Willow Class Year 4

Welcome to Willow Class!
 
 
This term we are learning about the Tudor period, with our topic
Treason, Traitors and The Tower. 
 

English

In English, our class books will be The Prince, the Cook and the Cunning King, The Tudors: Kings, Queens and scribes , Tudor tales: The Maid, the Witch and the Cruel Queen,  The Actor, the Rebel and the Wrinkled Queen and My Friend Walter. We will look at stories set in Tudor times exploring settings, plots and characters as well as journalistic writing and persuasive writing linked to our science. In the second part of the term, we will be explaining how the digestive system works, writing stories with flashbacks and write a biography about a key Elizabethan character. 

Maths

In Maths, we will be focusing on number and understanding Place Value, as well as exploring how to solve problems and strengthen our reasoning skills. We will also be learning shapes in geometry. We will work hard to learn our multiplications and have weekly tests.

 
 
Our PE days are Monday and Tuesday. 
Homework is given out on Friday to be handed in by Wednesday. 
On Friday we also do our timetables and spelling tests.