This week’s learning at a glance!
This week’s learning in Year 4 at a glance!
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|Community – How the parish community support one another during important times in their lives, including funerals.||Writing:
To innovate an existing fantasy story by adding our own ideas
Using apostrophes to make possessive plurals.
e.g. The monkeys’ bananas.
The children’s school bags.
|To use different strategies to multiply 2 digit numbers including the formal written method.
|To carry out an experiment that tests the connection with pitch of a sound and the features of the object that produces it.|
|To sketch a portrait of ourselves showing a particular emotion, in the style of Edvard Munch.||To programme our probots to use their sound sensors to make a probot orchestra|
|Revising the numbers 1-20 and learning the numbers 21-31, to help with saying our birthdays in French.||To use atlases to:
To compare the physical geography of Norway and Britain.
Are the environments of Norway and Britain completely different?
|We continue with our recorder learning from Year 3. Please make sure your child has their recorder in school on Wednesdays. New recorders are available from the office at £2.
Reinforcing so (C) and mi (A) on the recorder. Singing and signing so and mi with hand signs. Revising lah (D). Sight reading 3 note melodies using a 2 line stave. Reading and observing the rest beat. Moving from stick to staff notation. Singing with hand signs. Playing with dynamics. Moving to the pulse. Improvising rhythms.
Singing games: Engine engine.
|Wednesday: Mr Lewin’s Times table challenge and
Thursday: New Year 4 Spellings
Friday: Geography: Research one of the Scandinavian countries and produce a simple leaflet recommending a holiday in that country
Mr Lewin’s Times table challenge.
Friday: Edvard Munch Art homework.
Year 4 Parents’ Meeting about York (Wed 23rd Jan @7:00)
Please could the children bring their recorders into school for Music on Wednesdays. If your child needs a new recorder please contact Dr. Mather