Bishop Ian Ramsay

Year 4 Miss Stroud

Week beginning Monday 22nd March 2021

If you are learning from home this week, I have uploaded all of our work for the week below. Remember to send me any work by uploading to your portfolio on Class Dojo. You can upload documents or photographs of any work you do on paper too.

Thank you, Miss Stroud :) 

Year 4 Timetable

Maths  

This week we are continuing our unit of Fractions. We will be recapping some of the material from Year 3 as well as Year 4. Watch the videos carefully and complete the tasks. 

Please use TTRS and Hit the Button for extra multiplication and division practice. 

Have a look on Purple Mash for multiplication practice for 6 all the times tables.

You also have our Times Table Trooper song on Dojo which you can listen to at anytime. 

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Monday 

Monday PowerPoint

Monday Worksheet

Answers

Tuesday 

Tuesday PowerPoint

Tuesday Worksheet

Answers

Wednesday 

We have now come to the end of our unit on fractions. Have a go at the assessment questions below. Don't forget to send me your scores on Dojo. :) 

Assessment Questions

Answers

Thursday

No Maths today as we will be spending the morning creating our storybooks in DT. 

Extra

Fraction Wall - Use this to help you with your equivalent fractions if you need it. 

Maths Problems.  You don't have to complete these. They are just some extra problem solving and reasoning questions if you want some extra tasks. 

Below is a parent booklet which includes some extra questions based on our unit of fractions. Again, you do not have to complete them but they are there if you need some extra tasks. 

Fractions Booklet 1

Fractions Booklet 2

Fractions Booklet 3

English 

For our next unit of writing we will be writing non chronological reports about volcanoes. 

 Monday - Wednesday 

For the next 3 days we will be writing our non chronological reports. If you are at home, you could choose to create your report as a double page spread or as a word document. 

Use the sentence opener word mat below to help you with your writing. 

Gold Write PowerPoint

Sentence Openers

Thursday 

Today we will be editing our Non Chronological reports. Choose a section of your work to edit and improve.

Friday

The text, questions and answers are on the PDF below. 

Reading Comprehension

 

Reading

As our class text is not very long, we will also be reading The Beast of Buckingham Palace by David Walliams. Try to listen to or read a chapter a day. 

 

 

 

Read your Accelerated Reader book this week.

We also have access to Rising Stars Online Reading Planet (same log in details as during lockdown).

Homework

Spellings 

Week 5 Spelling PowerPoint

Look_Say_Cover_Write_Check

WordSearch

Have a go at some of the activities below as part of our Wellness Wednesday afternoon. 

Activity Sheets

Mindfulness Challenge Cards

Mindful Colouring

Mindful Breathing

Mindful Dot to Dot

PSHE

We have come to the end of our unit. Instead, we will be carrying out Wellness Wednesday's activities. 

 

Science

For this half term we will be looking at Teeth and Digestion. This week we will be looking at our digestive system. 

Digestive System

You DO NOT have to complete all the worksheets. Please complete worksheet 6B. 

Resources

Geography 

For this half term we will be looking at the question "Why does Italy shake and roar?"

For our final lesson on this unit, we will be comparing a region of Italy to the North East of England. 

Week 5 PowerPoint

Fact Files

 

RE

For this half term we will be looking at the question 'Why do Christians call the day Jesus died ‘Good Friday’?

 Memory Box PowerPoint

Template

 We will ending our unit with a Now Press Play activity based on the Easter Story. 

Follow the link below to join in at home. Please check Dojo for the password. 

https://nowpressplay.co.uk/key-stage-2/ 

 DT

This half term we will have the chance to explore moving parts in a variety of storybooks and learn how to recreate some of these moving parts using a variety of tools and techniques before investigating different types of fonts and graphics.

This week we are going to create our storybook. We have decided to base it on Pompeii.

ICT 

Log on to Purple Mash and create your non chronological report on Volcanoes. 

