Great Barr Primary School Academy

We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place..............We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place...............We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place...................We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place................We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place......................We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place.......................We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place......................We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place................We are now taking bookings for our Reception 2019 open events, which are being held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of November. Please call the school on 0121 464 2251 to book you place

Year 4 Curriculum

Literacy

  • We will be reading Charlotte’s Web during guided reading. 
  • We are writing a story with a moral dilemma, using the story ‘Bill’s New Frock’. 
  • We will be focussing on using inverted commas for direct speech.
  • We will be focussing on using fronted adverbials and adverbial phrases.
  • Later in the term, we will be using play scripts, focussing upon speech and language.
  • Later in the term, we will be focussing on explanation texts, using imperative verbs.

 

Numeracy

  • We will be focussing on telling and reading time to the nearest minute. 
  • We will be looking at numbers and place value to 2 decimal places.
  • We will be exploring fractions and finding fractions of amounts.
  • Using reasoning skills, we will investigate how we can apply our knowledge of mental and written methods to a variety of problems.

 

Creative Curriculum

  • Our topic this term is Sport and Fitness.
  • We will be exploring our local environment and analysing food chains. 
  • We will be creating a healthy meal plan and identifying the different food groups and nutrients we consume.

 

Other Important Information

  • During Art week, we will be researching the artist Orla Kiely. 
  • We are looking forward to the Sports Day, and we will be focussing upon athletics skills in PE. 
  • Our outdoor PE session is on a Tuesday afternoon. 
  • 4H indoor PE session is on a Friday afternoon.
  • 4C indoor PE session is on a Wednesday afternoon.
  • Homework hand in day is on a Wednesday.