Year 4

Mrs. Beaumont's Week 12 Message

Planet Earth

From the Moon to the Earth: Changing Perspectives

Good Morning Year 4 and welcome to Week 5 of PLANET EARTH.

Please click on the Task Sheet below and all will be revealed.


We are very impressed with all the work you have been sending in on classdojo! You can see it under the Children’s work tab below.

Amber, Sam A, Tarisha, Robynn, Isaac, Bailey, Sama, Laurie, Emily H, Emily B, Aletheia, Finn C, Luca, Caden, Heath, Rosa, Leila, Lily, and Jamie, Lucas M, Nancy, Wilfred and Evie.

Subject Areas

Maths Week 12 (WB: 29.06.2020)

We are on Week 8 of White Rose maths.

  1. First, watch the Week 8 Videos or SEND Week 8 Videos.
  2. Then download/complete the worksheet below.
  3. Check your work against the answer sheet.

Lesson 1 – Write decimals + Video + Answers

SEND Lesson 1 – Order fractions + Video Answers

Lesson 2 – Compare decimals + Video Answers

SEND Lesson 2 – Add fractions + Video Answers

Lesson 3 – Order decimals + Video + Answers

SEND Lesson 3 – Subtract fractions + Video Answers

Lesson 4 – Round decimals Video Answers

SEND Lesson 4 – Problem solving with fractions + Video Answers

Lesson 5 – Friday challenge


Maths Week 11 (WB: 22.06.2020)

We are on Week 7 of White Rose maths.

  1. First, watch the Week 7 Videos or  SEND Week 7 Videos.
  2. Then download/complete the worksheet below.
  3. Check your work against the answer sheet.

Lesson 1 – Tenths as decimals + Video + Answers

SEND Lesson 1 – Equivalent fractions (1) + Video Answers

Lesson 2 – Divide 1-digit by 10 + Video + Answers

SEND Lesson 2 – Equivalent fractions (2) + Video Answers

Lesson 3 – Hundredths as decimals + Video + Answers

SEND Lesson 3 – Equivalent fractions (3) + Video Answers

Lesson 4 – Divide 1 or 2-digits by 100 Video Answers

SEND Lesson 4 – Compare fractions + Video Answers

Lesson 5 – Friday challenge


Maths Week 10 (WB: 15.06.2020)

We are on Week 6 of White Rose maths.

  1. First, watch the Week 6 Videos Or  SEND Week 6 Videos.
  2. Then download/complete the worksheet below.
  3. Check your work against the answer sheet.


Lesson 1 Add 2 or more fractions + Video + Answers

SEND Lesson 1 Tenths as decimals + Video Answers

Lesson 2 Subtract 2 fractions + Video + Answers

SEND Lesson 2 – Fractions on a number line + Video + Answers

Lesson 3 – Calculate fractions of a quantity + Video + Answers

SEND Lesson 3 – Fractions of a set of objects (1) + Video + Answers

Lesson 4Calculate quantities + Video Answers

SEND Lesson 4 Fractions of a set of objects (2) + Video + Answers

Lesson 5 – Friday challenge


Maths Week 9 (WB: 08.06.2020)

We are on Week 5 of White rose maths.

  1. First, watch the Week 5 Videos Or  SEND Week 5 VIDEOS.
  2. Then download/complete the worksheet below.
  3. Check your work against the answer sheet.

Lesson 1 – Tenths and Hundredths worksheetVideos + Answers

SEND – Lesson 1 – Unit and non-unit fractions worksheet + VIDEOSAnswers

Lesson 2 – Equivalent fractions sheetVideosAnswers

SEND Lesson 2 – Making the Whole sheet + VIDEOS + Answers

Lesson 3 – Equivalent Fractions (2) + VideosAnswers

SEND Lesson 3 – Tenths + VIDEOS + Answers

Lesson 4 – Fractions Greater than 1 + Videos + Answers

SEND Lesson 4 – Counting in tenths + VIDEOSAnswers

Lesson 5 – Friday CHALLENGE – Coming soon

Maths Week 8 (WB: 01.06.2020)

We are on Week 4 of White rose maths.

  1. First, go to  Or  SEND Week 4 to watch the video.
  2. Then download/complete the worksheet below.

Lesson 1 – Multiplying and dividing problem-solving

SEND – Multiplying and dividing by 4 and 8

Lesson 2 – Perimeter of a rectangle

SEND 2 – Multiply 2 digit by 1 digit number

Lesson 3 – Perimeter of rectilinear shapes

SEND 3 – Divide a 2 digit number by a 1 digit number

Lesson 4 – Area counting squares

SEND 4 – Multiplication and division problem solving (Sheet: Scaling)

Friday Challenge

Maths Week 7 (18.05.2020)

Multiplication and Division

Remember we are on Week 3 on the WRH website as shown below:

Day 1: Multiply 2-digit number by 1 digit number

SEND – Convert Pounds and Pence

Day 2: Multiply 3-digit number by 1 digit number

SEND – Add money

Day 3: Divide 2-digit by 1-digit number

SEND – Subtract money

Day 4: Divide 3 digit by 1-digit number

SEND – Multiply and divide by 3

Day 5: Friday Challenge

SEND – Friday Challenge


Week 6 (11.05.2020) Decimals and Money

Remember, although for our Home learning this is Week 6. On the WRH website, it is “Summer term Week 2″. This works in partnership with the BBC who will be doing live lessons for each year group on the BBC IPLAYER. The BBC is also delivering daily lessons on BBC bitesize, but the topics on these may differ from what we are doing at the moment. For extra help, we strongly recommend the Khan Academy Decimals website Sal Khan does excellent videos on each topic.