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Mindful Activities

Maze

Stained Glass Colouring Sheets

Easter Baskets

WordSearch

 

For PE, a great activity to do is yoga. It is relaxing, calming and really stretches your muscles! Visit ‘Cosmic Kids Yoga’ for some yoga sessions you could try at home.

Yorkshire Sport Foundation and national organisations, including afPE, have been working with physical educators from across the country to support parents to teach PE at home.

Short two-minute videos have been created that show parents (and teachers) free, fun and easy to follow PE activities for the whole family. 

https://www.afpe.org.uk/physical-education/thisispe-supporting-parents-to-teach-pe-at-home/ 

https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Extras

 

Visit these websites for some games to practice your English skills.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/7-11-years/spelling-and-grammar

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zv48q6f

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

Visit these websites for some games to practice your Maths skills.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/ordering-and-sequencing-numbers

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z826n39

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2numeracy.html

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

This is a useful website to practice a range of different subject areas.

https://www.educationquizzes.com/ks2/

Archived Work - Week beg. 1.3.21

Week beginning Monday 1st March 2021

If you are learning from home this week, I have uploaded all of our work for the week below. Remember to send me any work by uploading to your portfolio on Class Dojo. You can upload documents or photographs of any work you do on paper too.

Thank you, Miss Stroud :) 

Year 4 Timetable

Maths 

This week we are continuing our unit of Fractions. We will be recapping some of the material from Year 3 as well as Year 4. Watch the videos carefully and complete the tasks. 

Please use TTRS and Hit the Button for extra multiplication and division practice. 

Have a look on Purple Mash for multiplication practice for 6 all the times tables.

You also have our Times Table Trooper song on Dojo which you can listen to at anytime. 

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Monday 

Monday PowerPoint

Monday Worksheet

Answers

Tuesday

Tuesday PowerPoint

Tuesday Worksheet

 Answers

Wednesday

Wednesday PowerPoint

Wednesday Worksheet

Answers

Thursday

Thursday PowerPoint

Thursday Worksheet

Answers

Extra

Fraction Wall - Use this to help you with your equivalent fractions if you need it. 

Maths Problems.  You don't have to complete these. They are just some extra problem solving and reasoning questions if you want some extra tasks. 

Below is a parent booklet which includes some extra questions based on our unit of fractions. Again, you do not have to complete them but they are there if you need some extra tasks. 

Fractions Booklet 1

Fractions Booklet 2

Fractions Booklet 3

English 

For our new unit of writing we will be using the story Escape from Pompeii.

Our first piece of writing will be to write an alternative version of the story.

You can read the story on the PowerPoint below.

Escape From Pompeii Text

Monday

Monday PowerPoint

Direct/Indirect Speech Task

The link below has some extra video lessons and resources on direct and indirect speech. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zm63c7h

Tuesday 

Tuesday PowerPoint

Task 

Watch the lesson below for extra help on punctuating speech. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-explore-punctuating-speech-first-c9j30c?from_query=speech

Wednesday

Wednesday PowerPoint

Dialogue Example 

Thursday 

Thursday PowerPoint

Multi-Sensory Plan

Friday - Comprehension

Text

Questions

Reading

As our class text is not very long, we will also be reading The Beast of Buckingham Palace by David Walliams. Try to listen to or read a chapter a day. 

Read your Accelerated Reader book this week.

We also have access to Rising Stars Online Reading Planet (same log in details as during lockdown).

Homework

Maths Homework

English Homework

Topic Grid

Spellings

PowerPoint

Wordsearch

Look. Say. Cover. Write. Check

Wider Curriculum 

PSHE

For this half term we will be looking at the question "How will we grow and change?"

This week we will be looking at changes in girls. 

Changes in Girls PowerPoint

Task

DT

This half term we will have the chance to explore moving parts in a variety of storybooks and learn how to recreate some of these moving parts using a variety of tools and techniques before investigating different types of fonts and graphics. 

