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Welcome to Year 4!

Our class teachers for 2023-2024 are:


Mrs Rooney and Mrs Baker in Acer Class.


Mr Holmes in Palm Class.


Our LSA (Learning Support Assistants support the class teachers) is Miss Sells.


Our SSAs (Special Support Assistants work with individual named children) is n/a


Our Year 4 Class Parent Reps are Heather Gershater & Patricia van Vollenstee (Acer Class) and Amy Talbot (Palm Class).

Woodrow - Wednesday 5th to Friday 7th June 2024


Presentation to parents  - Woodrow presentation to parents


Medicines for children - please can you ensure that you send any meds that your child may need on the trip with them. Some items can be dropped into school before the trip but most should be handed to Mrs Lawrence when dropping off at Woodrow. This includes any inhalers, antihistamines or other meds that you usually give to your child on a daily basis or think that they might need during the trip.


Pick up on Friday - if you are not collecting your own child on Friday please let the office know via email or use the online form here


Information for parents:



If you have any questions please do ask the office or speak to your class teacher.

Year 4 Information for 2023-2024


  • All children to wear school PE kit as specified in the uniform policy on the days they have PE lessons (Thursday for Year 4).
  • Make sure that warm layers- joggers (right colour) and badged top are worn if required for the day.
  • Ensure trainers/ plimsolls fit well




  • All homework is handed out on Google Classrooms on a Thursday and due in the following Tuesday.
  • Daily reading – at least three times per week
  • Maths – homework related to the weekly focus (the teacher may set MyMaths); 5² mental maths; and a weekly Times Tables focus
  • Learning Passport– the children will be given a half termly learning passport with six optional activities to complete during the half term. As each one is completed these can be handed in.
  • Spelling – set and tested on a weekly basis (Thursday). Please ensure you review your child’s progress and continue to work on any spelling corrections.
  • Please ensure that you write a comment on your child’s Google Classroom work if you have any questions about the homework.
  • For further guidance and support please go to the homework and learning logs area of our website at:

Year 4 Topics 





Autumn Term

Looking back in time



In this topic, we will be looking at what life was like in Roman times, religion, clothing and farming.

Roman Day (in school, date TBC). Parent helpers might be needed; we will inform the class reps of each class.


Spring Term

Settlement and Change



During this topic we will be looking at how people lived in the Anglo-Saxon times. The history of the British Isles in Anglo-Saxon times and how the geography of Britain has changed.

Anglo-Saxon Day (TBC)

Year 4 assembly (date TBC)

Woodrow residential (5th – 7th of June)

Summer Term

Our World



In this topic, we will be learning about the British Monarchs through the ages.  In particular, King Henry VIII, Charles I,  Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth and King Charles. We will also be looking at the role of the British monarchy today.

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Neasden (date TBC)




  • Please encourage your child to practise their ukulele.
  • Please remember to send your child in with their ukulele on ukulele day.
  • Please help your child to tune their ukulele:

Learning Log - Woodrow High House 2017

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