Y3/4 class Beech

Welcome to Beech!

We have 30 amazing children in our class. 

 

Mr Dyson is our class teacher.

Mr Razzaq is our Educational Teaching Assistant.

 

Topic:

Will we be continuing with "Savage Stone Age" for this half term before beginning to look at how Bradford and Oakenshaw have changed over the yearsThis topic is very History, English, Science and Art based. We will be using "How to Train a Woolly Mammoth" and "Stig of the Dump" for English opportunities .

English:

In class we will be using will be using "How to Train a Woolly Mammoth" and "Stig of the Dump" English opportunities to help focus our learning in English. We will be writing our own set of instructions. narrative stories and play scripts.

Maths:

This half term we will be learning about Time, Properties of Shapes and Position and Direction.  We will using the White Rose Hub to help develop the children's fluency, reasoning and problem solving skills. This year we are having a big push on Maths outside the classroom and we have started to use Maths of the Day to put our Maths skills into practice. We also have a weekly times table test on a Friday. Children are encouraged to use Mathletics and Times Table Rockstar to help consolidate their learning in class.

Science:

This half term we will be learning about Light:

  • Light and dark
  • Reflective Surfaces
  • Marvellous Mirrors
  • Sun Ssafety
  • Making Shadows
  • Changing Shadows

Other areas of the curriculum:

Computing- Effective searching and hardware


Art- 

  • Make a Stone Age necklace • Stone Age cave art • Mix up natural paints • Represent Stone Henge using pastels

Dates for the diary:

 

Thursday 12th July- Enterprise fair (14:00-15:00)

Monday 16th July- Reports handed out

Wednesday 18th July- Open Afternoon

Thursday 19th July- Woodlands Got Talent

Friday 20th July- Last day of term

The National Curriculum. 

 If you would like to find out more about what objectives your child will be covering please have a look on the national curriculum

Useful websites:

Purplemash

Mathletics

Times Table Rockstar

Letterjoin

School Council:

Year 4- Krishna 

Year 3- Cammi

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