Storybooks Slides 2

Task

RE

For this half term we will be looking at the question 'Why do Christians call the day Jesus died ‘Good Friday’?

This week we will be looking at "What is Maundy Thursday and how is it remembered?"

Maundy Thursday

Watch the clip below showing the story of Maundy Thursday.

http://request.org.uk/festivals/holy-week-and-easter/maundy-thursday/

Watch the clip below showing Holy Communion. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02mwwm9

Task 1 - Feet Outline

Task 2 - Cross Outline

Geography 

For this half term we will be looking at the question "Why does Italy shake and roar?"

Week 2

Task 1

Task 2

Science

For this half term we will be looking at Teeth and Digestion. 

This week we are looking at Food Chains. 

Food Chains PowerPoint

Mini Tasks 1, 2 and 3

Main Task

ICT 

Log onto Purple Mash and complete the Volcano description activity. The To Do will not be available until Friday.  https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Mindful Activities

Word Search

Sudoku

Crossword

Design a Chinese Mask

Chinese Fortune Teller

Mindful Colouring Sheets

Archived Work - Week beg. 8.3.21

Week beginning Monday 8th March 2021

If you are learning from home this week, I have uploaded all of our work for the week below. Remember to send me any work by uploading to your portfolio on Class Dojo. You can upload documents or photographs of any work you do on paper too.

Thank you, Miss Stroud :) 

Year 4 Timetable

Maths  

This week we are continuing our unit of Fractions. We will be recapping some of the material from Year 3 as well as Year 4. Watch the videos carefully and complete the tasks. 

Please use TTRS and Hit the Button for extra multiplication and division practice. 

Have a look on Purple Mash for multiplication practice for 6 all the times tables.

You also have our Times Table Trooper song on Dojo which you can listen to at anytime. 

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Monday

Monday PowerPoint

Monday Worksheet

Answers

Tuesday

Tuesday PowerPoint

Tuesday Worksheet

Answers

Wednesday 

Wednesday PowerPoint

Wednesday Worksheet

Answers

Thursday

Thursday PowerPoint

Thursday Worksheet

Answers

Extra

Fraction Wall - Use this to help you with your equivalent fractions if you need it. 

Maths Problems.  You don't have to complete these. They are just some extra problem solving and reasoning questions if you want some extra tasks. 

Below is a parent booklet which includes some extra questions based on our unit of fractions. Again, you do not have to complete them but they are there if you need some extra tasks. 

Fractions Booklet 1

Fractions Booklet 2

Fractions Booklet 3

English 

For our new unit of writing we will be using the story Escape from Pompeii.

Our first piece of writing will be to write an alternative version of the story. This week we will be planning and writing our story. 

You can read the story on the PowerPoint below.

Escape From Pompeii Text

Monday/Tuesday

Monday_Tuesday Powerpoint

Plan

Wednesday/Thursday

Wednesday_Thursday PowerPoint

LO 

Wednesday Example

Thursday Example

Use the word banks below to help you! 

Word Bank 1

Word Bank 2

Friday 

Today we are going to have a go at editing our story. 

Easter Symbols

 

Reading

As our class text is not very long, we will also be reading The Beast of Buckingham Palace by David Walliams. Try to listen to or read a chapter a day. 

Read your Accelerated Reader book this week.

We also have access to Rising Stars Online Reading Planet (same log in details as during lockdown).

Homework

Maths Homework

English Homework

Topic Grid

Spellings

Spellings

Word Search

Handwriting

Look. Say. Cover. Write. Check

Wider Curriculum 

 

We will be holding a "Design a Book Cover" competition.

Use the template below and send it to me on Dojo :) 

PSHE

For this half term we will be looking at the question "How will we grow and change?"

This week we are looking at 'Changing Emotions'

Changing Emotions

Task

 

Science

For this half term we will be looking at Teeth and Digestion. This week we will be looking at Teeth.

