Year 4




Autumn Term 1 in Year 4

The Curriculum

Our focus in Maths will be on number and place value.
In English we will be studying poetry and a wishing tale story.
In Geography and History our topic is – We are Leicester City, We are Premier League!
Looking at the location of the King Power Stadium, identifying features of the local environment and looking at how these have changed and do change. Exploring other teams in the premier League and identifying where they are located in the UK
In RE our topic is – What are the deeper meanings of our celebrations?
We will consider the concept of value and celebration. Looking at why different festivals are celebrated in different religions
In Design and Technology we will be making a creature using fabric, this is related to a book we are studying in English called The Story of Frog Belly Rat Bone
We will use recycled materials to create a model using different techniques to join the pieces.
In PSHE our topic is Beginning and Belonging
We will be discussing and thinking about how we feel and how we act in new situations. We will also be looking at rules, roles and responsibilities.
In Computing our topic is – We are HTML editors
We will be learning about the history of the web and looking at the language in which web pages are written.


Our homework will be given out every Friday and needs to be handed back in on a Wednesday. Maths homework will be set online on MyMaths
Below are the links to Accelerated Reader, BugClub and MyMaths. Your child should know their log in details but it is inside the front of their homework books.


Our PE days are Thursday and Friday.
Make sure your PE kit is in school. It can be kept on your peg for the half term and washed in the holidays

How you can help your child at home

Please try to read with your child daily, a book mark is provided with relevant questions to ask about the text they have read. Do some maths times tables practice with them, by the end of the year they need to know their times tables up to 12 x 12,

Long Term Plan

Year 4 have created a Long Term Plan for the school year, you may view it by clicking on the link below.

The long term plans at Hazel Community Primary School have been written to provide a broad, balanced and exciting curriculum that will motivate and engage the pupils at Hazel. The Long Term plans may sometimes change due to extra-curricular opportunities and additional visits.

Year 4 Long Term Planning 2017- 2018