Skip to content ↓

Elm Wood Primary School

Welcome to Year 4 Class 9

Helping the children on their learning journey this year are:

Class Teacher: Mrs Hession

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Butterworth. Miss Fitton, Miss Jackson and Mr Berry

Spring 2 - Burps, Bottoms and Bile!

Image result for burps bottoms and bile

Our topic for this half term is a Science based topic, looking at the digestive system.

Image result for literacy

In literacy we will be focusing our writing around the digestive system covering the following genres of writing:

  • Persuasive advert
  • leaflet
  • Fantasy Narrative 
  • Poem

This Half term the children will be exploring the Book 'Demon Dentist by David Walliams. 

Image result for demon dentist

 

Image result for numeracy

In numeracy this half term we are going to be focusing on the following areas: 

 

  • Shape - angles/ triangles/ symmetry 
  • Division and multiplication
  • Rounding - including decimal numbers
  • Capacity

 

Telling the time can be an area which children can find quite challenging. We would appreciate your help in encouraging your child to tell the time and to question them on differences of times, for example: how many minutes until it is tea time?

 

Science

Image result for digestive system diagram

Our topic is Science based and we will be exploring the following areas:

  • Identifying different types of teeth and how to look after them.
  • Comparing human and animal digestive systems.
  • How burps occur.
  • Carrying out an egg experiment to see the signs of tooth decay.

 

Spelling and homework

Children are given spellings on Monday every week to learn. Our spelling tests are on Fridays. Please ensure the children's spelling homework books are in class on Friday to check.

A learning challenge homework will be sent home with the children to be completed every week. Children have a choice of activities based on the topic to complete the support their learning.

 

Maths at home

In Year 4,  children are expected to know all their times tables up to 12 by the end of the year.  The children are given regular tests and complete times table challenges throughout the week.

A good website to help the children practise their times tables and other number facts is :-

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/

Thank you for your support. Please feel free to come and view your child's work on Thursday open morning.