Different Teeth

You DO NOT need to complete all the tasks on the PDF below. I would like you complete worksheet 3C.

Resources

 Watch the lesson below for extra information on teeth. https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/are-all-teeth-the-same-68r62c

 Geography 

For this half term we will be looking at the question "Why does Italy shake and roar?"

Why does Italy shake?

Some useful videos and links below. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/geography-ks1--ks2-earthquakes/zbr2mfr

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z849q6f/articles/zj89t39

 

RE

For this half term we will be looking at the question 'Why do Christians call the day Jesus died ‘Good Friday’?

This week we will be looking at Easter symbols and how they remind us of Jesus and the Holy Week.

Easter Symbols

Pictures to use.

DT

This half term we will have the chance to explore moving parts in a variety of storybooks and learn how to recreate some of these moving parts using a variety of tools and techniques before investigating different types of fonts and graphics.

This week we are looking at different fonts. 

Storybook Slides

Resources

ICT 

This week we are going to link our ICT task to our RE. I would like you to do some research and find out Easter and Easter Traditions. 

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Mindful Activities

Word Search

Sudoku

Crossword

Easter Recipe Booklet

Easter Egg Mindful Colouring

Archived Work - Week beg 15.3.2021

Week beginning Monday 15th March 2021

If you are learning from home this week, I have uploaded all of our work for the week below. Remember to send me any work by uploading to your portfolio on Class Dojo. You can upload documents or photographs of any work you do on paper too.

Thank you, Miss Stroud :) 

Year 4 Timetable

Maths  

This week we are continuing our unit of Fractions. We will be recapping some of the material from Year 3 as well as Year 4. Watch the videos carefully and complete the tasks. 

Please use TTRS and Hit the Button for extra multiplication and division practice. 

Have a look on Purple Mash for multiplication practice for 6 all the times tables.

You also have our Times Table Trooper song on Dojo which you can listen to at anytime. 

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Monday 

Monday PowerPoint

Monday Worksheet

Answers

Tuesday 

Tuesday PowerPoint

Tuesday Worksheet

Answers

Wednesday 

Wednesday PowerPoint

Wednesday Worksheet

Answers

Thursday 

Thursday PowerPoint

Thursday Worksheet

Answers

Extra

Fraction Wall - Use this to help you with your equivalent fractions if you need it. 

Maths Problems.  You don't have to complete these. They are just some extra problem solving and reasoning questions if you want some extra tasks. 

Below is a parent booklet which includes some extra questions based on our unit of fractions. Again, you do not have to complete them but they are there if you need some extra tasks. 

Fractions Booklet 1

Fractions Booklet 2

Fractions Booklet 3

 

English 

For our next unit of writing we will be writing non chronological reports about volcanoes. 

 Monday

Monday PowerPoint

Comprehension Text

Questions

Tuesday 

Tuesday PowerPoint

Wednesday 

Wednesday PowerPoint

Thursday

Thursday PowerPoint

Plan

Friday

Have a go at the comprehension below. It is split into 1 star, 2 star or 3 star. You DO NOT have to do them all. Have a go at the one that would suitable for you. The answers are included on the PDF. 

Comprehension Text, Questions and Answers

 

Reading

As our class text is not very long, we will also be reading The Beast of Buckingham Palace by David Walliams. Try to listen to or read a chapter a day. 

 

 

 

 

Read your Accelerated Reader book this week.

We also have access to Rising Stars Online Reading Planet (same log in details as during lockdown).

Homework

Maths Homework

English Homework

Topic Grid

Spelling

Spellings PowerPoint

Word Search

Handwriting

Look_Say_cover_Write_check

PSHE

For this half term we will be looking at the question "How will we grow and change?"

This week we are looking at families and relationships.

Relationships and Families PowerPoint

Design a Poster

 

Science

For this half term we will be looking at Teeth and Digestion. This week we will be looking at Teeth.

