Heybrook Primary and Nursery

Heybrook Primary and Nursery School


Welcome to Year 4.

The year 4 classes and teachers are:

Blue Class - Mrs Oldham

Aqua Class - Miss Gawthorpe

Turquoise Class - Mrs Towsey



This half term we are working on our understanding of number. We will be learning about place value and practicing addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. We are also learning about fractions and applying our understanding to word problems.

Below are some useful websites to help with maths learning:



This half term in English we are extending our learning about the Roman invasion of Britain whilst reading the book 'The Captive Celt'.

Below are some useful websites for spelling and grammar:


This half term we are learning about Electricity. We will be learning about electrical components and making circuits.


In History we are learning about Roman Britain. We are learning about when and why the Roman's invaded Britain and how life changed for the Celts.  Our key question is: Boudicca: Heroine or Villain?

Design Technology/Art:

In Design Technology we will be creating a torch using our knowledge about circuits in science to help us.


Other websites:



PE Days

Blue Class - Thursday

Aqua Class - Tuesday

Turquoise Class - Wednesday

Please ensure that your child has their PE kit in school:

black leggings/shorts/tracksuit bottoms

- white T-shirt

- black pumps/trainers



Please ensure that your children read at least 3 times a week and answer the questions in their reading record.

All children should complete one section of their times table books each day.

All children have spellings to complete for a test every Friday.

All children have a log in for Times Tables Rockstars and Mathletics. If they have forgotten their log in, please get them to ask their class teacher for it.