Welcome to class 4
Welcome to Class 4. We are now well into the academic year, and the children are all working extremely hard. This term, we have lots of exciting new topics and there are lots of things happening over the next few months.
Over the next half term will be looking at the following topics:-
English – This term we will be looking at the book ‘The lion, the witch and the wardrobe.’ The children will be looking at character descriptions / fronted adverbials /and will be creating a fantasy story using a similar structure. In the second half of this term, we will be looking at poems with a structure.
Maths – This term we will be looking at fractions. The children will be looking at mixed number fractions and will be learning how to simplify fractions. We will also be looking at time, including 24 hour clock, and towards the end of term decimals.
R.E. – This term we will be looking at ‘Jesus, son of God.’ We will focus on his authority over nature and will be looking at stories involving Jesus controlling nature (storm on the lake etc) and also stories showing the power and authority of Jesus.
History – (No History this half term)
Geography – This term we will be looking at deserts – what makes a desert / who lives in the desert / location of major deserts.
French – Unit 9 – Celebrations – We will focus on major celebrations such as Christmas, New Year, Easter, Valentines etc.. The children will also learn numbers from 31-60
Music – Charanga
D.T. – No D.T this half term
Please feel free to help the children with these topics. There will be opportunities for children to find out extra information at home about these topics.