St Francis Xavier

Catholic Primary School

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Year 4

          Welcome to Year 4!

Welcome To Year 4! 



Key Information


* Our PE day is Tuesday so please make sure you have your kit on this day however, we do recommend you bring it on a Monday and take it home on a Friday. 

* Please read at least 3 times each week and remember to get your reading record signed for dojos and a chance to do some fun, delicious baking at the end of the half term.

* Keep practising your times tables on TT Rockstar. We will check each day and give dojos to children who have been one.


If you have any questions please come and see either Miss Peat or myself (Miss Rybka)




Our topic this half term is Art Attack.


We are looking at art in nature and have studied and copied animal patterns.

We are now learning drawing techniques to add shade.


Our homework was to create an animal sculpture to decorate the classroom.

Look at these amazing sculptures we have created using cardboard, paper, clay and even lego!


Animal sculptures

We are learning new watercolour painting techniques

In Geography this half term, we have used atlases to look at the physical features of Spain and compared them to the UK's.

In Science, we have started our topic Sound. We started by writing about what we already know and what we would like to find out. Then, we conducted some experiments to found out how make sounds. See some photos below.

Timetable for week1

Timetable week 2

Timetable week 3

Timetable week 4

Timetable week 5

A huge thank you to all the parents of Year 4!!

Miss Peat and I would like to thank all the parents in Year 4 for the fantastic support they have been giving to the children, during this challenging time. We acknowledge the struggles and difficulties that home learning brings and wanted to take this opportunity to say we really appreciate the help and support with the children as, without it, home learning wouldn't be possible.

Celebrating Children's Work

All the children are working very hard during this difficult time! We are so proud of you all and how well you have adapted in this unusual time. Each week, it gets more difficult to choose who to give certificates to. See below for who has received certificates so far.

More phenomenal work this week. Well done to these children ...

Another, amazing week of lots of hard hard. Well done to these Super Stars!

So proud of you all. A big well done to these children this week! Week 4

More phenomenal work this week. Well done! Week 3

Well done to these people this week!!! - Excellent work. Keep it up. Week 2

More of our home learning

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Have a look at our amazing work!

Watch the video of some of the work we have done so far ...!

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Pablo Picasso inspired Art

Remembrance Day

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We Enjoy Maths in Year 4!

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Useful Websites

Practise you times tables with the links below.

Practise Maths and SPaG games on the website below.

Topic Newsletters

Autumn 1


Useful Learning Links