Our mixed year 3 and 4 class will be taught by Miss Clitheroe on Monday and Tuesday, and Mrs Buckle on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Our teaching assistant will be Miss Haddon, who will be with us every morning.
Topic: Stone Age – The children will have fun learning about Stone Age; houses, food, communities, inventions, innovations and hunting. We will also be taking a trip to Bring Yer Wellies where the children will experience life in the Stone Age (TBC)
Science: Rocks, Soils and Fossils will be our focus this term. The children will take part in planning an investigations and look at the formation or rocks. We will also be taking a trip down Astley Park to look at different rocks in Chorley.
Please see curriculum overview for more details.
Times Tables: Children will practise their times tables each week as it is an expectation that they will know all the facts upto 12×12 by the time they leave year 4. Here are a few websites that can help at home
https://ttrockstars.com/login password will be given in September
Reading: We would like your child to read 3 times a week at home, certificates will be given when this has been achieved.
Spellings: Children will be learning to spell words from the year 3/4 common exception word list. They will be tested on a Monday to see what they already know then the spellings will be taught, using different techniques, throughout the week and the children will be tested again on Friday.
PE: Please make sure your child has their indoor and outdoor PE in school in the first day back.
Medical: If your child requires medical attention or has asthma, please complete the relevant forms with Mrs Nicholls in the office and ensure that inhalers and in school.