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Year 4

Welcome to the Year 4 page!

Welcome to the Year 4 Page! We will be sharing our learning throughout the year.

Year Group Team

Miss Virasami

Mr Harding 

Mrs Edgar 


Year 4 have PE on Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday morning.

They must come to school with their PE kits on these days which must be a plain white t-shirt, a plain navy-blue tracksuit and plain white or black trainers /plimsolls.

Children must not wear earrings and must have long hair tied back.  If your child is unable to independently take their earrings off or tie their hair back, please make sure this is organised before they come to school.

We are unable to use the water fountains at the moment, so please ensure your child brings in a labelled bottle of water every day.

Homework / Home Reading

Homework is set every Friday on Google Classroom and should be returned by Thursday the following week. Reading books are sent out on Thursday to be returned on Tuesday. Books should be signed every week.  Please remember to log on to ‘Times Tables Rock Stars’ regularly.

What are Year 4 learning?


The children have been reading the African Folktale ' Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters'. The created a story map illustrating the key characters and events in the story.


In maths, we have been learning about mixed numbers, improper fractions and equivalent fractions.


We have been learning about the life and work of the famous naturalist Charles Darwin.



In computing, we are learning about photo editing. We have experimented with different colours and effects to turn 'normal' photos into scary ones!


In RE, we have been thinking about ways to fundraise and show almsgiving, for the Turkey and Syria appeal, by creating our own class rap. . 


In science, we have been learning about the human digestive system.


In Topic, we have been focusing on settlements and counties in the UK 


S2 wk 3/4


Topics covered: Living things and their habitats, States of Matter, Animals including Humans, Electricity and Sound.


Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, Volcanoes, London through the ages and the Commonwealth.