Year 4 Autumn Term 2020
Meet the team
Class teacher, Phoenix Class
Class teacher, Griffin Class
Year 4 Teaching Assistant (Wednesday to Friday)
Year 4 Teaching Assistant (Monday and Tuesday)
Forest Schools Teacher, PPA cover
PE and games coach, PPA cover
Apprentice PE and Wellbeing coach
Licenced Thrive Practitioner
What we're up to this term
Our key texts this term are Varmints by Helen Ward, Lots by Marc Martin, and Can We Save The Tiger? by Martin Jenkins. Using descriptive writing skills we are writing stories and poems. We are also learning how to write to persuade. We will also be exploring a range of non-fiction writing through our science work.
This term, children will develop a range of personal and interpersonal skills as well a new knowledge, skills and understanding through a range of activities and projects that include: shelter building, outdoor maths, wild art, flint and steel, mini-beast identification, campfire stories, bug hotels, pond dipping, clay animals and swings and knots.
In Citizenship we learn how to stay happy, healthy and safe, while exploring the skills needed to become educated and active members of the community. Citizenship includes Relationships and Health Education (RHE) and Religious Education (RE).
This term Year 4 will be learning about Advent in RE and the human life-cycle in RHE.