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 a boy in our class for making great improvements to his handwriting and spelling.
PUPIL OF THE WEEK
Well done to Zach Piercy for great understanding of the four operations.
Well done to a girl in our class who is always helpful.
Dates for your diary:
15th Jan - Maths open morning
w/c 15th Jan - World of work week
1st Feb - Y3/4 trip to Yorkshire Museum
5th Feb - Safer Internet Week
7th Feb - Y3/4 Movie Night
9th Feb - Break up
19th Feb - Back to school
w/c 12th Feb - Parent's consultations
29th Mar - Break up
Place value maths games:
Lascaux cave paintings tour
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 fractions. We have begun to find fractions of a whole and a set.
During English, we have been looking at narrative writing. We are going to be identifying the features and beginning to write a myth.
NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK
Year 3 English: pgs 34 + 35
Year 3 Maths: pgs 28 + 29
Year 4 English: pgs 40 + 41
Year 4 Maths: pgs 28 + 29
Date set: 19/02/2018
Due back: 26/02/2018
Stone age to iron age
This week we have been investigating what life was like in the Stone Age.
In Science we are learning about states of matter.
We are beginning with investigating what we mean by the terms: solid, liquid and gas.
In Music, we have been looking at how to keep the beat of the music.
In art, we had great fun creating cave paintings with paper and chalk. This week, we are using sandpaper and paints to create our cave paintings.