Date: 12th May 2022 @ 3:54pm
Welcome to Goldfinches’ Weekly Blog
Super hard work and lovely story writing this week!
Friday Superstar: Beth
Top Table: Jake and Kyan
Next week: Tuesday afternoon is our Forest school’s afternoon. Please wear old tracksuit bottoms and send in a waterproof coat, wellies or old trainers to change in to in the afternoon.
Writing: We will begin our new text for writing next week…. No reveal today except for it linking beautifully with our Global Neighbours environmental theme.
Reading: We will begin to read our new text.
Reading homework- regular reading, little and often is so supportive at this age to enable your child to read with confidence, speed and fluency. We are working hard in class to read fluently and for speed.
Spelling homework: This week’s spellings are words with the tion suffix
Next week’s spellings: nation, condensation, precipitation, evaporation, transpiration, creation, station, elation, imagination, separation.
Maths: We recap our knowledge of fractions and learn to make the link between tenths and hundredths. Monday will continue with our focus on time.
Times Tables Homework: The National Multiplication test for Y4 is coming up in June so please support your child to become fluent in their times tables up to 12x12
Hit the button https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button
https://ttrockstars.com/ - Who is top of the leader board this week?
Science: We will carry out a local study of the plants and animals in our school grounds. We will continue to observe and measure the growth of our pea plants growing in different conditions.
RE: We will be learning about love and charity.
Geography: We will learn about the work of Jane Goodall as one of the Courageous Advocates we are focussing on.
Art: We will complete our whole class entry into the Northwich Art Trail which is on the theme of ‘Connections’ this year on the theme of Global Neighbours.
PE: Monday and Friday – Athletics with Mr Ault
PSHCE: We will continue to learn about how humans grow and change as they get older.
German: We will be learning the names of parts of our face.
As always, please don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like to discuss your child. Have a lovely weekend!
Mrs Evans and Mrs Judge