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St. Margaret’s C of E Junior School

Year 4

Picture 1 Class SM4 - Mrs Dhinsa
Picture 2 Class SM5 - Miss Jones
Picture 3 Class SM6 - Mrs Atkins & Mrs Johnson

Welcome to Year 4!

Welcome to Year 4’s website pages. Here you can find photographs of the Year 4 classes in action; copies of letters we send home; useful websites and examples of our wonderful work. From week 4 Mathletics homework is set weekly – pupils need to log in to complete their homework before they can play any further Mathletics games.  If your child cannot access the internet at home, they can use the computer room on Thursday lunchtimes to complete their Mathletics homework.


All Year 4 homework is set on a Monday, to be completed by the following Monday. In addition to this, pupils should read every day and practise their spellings for their weekly test.


The children have made a splendid start to Year 4. They have settled well into their new classes, embraced their learning and thrown themselves into their first topic. The whole school started the term by looking at Nicola Davies’ wonderful book ‘The Promise. Year 4 pupils have explored the book in imaginative ways.


We have planned many lovely learning opportunities in this first half term, starting with our exciting chemistry workshop on 18th September. Nick Baker from Warwick University will visit us for an afternoon of whizz-banging fun!  Our first science topic is exploring states of matter, which links well with our geography on the water cycle. Please refer to our Knowledge Organiser, which came home in week one, to talk about this topic with your child at home. Our first maths unit of work looks at Roman Numerals, rounding and place value, followed by addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. 


In PE, pupils will be taught by our GoPro team of sports coaches for their Outdoor PE lessons. Classes also have swimming lessons this term (see letters) instead of Indoor PE. Our Indoor PE lessons of gymnastics will take place when classes are not swimming.


See the Powerpoint on this page entitled ‘Acquaintance Evening’ with more details about the start of Year 4.


Please keep making regular visits to check out what Year 4 are up to!

Year 4 - Meet the Team!

Autumn Term Gallery...

Autumn Term Gallery... 1 A city setting using similes and a thesaurus.

STEM Day - being creative in science, technology, engineering and maths

STEM Day - being creative in science, technology, engineering and maths 1
Year 4 had visitors from Dog's Trust who explained to the children how to be safe around dogs and treat them kindly. 
Picture 1


View Our Slideshow.

Welcome to our website......Briar Hill have a parent/carer session for new Reception parents in September 2020 on Wednesday 16th October at 6pm