Welcome to Year 4!
Do you hear what I hear?
Our next topic in year 4 is 'Do you hear what I hear?'. This mainly Science based topic involves studying sound and how sound works and where it comes from. We will also study the inventor of the telephone Alexander Graham Bell and complete some map work about his hometown. The children will be creating their musical instrument using their knowledge of sound. (article 27,28)
P.E. is on a Monday afternoon and adventure PE is on Friday afternoon (more information to follow). It is important that children bring their full P.E kits. Please make sure all sports kits are named to avoid any confusion in the changing rooms. (article 28)
There will be an opportunity for children in year 4 to read everyday. It is therefore essential that children bring their reading books and diaries with them every day to help track their progress. (article 28)
Homework will be given to children on a Thursday and this will need to be handed in by the next Wednesday. (article 28)
Spellings will be handed out on a Monday and tested on a Friday. A list of all words children should know how to spell by the end of Year 4 is attached below - look out for them as part of weekly spellings!