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 Autumn Hamilton who has made great leaps in progress with her writing.
PUPIL OF THE WEEK
Well done to Imogen Ferraby for being an enthusiastic learner and carrying on her studies at home.
Well done to Madison Rodger for helping others at the swimming pool and being a kind friend.
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 looking at Roman numerals. We will be practising how to write and read these as well as using them to add and subtract.
In English, we are continuing to look at explanations. We are looking at the different sections of the text and practising how to write these.
NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK
Year 3 English: pgs 88 + 89
Year 3 Maths: 48 + 49
Maths is recapping on previous learning.
Year 4 English: pgs 92 + 93
Year 4 Maths: pgs 26 + 27
Maths homework is recapping on previous learning.
Date set: 18/06/2018
Due back: 25/06/2018
Brazil and the UK
This week we have been looking at where in the world Brazil and the UK are. This week, we are looking at the geography of the two places.
In Science we are learning about plants.
We are investigating how water travels through the plant.
This week, we are looking at our results from our experiment and drawing our conclusions.
In Music, we are looking at the Ten Pieces on the BBC called 'There's no place like....'
We have begun to think about how we can create sounds that relate to where we live using our voices, bodies and instruments.
In DT, we are planning a bug hotel as a habitat for local creatures.