Friday 26th April
Summer Term News
We hope everyone had a restful Easter break.
Year 4 have been straight back to working hard on their learning this week.
In Literacy the class has been learning about perspective in Literacy whilst in Maths, the children have been tackling negative numbers in the context of money and temperature.
Swimming Reminder
Swimming starts next week on Friday 3rd May. This will run for 10 weeks and if you have any questions, then please speak to the office.
Our topic this term is Tribal Tales. If you would like to find out more about this and the rest of our curriculum for this term, please click on this link
Have a lovely weekend,
Mrs Mouzon
Monday 4th March
Time is flying by!
We have started work on our topic of Mountains and we are busy learning about the mountains of the world as well as reading a poem about a mountain in literacy.We continue to tackle word problems in maths.
Homework
Learn Its – Each child should have brought home information and some work to do for Learn Its. Please can you practice these with your child,ideally every day but if this isn’t possible, as often as you can.
Come and chat if you need any more information on these.
Don’t forget World Book Day.
On Friday 9th March, children should be in school uniform but may wear a hat representing their favourite book/s or character/s from a book/s.
Thursday 14th February
Happy Valentines Day!
We have had more Roman artefact arrivals, including a rather magnificent Roman helmet worn here by Natanicus Kowalskcus
This week, Year 4 have been working on completing their Roman Fact files – good job everyone!
Next Topic
After the half term break our Topic will be Mountains. In Science, we will be exploring Sound.
Dates for the Diary 
27th FebruaryChildren and the Chocolate Factory Trip at UTC Reading
8th MarchWorld Book Day
We will be celebrating World Book Day on Friday, 8th March. Children may come into school in their uniform, wearing hats inspired by any fictional characters they like.
We hope you have a restful half term and look forward to seeing everyone back on Monday, 25th February.
Friday 8th February
Roman Day was a huge success! A huge THANK YOU to parents for making this day possible for our students.
^^ click link to watch the video.
Friday 25th January
Good afternoon,
Well, another busy week for Year 4!
We continue to practice our column methods in Maths, and have been learning column multiplication.
In literacy, our Roman soldier diaries are taking shape.
More Roman artefacts have arrived along with some fantastic Roman word searches and Roman numeral maths equations.
Roman helmet and shield from Bhuvanicus Bachinicus
Roman Goddess fact file from Radella Rajalicus

 

Class Reminders
Times Tables – We are focusing on our 7,8 and 9 times tables next week, so it would be very helpful if children practice these as much as possible at home.
PE – For this half term, Year 4 are doing gymnastics on Tuesday and Thursday. Please can you remember to ensure they bring their PE kit in on these days.
Roman Workshop – Thursday 31st January is our exciting Roman Workshop. The children may come into school dressed as Romans if they wish, although this is not compulsory.
Have a lovely weekend!
Friday 18th January
The Romans are Coming
Salve Omnes!
This week, Year 4 have been working hard in Maths on rounding and column subtraction.
We have also been learning more on our exciting project the Romans, including taking a look at some Roman mythology stories and creating our own, unique characters in literacy.
A number of rare artefacts have been created by the children and brought into class. We are looking forward to seeing creations from all of Year 4 over the coming weeks.
A Roman Catapult by Zacheus Zigarius

 

A selection of swords crafted by Antonius Merlinicus

 

Sports News

A group of Year 4 pupils took part in a sports event this week at JMA. They had great fun with lots of effort and big smiles. Well done to everyone – you are a credit to St. Annes.

 

Homework Reminder

Thank you for supporting the children on their learning at home. Children should be reading for 20 minutes every day and recording their reading activities in the reading logs.

Have a lovely weekend!

Tuesday January 15th
If you’re struggling to find good reading suggestions, click the link below! You’ll find some fabulous examples:
Monday January 14th
Welcome back! I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year – lots of quality time spent with family and friends.
Please click here to find our Curriculum Newsletter for this term!
As always, please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.
Sincerely,
Mrs. Mouzon
Wednesday 26 September 2018
Year 4 will be taking part in the Junior Music Festival at the Hexagon theatre. This is part of our music curriculum for Year 4 and the children have already been practising hard on their songs. This year the theme is ‘Rats.’
Please use the links below to help you practise:
All the songs the children need to learn (along with the words) can be found here
The password for the JMF section is JMF2018 (no space).
Happy practising!
September 2018
Welcome to Year 4!
What are you reading at the moment?  Here is a list of books that we recommend you to read at home Recommended Reading List for Year 4, you may find some of these titles in the school library!
This term our topic is ‘Predators’. If you would like to find out more about this topic and what will be learning across the curriculum, please click here to read the Curriculum News.
Mrs. Mouzon