A Happy Place to Learn
Victoria Junior School
Leeds, West Yorkshire LS26 0RA
Please contact Mrs S Ramskill on:
0113 393 2926
Please click here if you missed the Castleton 2018 meeting for your current Year 4 child
WRITER OF THE WEEK
Well done Tony Musara for a fantastic explanation text about platnts. Great vocabulary used Tony!
PUPIL OF THE WEEK
Well done to Holly Hart for always giving 100% to all her studies!
Well done to Jake Scholes for showing great adding and subtracting skills this week!
Dates for your diary:
20th April - Science Day
w/c 21st May - British Values Week
25th May - Break up
4th June - School open
18th June - Olympic athlete visit
6th July - Leavers assembly
w/c 9th July - Sports afternoon (weather permitting)
16th & 17th July - Transition days
20th July - Break up
Place value maths games:
Yellow class have PE on Tuesdays and Fridays and swimming on Wednesdays for Y3. Homework is given each Monday and X table tests are done on this day too.
Children are now allocated a day (Monday, Tuesday or Fridays) when the are tested on their spellings and given new spellings for the next week. The date for your child can be found on their weekly spelling sheet.
Reading books and planners should be signed by adults and presented on Mondays and Thursdays.
This week in Mathematics we are recapping on negative numbers from last week and we will be recapping on the properties of 3d and 2d shapes.
In English, we are looking at the features of a diary. We are going to be researching John O'Gaunt and writing a diary extract as him.
NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK
Year 3 English: pgs 92 + 93
Year 3 Maths: 58 + 59
Maths is recapping on previous learning.
Year 4 English: pgs 20 + 21
Year 4 Maths: pgs 66 + 67
Maths homework is recapping on previous learning.
Date set: 02/07/2018
Due back: 09/07/2018
Brazil and the UK
This week we have been looking at where in the world Brazil and the UK are. This week, we are researching the similarities and differences between Brasilia and Rothwell.
In Science we are learning about plants.
We are looking at the life cycle of a plant. We are continuing to write a diary entry as a seed going through the process of change.
In Music, we are looking at the Ten Pieces on the BBC called 'There's no place like....'
We have started to plan our piece by noting down what instruments we are going to use and when they are going to be played.
In DT, we are making our own bug hotels.