Welcome to Year 4 Cressida Cowell Class
Class Teacher: Mrs Welikala Teaching Assistant: Mrs Manning
Welcome to Cressida Cowell Year 4 class, here are just a few reminders that may help over the year:
Spellings and Times Tables
These are given every Friday which must be learnt and practiced DAILY as we carry out a test the following Friday.
Maths and English home learning
Both are given out on Wednesday, to be in on the following Monday.
Along with the usual home learning I also encourage children to complete a set of activities on Mathletics as well as play some of the games on 'Live Mathletics'.
Children will be set a Reading Eggs task to complete each month. This website is great for expanding their reading comprehension skills.
Please let us know if your child has problems accessing the internet so that we can ensure they have alternative home learning!
Home Learning may consist of more than one piece of English and Maths.
All children have a reading book and reading record diary that they are encouraged to bring home and share with parents/carers. When they have finished reading their book, children are able to change them when they arrive at school each morning. Please sign your name and write any comments each time you listen to your child read, and also when they have completed their book. Children in Yr 4 C are expected to read for at least 15mins, daily.
PE day is on Tuesday. Please ensure children have their full kits in school on this day. No jewellery is permitted. It is helpful for the children to have their PE in school from Monday-Friday in-case it may be needed.
Swimming is on Friday mornings. Please ensure your child has their swimming kit with them, including goggles.
This year the children will have weekly recorder lessons. These lessons will be taught by a music teacher from the Kingston Music Service on Tuesday afternoons. Each child will have an opportunity to loan one of the school’s recorders so they can continue to practice this skill at home.
We really appreciate all the hard work you do with your child at home.
A huge thank you to the parents who shared their love of learning with 4C on 16.10.18.
Ava's mum shared her passion for storytelling through the art of photography and Sophia's mum shared her love of calligraphy. The children enjoyed hearing about your journeys and the all important message of not giving up on your passion- no matter what obstacles you may face! We were all inspired and very grateful for your time!
Thank you from Mrs Welikala and all of 4C.