Literacy – Narrative composition based on Moon Man, diary writing, newspaper reports and instruction writing (writing up science experiments).
Children will be encouraged to use Year 4 Sentence Types (See under Related Documents ‘Literacy Sentence Types’). Grammar learning will include speech punctuation, accurate use of apostrophes and inclusion of adverbial phrases.
Maths – Regular Times Tables learning and practise. Revisiting and extending knowledge in Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication, Fractions and Decimals. Developing problem solving and reasoning skills to choose appropriate, efficient strategies. Use of bar models to illustrate mathematical calculations.
Art – Art linked to Moon Man text and ‘Take One Picture’ artwork.
Computing – Powerpoints and algorithms using Scratch.
DT – Making, testing and fault finding in electrical circuits.
Geography – Electricity and its impact on the physical environment.
Music – Drumming including possible concert at the Cresset in Bretton.
RE – Judaism – How does the Torah influence the lives of Jewish people?
PE – Gymnastics and Tag Rugby
PSHE – Citizenship – Working Together – Recognising and Developing Strengths, Developing and applying Communication Skills, Building Evaluation and Feedback Skills by learning how to give feedback sensitively and receive it from others.
Science – Sound and Electricity(as above)