Year 4 Weekly Update – 17/09/21

Good afternoon,

Year 4 had a wonderful week last week, including a very successful trip to the Verulamium museum in St Albans. We are very grateful to the parent helpers who volunteered to help out for the day! Thank you to those who were able to attend our curriculum meeting earlier in the week, we hope you found it informative, if you have any further questions please let us know. Please find below your child’s learning that will be taking place next week, spellings and their times table focus.

Library: Your child will need to return their library books on a Monday.

Spelling Assessment: Monday

PE Days: Monday (swimming) and Tuesday.

Times table Assessment: Thursday

Spellings: A recap of years 3 & 4 common exception words.











Literacy/Topic: Next week in English we will be continuing with our historical narrative writing, focusing on Queen Boudicca’s infamous revolt against the Romans. There will also be a focus on correctly using time adverbials in our writing.

Resource: History KS2: Boudica and The Roman Invasion – BBC Teach

Mathematics: Following on from our focus this week on rounding to the nearest ten, next week we will be learning about rounding to the nearest 100. As well as this, we will be beginning to count in 1000’s.

Times table focus: Please continue to support your child with their 3 and 4 times tables. A fun resource to use at home: Hit the Button – Quick fire maths practise for 6-11 year olds (

RE/RHE: Next week Year 4 will be learning about the bible and its structure. They will also be learning about the importance of forgiveness.

Kind Regards,


Mrs Nicholaou & Miss Bonfield​​