Welcome to the Class 4 webpage. Miss Shand is the class teacher and she is supported by Mrs Pendleton. Some of our children have Maths and English lessons with Mrs Heslop.
In Maths we learn about Number and Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication and Division, Fractions (decimals & percentages), Measures, Geometry: properties of shape. Geometry: position, direction and motion and Statistics.
In English we use a wide range of fiction (including fairy stories and myths and legends), poetry, plays, nonfiction texts and reference books / text books and dictionaries as starting points for our lessons.
In Science we learn about: Animals (including humans), States of Matter, Electricity, Sound and Living things and Habitats.
In our R.E lessons we learn more about Christianity and look at how different religions show care for people in the world.
In P.E we have lessons in: gymnastics, games, dance and athletics.
Our topics this year will cover
• Autumn 1 – Ancient Greece
• Autumn 2 – Rivers
• Spring 1 – Rome & the Romans
• Spring 2 – How did the Romans change Britain?
• Summer 1 – The Normans
• Summer 2 – Why is Durham a cool place to live?