Year 4 Weekly Curriculum Information

Year 4 Weekly In Brief from Monday 5th March 2018 to Friday 9th March 2018


Our new novel this term is Clockwork by Philip Pullman. This week we wrote a diary entry as Karl and acted out a scene from the book. Next week we will be retelling Fritz’s story and focusing on learning the features of a chosen genre and planning a story. .


We will be starting our unit on measurement focusing on length, capacity, weight and time. If you have any empty containers, cans, food items that reflect cm, mm, g, kg, ml and l on them ,  we will be grateful if they can be sent in.


 Electricity: We will be designing and making torches using conducting wire, bulbs, switches and batteries.

Curriculum Updates:

For our IPC topic this term, we are covering:

The Tudors

We will be learning about Henry VV111 and his wives.  Listen and learn the terrible Tudors song about Henry V111 and his 6 wives.


  • PE is on Tuesday, children must bring their kit. Please check that the PE kit has your child’s name in it.
  • Read for 20 minutes daily. Don’t forget to fill in your reading record. These will be checked daily.
  • Spelling and Mental Arithmetic test on Friday.
  • Thanks to the parents who purchased the book Clockwork by Philip Pullman.
  • Year 4 pupils will be able to go to the Mothers Day Pop Up Shop on Thursday. If they want to buy something, they will have to bring money in an envelope with their name and amount clearly written on it – no more than £5.00.

Click here for PDF Y4 In Brief and Homework 02.03.18

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