Year 4

Class Page for Year 4 Autumn 2017

Welcome to Year 4!

On this page you can read news about our class and find out what we are learning this term. You will also find links to other websites that will help you with your topic homework.

If parents or carers need to contact either of the Year 4 class teachers, please use our school emails in the first instance:

power.h1@welearn365.com

white.p@welearn365.com

We will get back to you as soon as possible (but if the matter needs urgent attention it should be addressed to the school office instead).

Our first Science unit is a Physics topic about the forces of gravity and friction.

Click on the pictures below for websites about Isaac Newton:

  

You can read about forces, including gravity, here:

You can read about friction here:

You can try some online friction activities by clicking on the links below. (These links will only become active once we have tried these activities in school.) 

          

Think you know it all? Take the gravity and friction quiz here:

In History, we start the year with a topic about the Romans in Britain. We shall be finding out when and why the Romans invaded Britain, and how they were received by the people already living here. We shall go on to find out how people's everyday lives in Britain changed under Roman rule. Below are some links to websites that you may find useful:

General:

Living in Roman Britain

How did the Romans change Britain?

BBC Primary History website about the Romans

Dig it Up Game:

Websites about Hadrian's Wall:

   

Roman Army: 

What was life like in the Roman Army?

Dress a Roman soldier

Build a Roman fort

Roman Mosaics:

   

Roman Recipe:

Using Roman Numerals:

Handy Roman numerals converter

Test your Roman numerals skills

Where the names of our months come from: