Welcome to Year 4!Welcome back to the Summer Term! Year 4 will be continue to be taught by Mrs Wood (Mondays and Tuesdays) and Mrs Gabe (Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays). We will be supported by Mrs Newton and Mr Gaston.Our Summer term curriculumThis term our historybased unit will be North America. We will learn about how and why the Romans invaded Britain, everyday life in Roman Britain (including clothes, food and drink, homes and beliefs) and the legacy of the Romans.In science we will continue learning about animals including humans as well as extending our working scientifically skills. For the first half term in RE we will extend our learning about Islam and how muslims worship and live out their faith. After half term, we will focus on why and how different Christian churches are different. In Art we will continue to improve our drawing and painting skills, as well as creating Roman mosaics.PEThis term, we will be going swimming, starting on Wednesday 1st May. Our other PE slot will be on Mondays and will cover dance and athletics. Homework and spellingsHomework will be continue to be set on a Friday and due in on Wednesdays. We will be continuing with the format from last term of a grid of topic activities from which childrne will complete one each week. We have loved seeing the wide variety of homework they have brought in to share. Spellings will also be sent home and should be practised regularly. ReadingThank you to all those who are supporting their children with reading at home. Please continue to enjoy sharing books with your child. It is important that they are reading regularly at home and also discussing their reading. Their reading diary should be signed by an adult at least three times a week. We check their diaries on Wednesdays. If you have any questions we are always available to speak to you at the end of the school day.
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