School Closure - Additional Work

Please find below a series of worksheets which will be added to each week during the school closure.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. 30.3.20 - 3D objects and nets
    DOCX File
  2. 30.3.20 - Classify 3D shapes
    DOCX File
  3. 30.3.20 - Classifying 2D shapes
    DOCX File
  4. 30.3.20 - Properties of 2D shapes
    PDF File
  5. 6.4.20 - Four Stories Comprehansion
    PDF File
  6. 6.4.20 -Easter Maths Mystery
    PDF File
  7. 20.4.20 - Blank map to record answers
    PDF File
  8. 20.4.20 - Blue - Cities to locate
    PDF File
  9. 20.4.20 - Green - Cities to locate
    PDF File
  10. 20.4.20 - Map to locate answers
    PDF File
  11. 20.4.20 - Yellow and Red - Cities to locate
    PDF File
  12. 20.4.20 - Blue Area
    DOC File
  13. 20.4.20 - Blue Perimeter
    DOCX File
  14. 20.4.20 - Green Area
    DOC File
  15. 20.4.20 - Green perimeter
    DOCX File
  16. 20.4.20 - Word problems
    DOC File
  17. 20.4.20 - Yellow and Red Area
    DOC File
  18. 20.4.20 - Yellow and Red perimeter
    DOCX File
  19. 27.4.20 - UK and compass points
    PDF File
  20. 27.4.20 - Yellow and Red Compass Challenge
    PDF File
  21. 27.4.20 - Green and Blue Compass Challenge
    DOC File
  22. 27.4.20 - Yellow - Pictogram - Favourite animals
    PDF File
  23. 27.4.20 - Red - Pictogram - Haircuts
    PDF File
  24. 27.4.20 - Yellow and Red - Bar chart
    DOCX File
  25. 27.4.20 - Yellow and Red - Line graph
    DOCX File
  26. 27.4.20 - Blue - Bar chart
    DOCX File
  27. 27.4.20 - Blue - Line graph
    DOCX File
  28. 27.4.20 - Blue - Pictogram - Rainy days
    PDF File
  29. 27.4.20 - Green - Bar chart
    DOCX File
  30. 27.4.20 - Green - Line graph
    DOCX File
  31. 27.4.20 - Green - Pictogram - Travel to the supermarket
    PDF File
  32. 4.5.20 - Cities wordsearch
    PDF File
  33. 4.5.20 - London - Questions
    PDF File
  34. 4.5.20 - London - Answers
    PDF File
  35. 4.5.20 - UK Reading Comprehension
    PDF File
  36. 4.5.20 - Fraction wall
    PDF File
  37. 4.5.20 - Yellow and Red Equivalent Fractions
    PDF File
  38. 4.5.20 - Blue Equivalent Fractions
    PDF File
  39. 4.5.20 - Green Equivalent Fractions
    PDF File
  40. 4.5.10 - Ordering fractions Differentiated
    PDF File
  41. 4.5.10 - Ordering Fractions and Decimals
    PDF File
  42. 4.5.20 - Adding and subtracting fractions with the same denominator
    PDF File
  43. Coronavirus Story
    PDF File
  44. 11.5.20 - Powerpoint - Towns, Villages and Cities
    PPTX File
  45. 11.5.20 - Features of settlements
    PDF File
  46. 11.5.20 - Comparing Towns, Villages and Cities Sorting Activity
    PDF File
  47. 11.5.20 - Red and Yellow - 1 hour half hour later before
    DOCX File
  48. 11.5.20 - Red and Yellow - TV Programme
    DOCX File
  49. 11.5.20 - Blue - 1 hour half hour or quarter later before
    DOCX File
  50. 11.5.20 - Blue - TV Programme
    DOCX File
  51. 11.5.20 - Green - 1 hour half hour or quarter later before
    DOCX File
  52. 11.5.20 - Green - Tv Programme
    DOCX File
  53. 11.5.20 - Powerpoint - Converting Between The 12 and 24 Hour Clock
    PPTX File
  54. 11.5.20 - Converting Between The 12 and 24 Hour Clock
    PDF File
  55. 11.5.20 - Train Timetable
    PDF File
  56. 18.5.20 - Find the correct coins
    PDF File
  57. 18.5.20 - Find The Total Amount
    PDF File
  58. 18.5.20 - Yellow and Red - Revise Writing Money
    PDF File
  59. 18.5.20 - Yellow and Red Money Problems
    DOCX File
  60. 18.5.20 - Blue and Green - Making Amounts Using Coins
    PDF File
  61. 18.5.20 - Blue - Word problems - Money
    PDF File
  62. 18.5.20 - Green - Word Problems 2 - Money
    PDF File
  63. 18.5.20 - Board Game - Maps, Directions and Locations Cards and Cutouts
    PDF File
  64. 18.5.20 - Board Game Map
    PDF File
  65. 1.6.20 - Powerpoint on Coordinates and Translations
    PPTX File
  66. 1.6.20 - Introduction Activity - Writing coordinates
    PDF File
  67. 1.6.20 - Plotting Coordinates
    PDF File
  68. 1.6.20 - Reading, wriitng and plotting Coordinates- Pirate Map
    PDF File
  69. 1.6.20 - Yellow and Red - Translation of shapes
    PDF File
  70. 1.6.20 - Blue - Translation of shapes
    PDF File
  71. 1.6.20 - Green - Translation of shapes
    PDF File
  72. 1.6.20 - Oceans Of The World Reading Comprehension
    PDF File
  73. 1.6.20 - Labelling Oceans Of The World
