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Year 4

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback.

See downloads below for any extra times tables activities that you can use whenever you like.

 

Countdown Game:

http://happysoft.org.uk/countdown/numgame.php

 

Times Table Check Games:

https://www.themathsfactor.com/times-tables-check/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=GBDLMA0319TMF&utm_content=paid#/

Thursday 2nd April
 

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback. 

Spellings for the week (see Monday): Please write them out again in your neatest writing then ask a grown up to test you on them. There will be a spelling quiz on OneNote too!  

English: This is a two day task of planning and writing Julius Caesar's diary. (See document in downloads below '1.4.20 and 2.4.20 English'.)

Maths Blast: Please play Countdown today. http://happysoft.org.uk/countdown/numgame.php

Maths: See '2.4.20 Maths Area 4' in downloads below.

PSHE/Building Futures: See 'Thanks for your service poster' in downloads. Can you decorate this for your window? Use a rainbow theme if you can. Can you design another for other key workers, for example NHS workers, postal workers, food shop assistants and delivery drivers? Can you think of any more?

Computing: Please read the Internet Safety Powerpoint in the downloads below. You could make a poster of your own using the key information. Share your work on twitter or email the class teacher to show what you have created.

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Wednesday 1st April
 

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback. 

Spellings for the week (see Monday): Please write them out again in your neatest writing and get someone to test you at the end of the week. There will be a spelling quiz on OneNote on Thursday too!  

Maths Blast: Please play Countdown today. http://happysoft.org.uk/countdown/numgame.php

Maths: (Please complete Monday's and Tuesday's Maths lessons first as they run in order.)

Main task: See the document '1.4.20 Maths Area 3' below.

  • page 1 for information only
  • page 2 Trapezium and Kite group questions
  • page 3 Oblong group questions
  • page 4 Rhombus group questions
  • page 5 Answers

English: This is a two day task of planning and writing Julius Caesar's diary. (See document in downloads below '1.4.20 and 2.4.20 English'.)

PSHE/Building Futures: See 'Thanks for your service poster' in downloads. Can you decorate this for your window? Use a rainbow theme if you can. Can you design another for other key workers, for example NHS workers, postal workers, food shop assistants and delivery drivers? Can you think of any more?

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Tuesday 31st March
 

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback. 

Spellings for the week (see yesterday): Please write them out again in your neatest writing and get someone to test you on Friday. There will be a spelling quiz on OneNote on Thursday too!  

Maths Blast: Please play Countdown today. http://happysoft.org.uk/countdown/numgame.php

Maths: (Please complete yesterday's Maths lesson first as they run in order.)

Starter task: (click the link below)

Area Puzzles

Main task: See the document '31.3.20 Maths Area 2' below.

  • page 1 for information only
  • page 2 Trapezium and Kite group questions
  • page 3 Oblong group questions
  • page 4 Rhombus group questions
  • page 5 Answers

English: See document in downloads below '31.3.20 English'.

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Monday 30th March
 

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback. 

Spellings for the week: Please write these out in your neatest writing every day and get someone to test you on Friday. There will be a spelling quiz on OneNote on Thursday too!  

You could find out what they mean and write their definitions.

  • possible 
  • potatoes 
  • pressure 
  • probably 
  • promise 
  • purpose 

Yellow group: 

  • kind 
  • love 
  • half 
  • full 
  • mind 
  • both 

English: Please see 30.3.20 English in the downloads below. We will be learning about Julius Caesar, answering questions after our reading about him. 

Maths: Please watch this video. Pause the video for the questions and answer them in your home learning book. When you have finished, design your own snake mosaic on squared paper (like the one below) and calculate its area by counting the squares and half squares. (See downloads below for squared paper.) Also, remember to practise your times tables by playing the times table check game from the link at the top of this page.

Pompeii Area Maths Video

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Friday 27th March 

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback. 

Maths: Time Problems. This is a two-day task. (See 26 and 27.3.20 Maths Time Problems 1 document below) Please also practise telling the time at home. Find different clocks and ways of telling the time around you. Talk about timings of events with people at home, for example TV programmes, etc.

Spelling: Go over your spellings from Monday. There is a quiz to take on your OneNote. If you can't access this, ask a grown up to give you a spelling test on your 7 words for this week.

English and Science: 

Lemmee has set up an experiment using carrot tops in water. The first picture is from Monday and the second is from Thursday.

Can you see what has happened? What do you think will happen next and why? Lemmee has got to write the experiment up for her home science learning and needs your help. Can you write it out like a proper experiment with a list of equipment, instructions and her observations and predictions? Remember, when you type in a text box, you will get a red line to show spelling mistakes, so please make sure that you correct them. (Names like Lemmee will have a red line as they are not a word in the dictionary.) Also make sure that you use the correct punctuation. 

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Thursday 26th March
 

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback. 

English and Geography: Lava reading and quiz (See 26.3.20 English Lava Quiz document below)

Maths: Time Problems. This is a two-day task. (See 26 and 27.3.20 Maths Time Problems 1 document below) Please also practise telling the time at home. Find different clocks and ways of telling the time around you. Talk about timings of events with people at home, for example TV programmes, etc.

Spelling/Handwriting: Write out your spellings again from Monday. Go over any memory aids for each word that you might need for tomorrow's spelling test.