For this week's Science lesson we will be having a zoom with Mrs Affleck who will be telling us all about how to keep our teeth healthy. 

Then we will create a poster showing what we have learnt! 

Use page 2 from the PDF below to use as your template. 

Poster Template

 Geography 

For this half term we will be looking at the question "Why does Italy shake and roar?"

This week we will be looking at Volcanoes and why they happen in Italy.

Why does Italy Roar?

You can use the pictures and fact sheets below to help you with your task. 

Resources

Watch the video below on Volcanoes. 

 

RE

For this half term we will be looking at the question 'Why do Christians call the day Jesus died ‘Good Friday’?

For this week's RE lesson, we will be having a Zoom with Father John. He is going to sharing what a Maundy Thursday service is like why Christians take Communion. 

 

DT

This half term we will have the chance to explore moving parts in a variety of storybooks and learn how to recreate some of these moving parts using a variety of tools and techniques before investigating different types of fonts and graphics.

This week we are going to plan our storybook. We have decided to base it on Pompeii.

StoryBooks Slides

Storybooks Resources

ICT 

 

 https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Mindful Activities

Maze Puzzles

Wordsearch

Colouring

Crossword

Archived Work - Week beg  22.3.2021

Week beginning Monday 22nd March 2021

If you are learning from home this week, I have uploaded all of our work for the week below. Remember to send me any work by uploading to your portfolio on Class Dojo. You can upload documents or photographs of any work you do on paper too.

Thank you, Miss Stroud :) 

Year 4 Timetable

Maths  

This week we are continuing our unit of Fractions. We will be recapping some of the material from Year 3 as well as Year 4. Watch the videos carefully and complete the tasks. 

Please use TTRS and Hit the Button for extra multiplication and division practice. 

Have a look on Purple Mash for multiplication practice for 6 all the times tables.

You also have our Times Table Trooper song on Dojo which you can listen to at anytime. 

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Monday 

Monday PowerPoint

Monday Worksheet

Answers

Tuesday 

Tuesday PowerPoint

Tuesday Worksheet

Answers

Wednesday 

We have now come to the end of our unit on fractions. Have a go at the assessment questions below. Don't forget to send me your scores on Dojo. :) 

Assessment Questions

Answers

Thursday

No Maths today as we will be spending the morning creating our storybooks in DT. 

Extra

Fraction Wall - Use this to help you with your equivalent fractions if you need it. 

Maths Problems.  You don't have to complete these. They are just some extra problem solving and reasoning questions if you want some extra tasks. 

Below is a parent booklet which includes some extra questions based on our unit of fractions. Again, you do not have to complete them but they are there if you need some extra tasks. 

Fractions Booklet 1

Fractions Booklet 2

Fractions Booklet 3

English 

For our next unit of writing we will be writing non chronological reports about volcanoes. 

 Monday - Wednesday 

For the next 3 days we will be writing our non chronological reports. If you are at home, you could choose to create your report as a double page spread or as a word document. 

Use the sentence opener word mat below to help you with your writing. 

 

Sentence Openers

 Thursday 

 

Friday

The text, questions and answers are on the PDF below. 

Reading Comprehension

 

Reading

As our class text is not very long, we will also be reading The Beast of Buckingham Palace by David Walliams. Try to listen to or read a chapter a day. 

 

 

 

Read your Accelerated Reader book this week.

We also have access to Rising Stars Online Reading Planet (same log in details as during lockdown).

Homework

Spellings 

Week 5 Spelling PowerPoint

Look_Say_Cover_Write_Check

WordSearch

Have a go at some of the activities below as part of our Wellness Wednesday afternoon. 

Activity Sheets

Mindfulness Challenge Cards

Mindful Colouring

Mindful Breathing

Mindful Dot to Dot

PSHE

We have come to the end of our unit. Instead, we will be carrying out Wellness Wednesday's activities. 

