information about days and expectations:


Monday: Spellings handed out (every other week)

Read Write Inc. Spelling: Log Book 3-4 Pack of 5 (Read Write Inc Spelling  Second Edition): Pursglove, Janey, Miskin, Ruth:  9780198305392: Books

Tuesday: PE day - don't forget to come in to school in your PE kit. 

This half-term, our Tuesday PE session is outside - we will be  practising our tennis skills . On Friday, if the weather is nice, we will also be outside, playing tag rugby. 


Weekly Home learning marked.

KS2 Maths 10-Minute Weekly Workouts - Year 4 | CGP Books  KS2 English 10-Minute Weekly Workouts - Year 4 | CGP Books

Spelling Test every two weeks.

Reading Journals in to be checked, these should be filled in by your child at least four times each week.


Home Learning in Year Four

Read at Home

Reading - Year Four children are expected to read for a minimum of 25 minutes a day. 

Weekly Home Learning Books (10-minute workouts)-Marked in the class each Friday

Spellings: Children are given their spellings to learn on a Monday and then tested 11 days later, on a two-week cycle. 

Half-Termly Topic Home Learning: below is a grid with options for our topic and cross-curricular based home learning 

TT RockStars and Numbots: Using the links below, children are expected to be using these websites regularly, to help with their speed and accuracy in multiplication, division, addition and subtraction.

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Primary School - TT Rockstars & Numbots

We expect the children to use it in short bursts 4-5 times a week.

(Short bursts being about 5-10 minutes)


TT Rockstars link

Numbots link

Hit the Button link