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Lemmee found the Joe Wicks' recipe for Coconut and Chocolate Flapjacks that we used for Children in Need earlier in Year 4.

Let Mrs. Parkins know if you have been doing any baking or helping with the cooking at home. 

 

 

Wednesday 25th March 

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback. 

Maths: Time - see the document in downloads (25.3.20 Maths Time)

Spelling/Handwriting: Write out your spellings again from Monday.

English: See the document in downloads (25.3.20 English)

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Tuesday 24th March
 

Please note that content will also be available via your child's Airhead in OneNote where your child can interact with the lessons and be provided with comments and feedback. 

English: See the document in downloads (24.3.20 English)

Spelling/Handwriting: Write out your spellings again from yesterday.

Maths: Time - see the document in downloads (24.3.20 Maths Time)

Also, you can find activities and games about time on espresso.

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Monday 23rd March
 

Oh no! Lemmee has found the biscuit tin! As you might know, she is now staying at Mrs. Parkins' house. Write a diary of her adventures this weekend. You will find a OneNote page to type on through Teams on your airhead.

Spellings for the week: Please write these out in your neatest writing every day and get someone to test you on Friday. You could find out what they mean and write their definitions. There is a OneNote document for you to show memory aids for spelling too.

  1. particular
  2. peculiar
  3. perhaps
  4. popular
  5. position
  6. possess
  7. possession

Yellow group: 

  1. you 
  2. your 
  3. would 
  4. wild 
  5. whole 
  6. who 

Maths: Time - see the document in downloads (23.3.20 Maths Time)

Also, you can find activities and games about time on espresso.

 

Remember to read for 30 minutes and try the Joe Wicks work out online.

Friday 20th March
 

Lemmee is reading her book in the garden today. Where will you read yours? Can you see which book she is reading? Remember to do 30 minutes of reading each day. You could make your own reading record on a OneNote document from your Airhead. You could write a book review of your favourite book or magazine.

See yesterday's learning (below) to be continued today. Keep checking all of your OneNote files for any learning ideas and finishing off.

Have a lovely weekend and Lemmee will see you on here on Monday!

Thursday 19th March
 

Maths (Your child will know which group they are.)

See downloads (below):

Trapezium Maths 19th and 20th March add 100s.

Oblong and Rhombus Addition and Subtraction 19th and 20th March. Please note, the answers are on the last page.

English

See yesterday's Home Learning English 18th and 19th March.

Topic Learning

Please refer to the OneNote pages for RE, Computing/Geography and History/DT.

If not, carry out research about a volcano of your choice. Where is it? How big is it? When did it last erupt? This can be an ongoing project where you choose a different volcano each day to make a fact file for in your home learning book or on Word/PowerPoint.

Please read for 30 minutes.

Find a 'Just Dance' or two to try.

Wednesday 18th March
 

See downloads below: (Maths Money Problems and Home Learning English)

For Science, please use your Digestion Knowledge Organiser from Term 1. (You can find a link to this on our Year 4 page.) Make your own learning poster about the digestive system. Can you make a quiz to bring in to school or test people at home ...?

Please read for 30 minutes.

  1. 30.3.20 English pdf

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  2. 26 and 27.3.20 Maths Time Problems 1 pdf

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  3. 26.3.20 English Lava Quiz pdf

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  4. 25.3.20 English pdf

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  5. 25.3.20 Maths Time pdf

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  6. 24.3.20 English pdf

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  7. 24.3.20 Maths Time pdf

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  8. 23.3.20 Maths Time pdf

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  9. Oblong and Rhombus Addition and Subtraction 19 and 20.3.20 pdf

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  10. Trapezium Maths 19 and 20.3.20 add 100s pdf

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  11. Oblong Maths Money Problems 18.3.20 pdf

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  12. Rhombus Maths Money Problems 18.3.20 pdf

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  13. Trapezium Maths Money Problems 18.3.20 pdf

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  14. Home Learning English 18 and 19.3.20 pdf

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  15. 31.3.20 Maths Area 2 pdf

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  16. 31.3.20 English pdf

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  17. 1.4.20 Maths Area 3 pdf

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  18. 1.4.20 and 2.4.20 English pdf

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  19. tricky times tables pdf

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  20. Ultimate-Times-Table-Challenge pdf

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  21. Ultimate-Multiples-of-10-Times-Table-Challenge pdf

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  22. Ultimate-Division-Challenge pdf

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  23. Trapezium Group 4 times table sheet pdf

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  24. Trapezium Group 8 times table sheet pdf

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  25. Kite Group 2 times table sheet pdf

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  26. Kite Group 3 times table sheet pdf

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  27. Kite Group 5 times table sheet pdf

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  28. Kite Group 10 times table sheet pdf

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  29. squared paper png

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  30. Thanks for your service poster pdf

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  31. 6-Times-Table-Activity-Sheet pdf

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  32. 7-Times-Table-Activity-Sheet pdf

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  33. 9-Times-Table-Activity-Sheet pdf

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  34. 11-Times-Table-Activity-Sheet pdf

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  35. 12-Times-Table-Activity-Sheet pdf

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  36. Internet Safety Powerpoint ppt

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  37. 2.4.20 Maths Area 4 pdf

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