St Margaret's CofE

Primary School


Year 4

welcome to year 4

welcome to year 4 1

Autumn 2 topic is Ancient Egypt. The children will be making deductions from wall paintings and artefacts. drama will involve making a mummy and excavating a tomb.  We will learn about society, beliefs, the pharaoh and  farming.  In science, we are studying electrical circuits, conductors and insulators.  In music, we will learning to play xylophones and studying rhythm.  We start our Let's Dance work this term.


Our first English unit is non chronological writing and then we will write a discovery story.

In maths, we continue with our addition and subtraction unit at the  start. This half term, we will learn the 6x and 8x  times tables


PE and forest school is on Fridays.

Autumn 2 curriculum map

Autumn term 1 topic web

Year 4 Curriculum Map - an overview of the Year 4 curriculum

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  • Homework is to read at least five times a week. Fill in your reading record each week with how many pages you have read. Make sure you have your reading book in school every day.
  • Make sure you  complete some of the worksheets = work for five minutes and stop, work out your score. Do this at least 3x a week if not more  or play on Rockstars times tables at east five times a week for ten minutes a time.  The garage and arena are the best places to play. 
  • Learn your spellings by using look, cover,write and  check.




Useful learning resources

Helping your child with reading development

Maths and English games