Mr Smith, Miss Limbert & Mrs Haddon welcome you to our Year 4 webpage! Keep checking in for up to date information about what we have been learning in Year 4, as well as our flash forwards into future learning.
We are really looking forward to all the amazing, exciting learning we have planned for the year ahead. Don’t forget you can also keep in contact through our Class Dojo page (please ask if you haven’t received your invite).
Attrition : Changing and shaping our human and physical world
Were the English ever really English?
In this History unit the children study Vikings and Anglo-Saxons and consider our origins. Key books in this unit are;
Anglo-Saxon Boy by Tony Bradman
Viking Boy by Tony Bradman
Boudica’s Army by Hilary McKay
Monster Slayer by Chris Riddell (version of Beowulf)
Captive Celt by Terry Dreary
The Saga of Erik the Viking by Terry Jones
The 1000 year old boy by Ross Welford
Horrible Histories series from Cut Throat Celts to Vicious Vikings
The Vikings: raiders, Traders and the Norse information texts and historical sources.
Is anywhere in the world remote?
Our second unit focuses on Geography and computing as we examine our world and consider how the population lives. For this unit our key books are;
Running on the Roof of the World by Jess Butterworth
Can ordinary people do extraordinary things?
This unit looks at us as human beings and what we can achieve. It focuses on Science, PE, Wellbeing and Art.