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Year 3/4

Welcome to Year 3/4!

Our teacher is Miss Powell and our teaching assistant is Mrs Byrne. Each morning begins with a maths and English lesson. In year 3 & 4 we are becoming confident and fluent readers and writers as well as learning key mathematical skills such as calculation methods and times tables. In the afternoon we enjoy Religious Education, PE, learning about our topic and much more! This term we will be learning about lots of interesting things including:


Religious Education: People, called, Gift & Community. 


Maths: Place value, addition & subtraction, multiplication & division and fractions. 


English: Fables, stories in familiar settings, instructions and explanations. 


Science: Rocks & Light.


History: Ancient Egypt.


Geography: Water.


PE: Games & Dance.


Computing: Coding. 


Art and Design: Insects & Let's Go Fly a Kite.


PSHE: VIPs & Safety First


Autumn 1 start, breaks and finish times

Start of the day: 8:50-9:00


Morning break: 10:15-10:30 


Lunchtime: 11:45-12:20


Afternoon break: 1:45-2:00 


End of the day: 3:10



Useful information:

PE for the Autumn term will take place on Tuesday and Thursday. Please send children to school in PE kits on these days. 


Homework will be given out on a Friday and is due in the following Friday. 


Spelling tests will take place on Wednesday morning.


Times Table tests will take place on Tuesday morning. 


Your child has been given a school reading book. Please try to read with your child for a short time each night. Reading books and reading diaries should be brought into school each day. Your child's reading book will be changed on a weekly basis. 


Children can bring in a water bottle to keep in class, which must be clearly labelled with your child's name on it. Please note disposable water bottles are not allowed in school. 


Children can bring a small individual snack for morning and/or afternoon break if you wish e.g an apple, a small packet of crisps etc. 



Year 3/ 4 Class

Maths - Place Value