|Welcome to Year 4|
Teacher: Miss Frost
Mr Walters & Mr Buttery
Spring 1 Term Objectives
Year: 4 Date: January 2019
This is intended for parents and pupils to share the learning objectives for the term. It also provides targets for the term ahead.
|My Maths target is:
I know multiplication and division facts for the 9 times table.
Texts: Anne Frank & My Secret War Diary
Writing- discuss writing similar to that which they are planning to write, discuss ideas, compose and rehearse sentences orally, organise paragraphs around ideas, assess the effectiveness of their own and others writing, suggesting improvements, read aloud their own writing to a group using appropriate intonation, tone and volume so the meaning is clear and use expanded noun phrases.
Reading- read books that are structured in different ways, discuss their understanding of texts, draw inferences, discuss words and phrases that capture the readers’ interest and use dictionaries to check the meaning of words read.
Grammar- extend sentences using a range of conjunctions, e.g. when, if, because, although, and choose nouns or pronouns appropriately for clarity and cohesion and to avoid repetition.
|My English targets are:
Writing- I can suggest ways to improve my own and others' writing.Reading- I can identify phrases that capture the reader.
|Other useful information for this 1/2 term:
Please remember to bring a drink everyday- either water or squash.
Our Fantastic Finish
We concluded our learning about the 'Active Planet' by conducting an experiment to see what a volcanic eruption might be like.
Inspire workshop for World War II
Thank-You to all family members that came to join us for our inspire workshop. We all had great fun completing activities and creating crafts related to World War II.
See more photos below.
We have been busy making crafts to sell at the Christmas fete.
Fantastic Finish for World War II
We mixed up with Year 3 to find out about air raids and Anderson shelters, then enjoyed being creative and making our own. They were fantastic! Take a look at the pictures below.
Outdoor problem solving
The children enjoyed being challenged in a range of outdoor activities.
Art work at Walsall Academy
We have had fun going to Walsall Academy on Tuesdays this half term. The children made an Egyptian clay tile then painted it. They also developing their painting skills and made a piece of Egyptian jewellery using cardboard. See more photos below.
Little Bloxwich C of E VC Primary School | Grenfell Road | Walsall | WS3 3DL
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Head Teacher: Ellen Taylor