The teachers in Year 4 are:
Magnolia - Mrs Benjamin Laburnum - Miss Keane Mulberry - Mr Dickinson
This half term Year 4 will be learning about The Romans army and Boudicca’s rebellion.
In English, we will be focusing on fiction and non-fiction writing. Our core text this half term is the story of Boudicca. We will use this text to write a formal letter and a Boudicca. Finally, we will be creating our own battle speech and recoding them on a Dictaphone for our displays.
In Mathematics, we will be focusing on perimeter, multiplication and division. We will explore perimeter, length and how to measure and calculate them accurately. We will learn about multiplication and division and solve investigations and word problems related to these.
In Science, we will be learning about sound. We will find out how sounds are made and how they travel. We will then be planning and setting up our own investigations to test the pitch of sound and how the distance from a sound source affects how loud the sound is.
In topic, we will be we will be learning about the Roman and Boudicca’s army. We will explore army formations and the importance of Romans shields and they meant. We will then use our knowledge to work as a team to design, make and evaluate our own Roman shields. We will be given a spec to follow then investigate and test our own ideas.
In PSHE, we will be exploring the human life cycle and we will learn about the physical changes as we grow.
In computing, we will be editing and writing in HTML.
Finally, in our RE lessons continue to explore Christianity, including key beliefs and places of worship.