Class Teacher – Mrs N. Drury
Teaching Assistant – Ms S. Grainger
Welcome to Class 4D
Our topics in RE this term are:
· New life – children will learn about Pentecost and the power of The Holy Spirit.
· Building Bridges- children will learn about the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
· God’s People- children will learn about different Saints who show people what God is like.
This term we will be looking at the properties and classification of shape, co-ordinates, including plotting and translations, and using statistics. Revision of multiplication and division facts is an ongoing target for the children throughout the year.
In English this term we are writing diary entries and will be studying poetry, including writing and performing our own poems. We will also cover chronological and non-chronological reports linked to our creative curriculum topic this term. We will continue to work hard to improve our
handwriting and develop our punctuation and grammatical features.
Our creative topic this term is Ancient Egypt where children will research the treasures, characters and core beliefs of the time.
Our science topics this term include Sound and Habitats. We will look at how sounds are made, pitch and volume and experiment with insulation of sounds. In our habitats topic we will be exploring the diversity of local habitats, the dependency of one species on another and the effects of humans on these habitats.
Mathletics- children need to do at least 2000 points per week and this is checked on a Monday
Readiong- children need to read and discuss what they have read at least 3 times with an adult
Times Tables- practise times tables weekly
Spellings- practise spelling words weekly
Another piece of work linked to what is going on in class will be sent every couple of weeks.