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 Chloe Mail for a fantastic setting description of the Stone Age.
PUPIL OF THE WEEK
Well done to Ashley Bradford for great understanding of tenths and hundredths.
Well done to Ralph Sutton for a great explanation of solids, liquids and gases in Science.
Dates for your diary:
20th April - Science Day
w/c 21st May - British Values Week
25th May - Break up
4th June - School open
4th 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 beginning to look at coordinates. This week, we are focusing on translation of points and shapes.
In English, we are planning and drafting a formal letter of complaint.
NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK
Year 3 English: pgs 70 + 71
Year 3 Maths: translation sheet.
Year 4 English: pgs 70 + 71
Year 4 Maths: pgs 59 + 60
Date set: 23/04/2018
Due back: 30/04/2018
Brazil and its rainforest
This week we have been looking at maps to find Brazil and identifying its features.
In Science we are learning about plants.
We have begun by making observations about plants from what we can see.
In Music, we have been looking at how to keep the beat of the music.
In art, we have begun to investigate the masks that are used in Brazilian carnivals.