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 to Mia Dawson for a great beginning to her Egyptian traditional tale.
PUPIL OF THE WEEK
Well done to a girl in our class for always having a smile on her face.
Well done to Ashley Bradford for showing great skill when multiplying by multiples of 10.
Dates for your diary:
Week beginning 30/10/2017 - NSPCC sponsored times table week.
9th Nov - Joint open day with Haigh Road 10-11 am and 6-7 pm
13th - 17th Nov Anti bullying week
13th Nov - Class Dynamix workshops
14th/15th Nov - Parent consultations
20th Nov - Flu Jabs
20th Nov - Year 3/4 open morning
week beginning 27th Nov - Enterprise week for School Christmas Fair
6th Dec - School Fair
6th Dec - Year 3 watching Haigh Road Christmas performance
14th Dec - Christmas performance at church
14th Dec - School Christmas Dinner
15th Dec - Carols around the tree
Place value maths games:
Types of rocks video
Yellow class have PE on Tuesdays and Fridays and swimming on Wednesdays for Y4. 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 have been looking at multiplication and division. We are looking at using the inverse of multiplication and division.
During English, we have been learning about traditional tales. We are planning, drafting and publishing our own version of a traditional tale set in ancient Egypt.
NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK
Year 3 English: pg 42 + 43
Year 3 Maths: pg 24 + 25
Year 4 English: pg 18 + 19
Year 4 Maths: pg 20 + 21
Date set: 14/11/2017
Due back: 20/11/2017
This week we have been been planning and creating a leaflet about King Tut or Ancient Egypt.
In Science we are learning about rocks and soils. This week, we have been writing a report about what we have learnt.
In Music, we are trying to put together rounds of our Amazing Egyptian song.
In Design Technology, we are going to begin to make our mummy, sacrophagus and cartonnage models.