 

Science

For this half term we will be looking at Teeth and Digestion. This week we will be looking at our digestive system. 

Digestive System

You DO NOT have to complete all the worksheets. Please complete worksheet 6B. 

Resources

Geography 

For this half term we will be looking at the question "Why does Italy shake and roar?"

For our final lesson on this unit, we will be comparing a region of Italy to the North East of England. 

Week 5 PowerPoint

Fact Files

 

RE

For this half term we will be looking at the question 'Why do Christians call the day Jesus died ‘Good Friday’?

 Memory Box PowerPoint

Template

 We will ending our unit with a Now Press Play activity based on the Easter Story. 

Follow the link below to join in at home. Please check Dojo for the password. 

https://nowpressplay.co.uk/key-stage-2/ 

 DT

This half term we will have the chance to explore moving parts in a variety of storybooks and learn how to recreate some of these moving parts using a variety of tools and techniques before investigating different types of fonts and graphics.

This week we are going to create our storybook. We have decided to base it on Pompeii.

ICT 

Log on to Purple Mash and create your non chronological report on Volcanoes. 

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Mindful Activities

Maze

Stained Glass Colouring Sheets

Easter Baskets

WordSearch

 

Archived Work - Week beg  12.4.2021

Week beginning Monday 12th April 2021

If you are learning from home this week, I have uploaded all of our work for the week below. Remember to send me any work by uploading to your portfolio on Class Dojo. You can upload documents or photographs of any work you do on paper too.

Thank you, Miss Stroud :) 

Year 4 Timetable

Maths  

This week we will be starting our new unit of decimals. Watch the videos carefully and complete the tasks. 

Please use TTRS and Hit the Button for extra multiplication and division practice. 

Have a look on Purple Mash for multiplication practice for 6 all the times tables.

You also have our Times Table Trooper song on Dojo which you can listen to at anytime. 

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/bishop-dh8

Monday 

Monday Worksheet

Monday PowerPoint

Answers

Tuesday 

Tuesday Worksheet

Tuesday PowerPoint

Answers

Wednesday 

Wednesday Worksheet

Wednesday PowerPoint

Answers

Thursday 

Thursday PowerPoint

Thursday Worksheet

Answers

 

English 

For our first unit of work this term, we will be reading The Witches by Roald Dahl. 

 Listen to or read a chapter a day. 

 

Monday 

 

Tuesday 

 

Wednesday 

 

Thursday 

 

Friday

The PDF below has comprehensions split into 1, 2 and 3 star. You DO NOT  have to complete all 3. The questions and answers are on the PDF as well. 

Reading Comprehension

Reading

We will continue to read The Beast of Buckingham Palace by David Walliams as our end of day class reader. Try to listen to or read a chapter a day. 

 

 

Read your Accelerated Reader book this week.

We also have access to Rising Stars Online Reading Planet (same log in details as during lockdown).

Homework

English Homework

Maths Homework

Topic Grid

Spellings 

Week 1 PowerPoint

Look. Say. Cover. Write. Check

Spelling Board Game

Poster

 

Science

For this term, we will be looking at circuits and conductors. If you need any equipment for these lessons, please don't hesitate to send me a message on DoJo and we can organise this. 

Week 1

Task 1

 Circuit Cards

History 

For this term we will be looking at the question:

'What happened when the Romans left Britain?'

Week 1

Use Worksheet 1C and the picture cards in the resource pack below. 

Resources

 

RE

This term we will be looking at the question " When Jesus left what was the impact of Pentecost? "

 

 

 Please use resource sheet 4 

"What types of Texts are we working with" for this lesson". 

Resources

Art

For this term we will be looking at Indian Art. 

This week we will be creating our own sections of a Madhubani Painting. 

Art Slides

Use the Madhubani painting on page one of the resources below. Use one of the templates to copy the painting.

Resources

PSHE 

For this term we will be looking at 

 

 

ICT 



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