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Year 4

Welcome to Year 4!

Our class teachers for 2019-2020 are:


Mrs March (Monday to Thursday) and Mrs Rooney (Fridays) for Autumn term in Acer Class.


with Mr Holmes from January 2020 in Acer Class.


Miss Balaam in Palm Class.


Our LSA (Learning Support Assistants support the class teachers) is Mrs Jackson.


Our SSAs (Special Support Assistants work with individual named children) are Mrs Lawrence, Mrs McAuley and Mrs Thomson.


Our Year 4 Class Parent Reps are TBC (Acer Parent Rep) and TBC (Palm Parent Rep).

Academic Year 2019-2020


(to be updated - this information is from last academic year)


P.E will be on a Thursday afternoon, children will need their outdoor P.E kit. Year 4 will be swimming during the spring term (we will send a reminder nearer the time). Please ensure your child has their PE kit at school ready for use and that all clothing is clearly named.




All homework is handed out on a Thursday and due in the following Monday, unless specified. Everyone will have a separate Maths homework book as well as a Learning Log homework book.


  • Daily reading – at least three times per week
  • Maths – to be completed in homework books or the teacher may set My Maths to be completed on the computer
  • 5² mental maths
  • Learning Logs (during the autumn term the children will have at least two weeks to complete them)
  • Spelling – to be set on the online Spelling Jotter and checked by the teacher, there will then be a spelling test that goes into their homework books each Wednesday. Please ensure you review your child’s progress and continue to work on any spelling corrections.


Please ensure that you write a comment in your child’s homework book if you have any questions or comments; this will let us know how your child is getting on. For further guidance and support please go to the homework and learning logs area of our website at:


Year 4 Non-Negotiables


We expect children to present their work neatly:


  • Clearly writing their date and learning objective
  • Underlining their work neatly with a ruler
  • Maths – clear number formation and workings shown clearly
  • Write from the margin
  • Correct use of capital letters and full stops
  • Neat and joined handwriting
  • Sticking in work neatly
  • Accurate spelling of commonly used words:


Junior School Homework Email Addresses:


Each class in the Junior School now has an email address to use to send in electronic versions of homework. These are only for sending in homework and no emails will be replied to so please do not use these addresses to communicate with staff.


Year 4: or


For further guidance and support please go to the homework and learning logs area of our website.


Pencil case contents: handwriting pen (if they have a pen licence - not a biro or a fountain pen please), pencil, rubber, 30cm ruler, sharpener, glue stick (not coloured) and colouring pencils.


During the coming year we would really appreciate donations of:

  • Tissues for the classroom
  • (Appropriate) newspapers for painting

2019-2020 - Information for Parents and Year 4 Letters


to be added

Learning Log - Woodrow High House 2017

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