Willow Class Year 4

Welcome to Willow Class!
  
This term our theme is 
'Search for the Tomb of Osiris' 
 
During the Autumn term, Willow Class will be travelling back in time to learn all about Ancient Egypt in their quest to find the Tomb of Osiris. We will learn about the pyramids, what they believed about Gods, mummification and the afterlife as well as daily life including work, education, farming and life on The River Nile.
Our Learning Environment
 
Our Learning this Term

For an overview of our learning this term, please read the parent overview below.

Homework
Our The Search for the Tomb of Osiris theme homework this term:

Reading

Children are expected to be reading at home at least 3 times per week to support their learning. Reading Records should be brought into school every day and will be checked on a Thursday.  

Times tables

Children are encouraged to continue using TimesTable Rockstars at home each week. Every child has their username and password to enable them to log in. This will be checked in school, if you have any problems logging in, please speak to the class teacher.

Our Class Book
To support our theme, we will be reading “Egyptology: Search for the Tomb of Osiris", the journal of 1920s explorer and Egyptologist Emily Sands on her quest to find the lost Tomb of Osiris. We will be retracing her footsteps throughout all elements of our learning in the hope of uncovering one of Egypt's greatest mysteries. Will we discover Osiris' tomb?
Things to remember:
 
  • PE days are Wednesday and Friday.
  • PE kits should be kept in school at all times.
  • Reading planners need to be in school every day.