Welcome to our Year 4 class page.
Please find below an overview of information given out at our new class meeting in September.
|Who works in the class?||Mrs Birkett-Rothwell (Class Teacher) Mrs Mercer-Brown (Teaching Assistant) Mrs Mercer-Brown (PPA cover â€“ RE & music)|
|What are this terms topics?||A whole school topic grid is on the curriculum page of the website. Individual year group grids are on class pages.|
|When are spelling tests?||Monday|
|When are arithmetic/mental maths tests?||Thursday|
|When is homework sent out?||English and maths homework is sent home each week on Wednesdays. A topic homework grid is also sent home with a homework book. Completed tasks should be sent in by Monday (or before if done early).|
|What are procedures for reading books?||Guided reading in class. Children will continue to read reading books independently (please continue to listen to your child read regularly at home) and change them in school under supervision.|
|When are PE days?||Thursday & Friday (Autumn 2 Term)|
|PE kit is black shorts, T-shirt (in house colour) , pumps. For outdoor sports trainers & tracksuit pants are recommended.|
|Rewards for hard work & good behaviour.||All children can earn house-points for their house and for themselves (Smile & Good Work assemblies, Maths stars, Class reward charts)|
|Consequences for lack of effort and poor behaviour||Behaviour boards â€“ Â green â€“ amber – red. Letters home for 3 Always tickets in a week lost or 3 Reflection Room sessions at lunchtime over a half-term.|
|Anything else relevant for your year group||Brass lessons on Thursdays. Swimming lessons began in February and will continue through the summer term.|
Why is Manchester such a cool place to live? Well, Year 4 have been finding out why during our topic lessons. The children learnt more about Manchester during our class trip to John Rylands Library on November 24th 2016.
- Hollins Grundy Curriculum Overview 2015 16 (Year 4)