Solving one step and two step problems involving money and measures.
Column subtraction and revising column addition, chunking and multiplying using the expanded method.
Fractions - identifying
Fraction and decimal fraction equivalence.
Shape and Space and Measures
Time - use am and pm and telling the time to the nearest minute.
Understanding the Arts
Art and D.T.
Tudor portraits in the style of Hans Holbein.
Creating simple melodies using percussion instruments.
Net and Wall games, such as short tennis and badminton. Dance (traditional dances) and Gymnastics.
PE will take place on Mondays and Tuesdays. Please make sure your child has a PE kit in school at all times, (PE days may change) including plimsolls for indoors and trainers for outdoor lessons.
Our theme is term is ‘Relationships’ - family and friends.
Historical, Geographical and
The Tudor time period and monarchs
Henry VIII and his six wives
Tudor rich and poor
Tudor explorers - Sir Francis Drake and
The Spanish Armada
Trip to Hampton Court Palace
Scientific and Technological Understanding
Science: Keeping Warm
Thermal insulators and conductors.
Using thermometers and calculating
Data Collection devices—collecting
Understanding English, Communication and Languages
Persuasive writing and texts
Stories with a historical setting
Our Spelling Rules this term are: To understand the use of the apostrophe in contracted forms of words.
Further work on Telling the Time, Times of the day and activities during the day.
We will also play number games which help the children learn numbers to 60 as well as continuing our question and answer sessions to consolidate the work covered previously.
2012-13 Year 4 Term 5
In Term 5 Year 4 will be studying The Terrific Tudors