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Year 4

Welcome to our information page

2023 – 2024


Rouge Class

Our teachers are Mrs Hussain and Mrs Urbanska


Burgundy Class

Our teacher is Mrs Burrell 


Our teaching assistants are Mrs Shah, Mrs Levy and Mrs Avram (pm)


Here’s what we’ll be covering over this term in Year 4:



In English this term, the children will learn about and write a variety of texts such as:  poetry, arguments and suspense stories.


We will start by exploring emotive poetry which will focus on animals in captivity. The children will then write their own.


We will then be writing a balanced argument based on ‘Should animals be kept in zoos?’


After this we will be reading Varjak Paw and writing suspense stories based on this.


We will be reading Harry Potter and Varjak Paw.




In maths we will be learning Number Place Value, Subtraction, Word Problems, Multiplication and Division including factor pairs. We will also be exploring area of shape.


Topics that we will be covering across the half-term


Art  Landscapes using watercolours

History - Romans: What is their legacy?

Geography  - Countries around the world - comparing the UK to Egypt

Computing - Writing for different audiences

Science  Sound

DT  -  Mechanisms

PSHE  Dreams and Goals

RE  Sikhism/ Good Friday



Tuesday - Swimming



Please ensure the children have their kits every week as swimming is a statutory part of the curriculum.


Friday  -  PE (gymnastics)

Children are learning the skills needed for gymnastics.

Please ensure your child has appropriate clothing; this can be in the

form of plain black tracksuit bottoms or plain black shorts and a plain

white or red t-shirt. 


No jewellery is to be worn on PE days.




Every child is expected to complete their three-weekly reads, access TT Rockstars and practice their spellings.


Children need to read at home at least 3 times per week and log this on Boom Reader.


Children need to learn their spellings each week.


Children are expected to complete 21 minutes a week on TTRS.


Planned Trips


Wednesday 10th January  -  Walking to Gurdwara


Wednesday 1st May  -  Harry Potter Studios


Dates for your diary


Please look at Dojo every day for all the exciting activities and events that are being planned for your children.