Welcome to Year 4

Our teachers are Mrs Knowles and Miss Allen and our teaching assistant is Mrs Hardman.  

Our new class novel for the summer term is......


Some useful websites to visit whilst home learning: 


Oak Academy Online Reading lessons for all Year Groups: 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/.../english-reading...

Discovery Education Reading plus range of other video resources: 

https://www.discoveryeducation.co.uk/free-resourcesAudio books: 

https://stories.audible.com/discovery

Non fiction comprehension videos and resurces: 

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/.../learnathom.../

Online books: http://freekidsbooks.org/

Book comprehension packs: https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/search/search?now=taxonomy_id&search%5Btaxonomy_id%5D%5B%5D=1826

BBC Bringing books to life: https://www.bbc.co.uk/.../english-ks1--ks2.../zvg4xyc

Books for online reading: https://www.vooks.com

Children's online Library: 

http://www.childrenslibrary.org/icdl/SearchWorld...Podcasts for children: 

https://www.nytimes.com/.../parenting/podcasts-for-kids.htmlSome American sites:BAME books read by various actors:

https://www.storylineonline.net/http://www.magickeys.com/books/https://www.starfall.com/h/www.storynory.comPlus others mentioned often on here: 

Oxford Owl; Get Epic; Love reading (for extracts)All of these sites should be free, please do check. Hope useful!


                                                    


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Maths supporting websites:



Purple Mash has lots of great games and activities to practise your times tables and maths skills. 
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A Year 4 favourite is Maths Frame games! Continue to learn and apply your maths skills when taking part in fun maths games on this website.https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/category/22/most-popular 

Why not challenge yourselves to tackle some tricky maths? Visit this website where you will find all the areas of maths. each area is explained and at the bottom of each page, it has a 'Your turn' section wirer you answer questions based on what you have just read and learned. Answers are explained if you don't get them right first time. If you want an Einstein challenge, tackle the algebra sections! There are also many fun games and puzzle to tackle too! Have fun! 
https://www.mathsisfun.com/ 


Remember to continue to practise your times tables.  You have worked really hard to challenge yourselves and to beat your personal bests - keep it up!https://ttrockstars.com 


English supporting websites:

Purple mash 

Hamilton trust- home learning 

www.twinkl.co.uk

www.risingstars.co.uk

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/7-11-years/spelling-and-grammarhttp://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/literacy/

https://spellingframe.co.uk


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Science and Topic 

Our Science topic is States of  Matter




Our New Topic for Summer  is The Ancient Greeks



Please see Newsletter for Summer's spelling rules.