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Lowerhouse Junior School

Inspiring a lifelong love for learning

Year 4 - Palmer

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Welcome to Palmer!

Our Teacher is Miss Roberts and our Teaching Assistant is Miss Bruty.

 

We have PE every Monday and Tuesday. Spellings will be sent home every Friday for a spelling quiz the following week - please practice these regularly.

 

Homework is set via https://app.mirodoeducation.com/login every Tuesday and Friday.

 

There are no spellings this week because we finish for half term on Wednesday 20th October.

 

Useful links:

oxfordowl.co.uk

ttrockstars.com

themathsfactor.com

 

 

 

Star of the week

Charlie Hamer and Joseph Buck: For super effort in maths and developing confidence in their own answers.

 

Head Teacher’s Award - Aspiration

Tyler Smith-Lord - For making an effort to push himself outside of his comfort zone and for improved contributions in lessons.

 

A week in Palmer 
 

English


We have been exploring our narrative unit based on The Loch Ness Monster through the book ‘The Treasure of The Loch Ness Monster’. We have focused on descriptive vocabulary for the loch and the monster as well as exploring how to correctly punctuate speech.

 

Maths

 

Our current times table champion is: Kylan-James Taylor!

 

We have explored bar charts and pictograms this week.
 

Science and Design Technology

 

Our topic this half term is ‘Sparks Might Fly’. In Science, we explored how to keep safe around electricity and potential electrical dangers. In DT, we evaluated our switches.

 

Computing

 

We have been using ‘Turtle academy’ to learn some programming skills.

 

R.E

 

We are learning about Hinduism.