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Woodpecker Class Page Summer Term 6 - June to July 2019
Class Teacher Ms du Preez
Mrs Saiyai will be helping Ms du Preez out with changing books and checking diaries.
Summer Term curriculum news
The Railway Revolution
Explore how the lives of people living in Britain changed thanks to the developments of steam engines and the growth of the railway network across the country.
Find out how steam engines work, the great breakthroughs made by industrialists and how the first underground railway was constructed.
News Paper Report and
Story writing for ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.’
Spelling, punctuation and grammar
Vocabulary building, spelling, and handwriting will also be a focus. Each child will need to learn the Year 4 statutory spellings see list attached at the bottom of this page.
We are developing our fluency, reasoning and problem solving in the following
Number and place value, Mental and written addition and subtraction, Mental and written multiplication and division and algebra, Ratio and proportion, Measurement, Decimals, Fractions, Percentages and their equivalence to fractions and Statistics. We will also be looking at geometry and properties of shapes.
Under the sea and Changing Sound
We will learn about the living organisms in the ocean. Covering a variety of areas, including habitats, the impact of sound and the effect of pollution on different animals in the ocean.
Swimming and Games
Please ensure that your child's swimming kit (trunks, cap, flip flops and towel) are in school every day. Our swimming slots are on Wednesdays and Fridays. Due to possible time table changes this term we might swim on another day.
This term our music is based on 'Lean on me'
Hindu Worship at Home
Seurat and Pointilism