Here is the Year 4 team! From left to right: Mr. Calloway, Mr. Burtonshaw, Mr. Debley, Mrs. Hibbitt, Mrs. Perry and Miss Hardisty – Mr. Evans will be teaching P.E this year.

Welcome to Year 4! This term our project is called ‘Planet Earth, but how long for?’ Throughout this project, we’ll be investigating what effects humans have on the environment, how we can reverse some of these effects, and we will be creating our very own window boxes to grow vegetables. Also, we’ll be visiting St. Fagans to study how people used to live sustainably.

For science, we will be classifying living things. There will be plenty of exciting experiments, investigations, and tasks, where we will try and answer: how do we group living things? What is the difference between flowering and non-flowering plants? These activities link in with Article 29 of our Rights Respecting School (RRS) rights, which states that ‘your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities.’

A copy of our 2018/19  Information Booklet can be found here:

booklet year 4 2018

Dates to remember:

Here are the final dates for swimming:

16th and 23rd April.

                                 After these dates, P.E. will continue as before; however, the day may change.

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Camp Dates: 14th – 16th May 2018

St. Fagans’ Dates TBC

Slides from the Camp presentation can be found below.

Note: There is no need to supply the school with precautionary Calpol if your child becomes ill during camp as the school will supply some; however, you must sign the medical form that gives permission for the school to administer medication.

Camp Meeting Presentation

Homework

Homework will be set weekly – going home on a Friday and due in on the following Wednesday.

Please do support your child at home with reading, spellings, times tables and maths using the interactive games on the ActiveLearn website. Log in to ActiveLearn using the first four letters of your forename and surname, followed by the password ‘rat’ and the school code ‘wtla’.