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Woodpecker Class Page Autumn Term 2 - November to December 2019
Class Teacher Miss du Preez
Autumn Term curriculum news
Story writing and then a newspaper report 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.
States of Matter
These lessons are the perfect way to learn about the differences between solids,
liquids and gases, and how different materials can change state. We will undertake
practical experiments to understand the processes of evaporation and condensation,
and the water cycle, as well as having the change to express
our understanding in a variety of ways
Directing a ball into a net or onto a wall
Outdoor maps and symbol trails
This term our music is based on
Five Gold Rings
We will make expressive use of vocal and instrumental possibilities
to create and structure compositions in groups and share these.
We will go travel back to Bethlehem and discover the details behind the Christmas Story
Art in Nature
This term we will be looking at
We will have the opportunity to record our observations and
develop our techniques in drawing, painting and sculpture with
a range of materials like pencil, charcoal, paint and clay.