    PDF File
  74. 1.6.20 - Layers Of The Ocean Reading Comprehension
    PDF File
  75. 1.6.20 - Layers Of The Ocean And Creatures
    PDF File
  76. edstart-calander-june-print
    PDF File
  77. 8.6.20 - Powerpoint Explaining Angles
    PPTX File
  78. 8.6.20 - Differentiated - Ordering Angles
    PDF File
  79. 8.6.20 - Yellow and Red - Angles
    DOCX File
  80. 8.6.20 - Blue - Angles
    DOC File
  81. 8.6.20 - Green - Angles
    DOCX File
  82. 8.6.20 - Powerpoint Explaining Symmetry
    PPTX File
  83. 8.6.20 - Differentiated - Drawing Lines of Symmetry
    PDF File
  84. 8.6.20 - Yellow and Red Symmetry
    DOC File
  85. 8.6.20 - Blue - Symmetry
    PDF File
  86. 8.6.20 - Green - Symmetry
    DOC File
  87. 8.6.20 - BBC Teach Live Lesson Blue Planet PowerPoint
    PPTX File
  88. 8.6.20 - Plastic Pollution Reading Comprehansion
    PDF File
  89. 8.6.20 - Plastic Pollution Worksheet
    PDF File
  90. 8.6.20 - End Plastic Pollution Reading Comprehension
    PDF File
  91. 8.6.20 - Recycled Plastic Sculpture Design Sheet
    PDF File
  92. 15.6.20 - Yellow and Red - Adding 4 numbers with no carrying
    PDF File
  93. 15.6.20 - Yellow and Red - Subtracting 4 digits with no exchanging
    PDF File
  94. 15.6.20 - Yellow and Red - Missing numbers
    PDF File
  95. 15.6.20 - Blue - Adding 4 digit numbers
    PDF File
  96. 15.6.20 - Adding and subtracting using difeernt methods
    PDF File
  97. 15.6.20 - Estimating numbers and using Inverses
    PDF File
  98. 15.6.20 - Blue - Missing numbers
    PDF File
  99. 29.6.20 - Blue - Mixed Operation Word Problems
    PDF File
  100. 29.6.20 - Green - Mixed Operation Word Problems
    PDF File
  101. 15.6.20 - Green - Adding 4 digit numbers
    PDF File
  102. 15.6.20 - Green - Missing numbers
    PDF File
  103. 15.6.20 - Blue and Green - Adding 4 digit numbers with carrying
    PDF File
  104. 15.6.20 - Blue and Green - Subtracting 4 digit numbers with exchanging
    PDF File
  105. 15.6.20 - Marine Habitat Information Powerpoint
    PPTX File
  106. 15.6.20 - Adaptations Information Sheet
    DOCX File
  107. 15.6.20 - Adaptations Research Table
    DOC File
  108. 15.6.20 - Ocean Habitats Activity Booklet
    DOCX File
  109. 15.6.20 - Sea Creature Fact File
    PDF File
  110. 15.6.20 - Creating A Sea Creature
    DOCX File
  111. 22.6.20 - Y4 Home Learning Booklet
    PDF File
  112. 22.6.20 - Y4 Home Learning Booklet - Answers
    PDF File
  113. 22.6.20 - Differentiated - Multiplication Missing Numbers
    PDF File
  114. 22.6.20 - Multiplication and Division Crossword
    PDF File
  115. 22.6.20 - Yellow and Red - Division
    PDF File
  116. 22.6.20 - Blue and Green - Division
    PDF File
  117. 22.6.20 - Session 1 - Teaching Guidance For Parents - Living Things
    RTF File
  118. 22.6.20 - Session 1 - PowerPoint Living Things
    PDF File
  119. 22.6.20 - Session 1 - Mrs.Gren Table
    DOCX File
  120. 22.6.20 - Session 2 - Teaching Guidance For Parents - Living Things
    DOCX File
  121. 22.6.20 - Session 2 - Images of Living Things
    PDF File
  122. 22.6.20 - Session 3 - Teaching Guidance For Parents - Living Things
    DOCX File
  123. 29.6.20 - Problem Solving Guidance For Parents
    PDF File
  124. 29.6.20 - Differentiated - Addition and Subtraction Word Problems
    PDF File
  125. 29.6.20 - Addition and Subtraction - 4 Digit Problems
    PDF File
  126. 29.6.20 - Addition and Subtraction 2 - 4 Digit Problems
    PDF File
  127. 29.6.20 - Differentiated - Multiplication and Division Word Problems
    PDF File
  128. 29.6.20 - Yellow and Red - Multiplication Word Problems
    DOC File
  129. 29.6.20 - Blue and Green - Multiplication Word Problems
    PDF File
  130. 29.6.20 - Yellow and Red - Mixed Operation Word Problems
    PDF File
  131. 29.6.20 - Session 1 - Vertebrates Information and Activities
    PDF File
  132. 29.6.20 - Session 1 - Photos For Sorting Activity
    PDF File
  133. 29.6.20 - Session 2 - Invertebrates Information and Activities
    PDF File
  134. 29.6.20 - Session 3 - Classification Powerpoint and Activities
    PPT File
  135. 29.6.20 - Session 3 - Animal Flow Chart Worksheet
    PDF File
  136. 29.6.20 - Session 3 - Local Wildlife Hunt Worksheet
    PDF File
  137. 29.6.20 - Session 3 - Variation Worksheet
    PDF File
  138. 29.6.20 - Session 3 - Yellow and Red Classification Key Pro Forma
    PDF File