Year 4

Welcome to class 4

Welcome to Class 4. Can you believe how quickly the Summer holidays have flown by? Your child has now begun their journey in Year 4 and will be taught by Mr Nixon and Mrs Feeney. We have lots of exciting topics, lessons and events planned for your child, and I’m sure that although the level of difficulty of work has increased, they will thrive and enjoy their time in this class.

Over the next half term  will be looking at the following topics:-

English – Folk Tales – The Lancashire Giant – The Emperor and the Nightingale

Poems on a theme – Bones

Recounts – Newspapers

Maths – Numbers to 10000,    Addition and subtraction within 10000, 

Multiplying by 6,7,9,11,12 – dividing by 6,7,9,11,12

Science – Movement and growth – Human and animal skeletons

R.E. – God, David and the Psalms

Geography – Our European neighbours

French – Unit 7 – Encore

Music – Charanga

D.T. – Greek food

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.


Monday 2nd September – INSET day

Tuesday 24th September – Year 4 singing at the library

Thursday 26th September – PTFA Film night

Sunday 13th October – Harvest – St Lawrences church

Monday 14th October – Flu vaccinations

Friday 18th October – Break up for half term

Monday 28th October – INSET day

Tuesday 29th October – Children return to school

Thursday 31st October – School photographs

Friday 1st November – Open morning

Friday 15th November – Non uniform day

Thursday 28th November – Christmas market

Thursday 19th December – Break up for Christmas


Please Note that in Year 4, the children are responsible for changing their own reading books. As soon as they finish a book please they can change it for a new one and write in the date in their reading record book.