Welcome to Year 4
On this page you will find information added throughout the year about the learning taking place in Year 4.
At home our Year 4 children are working extremely hard and they should be proud of their efforts and motivation. They are keeping our school values in mind and are continually impressing the Year 4 teachers with their excellent learning.
In PSHE, the children learnt to recognise the main features of bullying and how to report concerns of bullying to an adult. Here are some examples of their informative posters.
We have been learning about the 3 R’s, which are reduce, reuse and recycle. Our home learners wrote some fantastic persuasive paragraphs about recycling.
For our guided reading text we are reading Stig of the Dump and the children drew some superb pictures of all the items that Stig has in his cave.
Year 4 have started their Spring Term topic What a load of rubbish! This goes alongside their learning value which is:
(This topic logo was created by each member of Year 4 working collaboratively to make a letter, which was then joined together to give a philosophy to hang our learning on this term.)
The key concepts the children are investigating and writing about are:
Reducing, Reusing and Recycling, however in conversation we have also added in Refuse and Repair.
Have a look at our first attempts at persuasive writing note the;
- Modal verbs
- Imperative verbs
- A topic sentence
- Rhetorical questions
- Evidence to show why we need to do it
Meet the Teacher Presentation