Welcome to Year 4
Class Teacher: Mrs Poole and Mrs Enstone
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Scott
Class Governor: Mrs S Davies
P T F A Link: Mrs Buckley and Mrs Turner
This year we are learning about Malala Yousafzai as an inspirational person.
Some facts we have learnt so far:
We love this quote:
Our Theme this half term is: "Who Inspires Us?"
We are going to be finding out about the artist Monet. Click on the image to help with your research.
texture: how something feels
tone: how light or dark the colour is
primary colours: yellow, red and blue-they can be combined to create other colours
secondary colours: a colour made by mixing two primary colours
The thing is, impressionist artists were not trying to paint a reflection of real life, but an ‘impression’ of what the person, light, atmosphere, object or landscape looked like to them and that’s why they were called impressionists! They tried to capture the movement and life of what they saw and show it to us as if it were happening before our eyes
What do you think of Monet's painting 'The Water Lily Pond'?
Can you recreate it?
What can you find out about the Baroque period of music? Click on the image below to help you do some research.
When completing your music home learning task, can you use any of the vocabulary below to describe the pieces of music?
In Maths our times table focus for this half term is:
Practise the facts as much as possible. Try them out of order and answering quickly without having to work the answers out!
Click on the times table facts to practise in a fun way!
By clicking on the My Maths picture below, you can practise any of your maths work using the lessons and activities. All you need is your school password.
This half term we are reading 'The Buried Crown' by Ally Sherrick.
It's World War Two and Britain is on the brink of invasion. George has been sent to live in the countryside while his brother and guardian, Charlie, trains to be a pilot – but he's far from safe.
An ancient burial grown nearby contains a priceless treasure: a magical Anglo-Saxon crown that Hitler is desperate to possess.
Alongside Kitty, the granddaughter of a Jewish archaeologist, George must find and protect the crown from Nazi invaders before it's too late...