Over the course of this half term, I would like to show off to you the fantastic work that Year 4 are producing.
Year 4 news
English: This half term, we will be looking at writing recounts. Our inspiration is a book by H. G. Wells called: The First Men In The Moon and was first published in 1901.
Maths this half term will continue with geometry by learning about position and direction. We will then move on to look at statistics and then decimals. This half term is an opportunity to review any gaps in their Year 4 knowledge and mental maths will focus on answering arithmetic test paper questions to improve speed and accuracy.
This half term our topic is about Anglo-Saxons and Vikings. We will be focusing on invaders and settlers and how life in Britain change as a result. We will be going to Butser Farm to learn about the Anglo Saxon ways of life.
In science we will continue with our love of plants. We will explore the world of flowers and investigate their relationship with bees and other insects. We will learn how flowers transform into fruits and seeds to continue the plants life cycle. This unit of work will also give us an opportunity to design a project to save the bees!