St Matthew's C of E

Primary School

Work TogetherAim HighShine Bright

Year 4

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Hello Year 4!


Welcome back to school! We hope you have had a fun and relaxing summer break. We are looking forward to hearing all about what you have been doing.


We are delighted to be your teachers and know that you will be a fantastic class to teach. We have lots of interesting and exciting things happening this year. Attached below is our curriculum map so that you can see all the wonderful topics that we will be covering. 


Here’s what we will be learning during this term:


Maths – Place value, addition and subtraction

English – Fiction- fantasy story

Science – Digestion, teeth and food chains

RE – Christianity- Good News

History – Roman Britain

PE – Swimming & basketball

Art - Cityscapes

Computing – Programming- repetition in shapes

French- school/classroom objects

PSHE – Lifestyle and identity

Music – Strings (More information to follow)


Swimming lessons will take place every Tuesday afternoon from 14th September. We’ll be leaving school after lunch and will be back at school by home time.  You will need your swim bag with costume, towel and goggles.


Homework will continue to be set on a Tuesday and will be due in by the following Monday. Spelling tests will be every Tuesday and times table test will be every Thursday. Topic home learning will be sent home each half term.


Reading should be recorded in your home-school diary regularly. These will be checked each week.


Music will be taught by specialist music teacher every Monday. More information about this to follow.


Mrs Ames and Mrs Pawson

Important information

Knowledge Organisers Autumn 1