Year 4 MI2013-14

smiley Miss Issa, Mrs Lovick and Mrs Gilchrist welcome you to 4MI smiley

 

 

Science: Circuits and Conductors

 

In science we have been learning about circuits and conductors. 

Picture 1 Is the spoon a conductor or an insulator Maryam?
Picture 1 Is the peg a conductor or an insulator Hamza?

Easter

 

We had great fun making Easter cakes during the last week of the Spring term. 

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Picture 1 Thank you for my cake children, it was yummy!

Mothers day assembly

 

Our little angels sang their hearts out for their mothers! Your were brilliant Year 4, well done!

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Notices

Assembly - Friday 2nd May

Our class assembly will be held on Friday 2nd May, come and see what we've been up to. We look forward to seeing you there!

During the summer term we will be learning:

English - Stories with issues and dilemmas and Poetry: Creating Images. 

Maths - 'Fractions', 'counting partitioning and calculating'.

Science - Friction

I.C.T - Branching Databases 

Topic/Art - Seaside

R.E - Hinduism 

P.E - Striking and fielding & Athletics 

PSHE - Changes 

Music - Singing

How can I help my child at home? 

enlightened  Hear your child read at least three times a week and check their understanding of what they are reading. It is also very helpful to pick out new vocabulary and explain how to use a new word in other contexts. Reading journals will be checked every Thursday.

enlightened  Help your child learn their weekly spellings and check that they are confident in using these words. Spellings are tested every Tuesday.

enlightened  Help your child learn their times tables to ensure they are prepared for times tables testing carried out weekly by Mrs Lovick.

enlightened Help your child with their homework. Homework is sent every Friday and will be collected on Wednesday. 

 

Links to useful websites

Maths games:

http://www.maths-games.org/fraction-games.html

Access a range of games related to fractions on this site. 

 

http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/shape.htm

Access a range of games related to shape on this site.

 

Science:

http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/revision/science/electricity.htm

Circuits and conductors - games and other activities 

 

English:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/writing/explanation/read/1/