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Welcome to Year Four's Web Page!

Hello and welcome to the new school year – I hope you have had a fantastic summer. Our topic for this term is ‘Vikings'. We will try to tie as much of our learning as possible to this topic.

Home Learning will still be set on Wednesdays, for return to me by the following Monday. This gives your child two evenings to have a quick look at the homework and any questions regarding the work can be asked and answered on the Friday before the weekend. I will begin the term by setting the weekly spellings each Tuesday, for testing on the following Monday. As with the times tables, please encourage your child to learn these either by repetition, reading, playing games! By the end of this school year the children need to know up to 12x12, so lots of encouragement at home will help secure them. Each week the children will be given a set of times tables to learn and be tested on a Friday.

Reading groups and days will be set over the next couple of weeks. Please can I request that your child comes to school with a reading book from home that they will take home each day and read in the evening, your child will benefit greatly from spending reading time with you. There will also be books available at school too that they can take home.

P.E. lessons will initially be on Thursdays and Fridays, for which indoor kit of plain white T-shirt and blue shorts will be needed. Games lessons will be on Wednesdays – as we are moving into winter months, please ensure your child has tracksuit bottoms and a jumper or fleece. Spare socks and a carrier bag would also be useful, as we tend to go out in all weathers!

Please do not hesitate to speak to me if you have any queries or concerns, either at the start or at the end of the school day. I look forward to learning all about your children and to an exciting and successful term.

Kind Regards

 

Miss K Leigh

Timetable Information

Monday

Spelling test / home learning to be returned

Tuesday

New spellings issued

Wednesday

Home learning given out / Games

Thursday

P.E.

Friday

P.E. Times table test