Leigh Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School

‘Live And Learn With Jesus’

Windermere Road, Leigh, Lancashire WN7 1UX

enquiries@admin.leighsacredheart.wigan.sch.uk

01942 674226

Our teacher is Miss Sixsmith

Class 4

Reminders

P.E lessons are on Mondays and Thursdays, please can you make sure your child has their indoor and outdoor kits in school.

Please encourage your child to bring their reading packet into school everyday, we have lots of helpers that love to read with the children.

Homework is sent home each Friday and should be returned on a Wednesday.

Class 4

Summer Curriculum Statement

Welcome to Class 4! We are going to be learning lots of new things this term.

English

During their English lessons the children will be reading and exploring traditional stories. The children will be reading and writing instructions. They will be writing recounts and reading and writing information texts and poems. The children will also be developing their understanding of punctuation and conjunctions. The children will be given a variety of opportunities to develop and extend their writing skills in all areas of the curriculum.

Maths

In Mathematics the children will continue to develop their understanding of number & calculations. They will consolidate their understanding of place value. The children will be encouraged to apply their knowledge to ‘real life’ situations involving money and measures. This term we will be focusing on number patterns. Children will be expected to count on and back in steps of 2, 5 and 10.

Science

In science the children will be learning about how plants grow. They will be learning about the different parts of plants and will begin to name a variety of common wild and garden plants including trees. The children will be given the opportunity to grow their own plant. We will also continuing to look at ‘Seasonal Change’ throughout the year.

RE

This term our topics in RE are:

Pentecost – Holidays & Holydays.

Reconciliation – Being sorry.

Universal Church – Neighbours.

 

General Reminders.

Reading

Please could you ensure that your child brings their reading book and diary into school every day so that we can listen to them read on a regular basis. To help develop your child’s reading skills please try to read with them daily at home and record any comments in their diary.

Homework in Class 3.

Homework will be given out on Friday. Please return it back to school the following Wednesday. If you have any questions or queries about the homework please don’t hesitate to come and see us.

Click below to see what our class timetable is

PE

During this term the children will be developing their gymnastic skills through transferring their weight from one body part to another both on the floor and using apparatus. The children will be completing dance lessons exploring movement ideas. As summer approaches they will improve their basic game-playing skills. They will prepare for sports day by learning to work as a team.

Computing

In computing the children will start by collecting information to make a survey, then using this data they will create their own pictographs. When they are confident they will  transfer this knowledge into Excel to create graphs.

Topic

History: Significant people – nurses.

Geography: Contrasting Locality.

Creative curriculum will continue.