Year 4


Welcome to our Year 4 class page.

Welcome back to Hollins Grundy, the children have settled in well and are getting used to life in Year 4. PE for this half term will be on a Monday and a Tuesday. Children also need to remember to bring their instrument with them each Friday (we will talk about this at meet the teacher).

Spellings will be added to the downloads section, children also have their own copy that they have been provided with to take home.

Children will now be tested on different times tables on a Friday and will need to now learn all their timestables this year. We will now be practicing the times table check weekly in school each Thursday and Friday in preparation for their tests this academic year. Practicing this will also be the children’s weekly maths homework.  Children can access the website using the following link;

I have uploaded some information in the downloads section below which provides some further guidance on the multiplication check. If you require any further information please contact me via the class email



Who works in the class? Mr McCrudden, Mrs Hughes and Mrs Gresty.
Start and Finish times: 8:45am – 3:30pm
When are spelling tests? Wednesday. Your child will be tested on the 100 word spellings throughout the year alongside learning new spelling patterns. Weekly spellings will be on Teams and the downloads section below.
When are Times Tables checks? At the start of every Math’s lesson. On a Thursday and Friday children will be practicing the times table check in preparation for the Year 4 times table check.
When is homework set? Homework will be set each Thursday and be expected to be returned by the following Wednesday.
What are procedures for reading books? Guided reading sessions are done daily 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 this half term? Monday and Tuesday. Please send your child into school wearing their PE kit on the days they have PE. A full Hollins Grundy PE Kit must be worn. This half term children will be taught gymnastic and hockey.
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 –  green – 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 Friday’s.







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