Day 1 – Round decimals

SEND: Add fractions

Please remember we are on “Summer Term Week 2”

Day 2 – Halves and quarters

SEND: Subtract fractions

Day 3 – Pounds and pence

SEND: Problem Solving

Day 4: Ordering money

SEND: Problem Solving

Day 5: Friday Maths Challenge

Week 5 (04.05.2020): Decimals and Fractions

Day 1: Make a whole (Remember this is “Summer Term Week 1” on the WRH website).

SEND: Equivalent fractions (2)

Challenge: Fun Paper Folding Challenge

Day 2: Write decimals

SEND: Equivalent fractions (3)

Challenge: Make a family Emoji Graph

Day 3: Compare decimals

SEND: Compare fractions

Challenge: Fractions-decimals-and-equivalents-matching-activity

Day 4: Order decimals

SEND: Order fractions

Challenge: Draw and colour you own Gattegno Chart






Day 5: Friday Maths Challenge

SEND: Friday Maths Challenge

Week 4 (27.04.2020): Fractions

Day 1: Divide 2-digits by 10 (Remember this is Week 2 on the WRH website).

SEND: Fractions on a number line


Day 2: Hundredths

SEND: Fractions of a set of objects (1)



Day 3: Hundredths as decimals

SEND: Fractions of a set of objects (2)


Day 4: Hundredths on a place value grid

SEND: Fractions of a set of objects (3)


Day 5: Divide 1 or 2-digits by 100

SEND: Equivalent fractions (1)


Week 3 (20.04.2020): Fractions

First, what is a fraction? A fraction represents a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts.

This Sentence will be important throughout:

The whole is made up of __ equal parts. I have __ of these parts.

Lesson 1: Recognising Tenths and Hundredths

SEND: We advise to use the WRH SEND Week 1 work. 

Challenge: Counting in Hundredths




Lesson 2: Tenths as Decimals

SEND – Making the whole

Challenge: Writing Mixed Numbers:







Lesson 3 – Tenths on a place value grid

SEND: Tenths

Challenge: Showing Mixed Numbers on a Number Line




Lesson 4 – Tenths on a number line

SEND – Lesson 4 – Count in tenths

Challenge: Equivalent Fractions















Lesson 5 – Dividing 1 digit by 10

SENDTenths as decimals

Challenge: Equivalent Fractions






Fun Game:

YEAR 4 curriculum map and fluency skills for the whole year.

English Task Sheet – Week 5 (w/b 29.6.20)

English Task Sheet – Week 4 (w/b 22.6.20)

English Task Sheet – Week 3 (w/b 15.6.20)

English Task Sheet – Week 2 (w/b 8.6.20)

English Task Sheet – Week 1 (w/b 1.6.20)

Week 7 WB 18/05/20


Here are the book review formats that you might like to use. Please do send completed ones to us, we would love to see them and share them with the rest of Year 4. Alternatively, you might like to create your own version.

Book Review

Book Review 2    


Please see below for two links to BBC Bitesize to help you with Task 20.  (Prepositions) (Rhetorical Questions)

Week 6 at Elm Grove…

Let’s all read together!

All classes will be reading this fantastic book. Below you will be able to find activities linked to the book. We hope you enjoy reading together!

Reading task Booklet Y4

Week 6 (ISLAND TASK 18) – Write for us – Be part of HISTORY  

Friday 8th May 2020 diary entry (Mrs Cornforth) – Pie Corbett is doing a daily English lesson on the radio at 9.30 (scheduled to be after Joe Wicks).

If the children join in live, they can upload their work and see it being uploaded, the only problem is that you won’t know what the content is before hand. You can also listen to any of the shows that have already been broadcast by going to the “All live shows” tab.

Spelling Week 6:

Use the Spelling menu to practice the weekly Spellings from Year 4 List: naughty, notice, occasion, occasionally, often, opposite.

Spelling Week 5:

Use the Spelling menu to practice the weekly Spellings from Year 4 List: library, material, medicine, mention, minute, natural.


Please read on a daily basis. We look forward to hearing about the books that you have read. After reading select one of the following Reading Challenge cards to complete. If you can print them off, cut them out then shuffle them so it is random.


Cursive Handwriting Practice Sheet anti

KS1 High Frequency Words

KS1 100 High Frequency Words Checklist

High Frequency Words Handwriting

English Websites: Username: march20    Password: home


Check out: for weekly updates skills, games and sport.

Week 10: ‘Virtual’ Sussex School Games 2020 – We are currently placed 18th out of 238! Well done, keep it up!

Have a look at Task 14.

In order to keep fit on the island, you need to build an exercise routine. Come up with 5 exercises that you can put into a routine that lasts between 5-20minutes.

See if you can then complete this on a certain number of days each week.

Example: 50-star Jumps, 10 push-ups, 20 hops on each leg, 5 x 40m sprints, front + back support x 30 secs each.

Challenge: Create a different routine for each day. These could be simple things like jumps, push ups, balances, rolls, running, hopping.

Week 4: ‘Virtual’ Sussex School Games 2020

Week 3 (WC: 20:042020)

Weekly morning exercise: PE with Joe Wicks

Mr McLaren’s challenges:

Please see: Stay Active at Home PE resources for children and families



W/B 22nd June 2020

Take a look at this information about Phenomenal Photosynthesis


Here is a link to a video that will help you to learn about photosynthesis.


W/B 15th June 2020


W/B: 8th June 2020

Look at this link for Task 4




Here are the resources for Task 13 of The Island project.

Classification PowerPoint

Animal sorting activity-easier version

Animal flow chart activity sheets

Animal sorting activity

Here are some links for some fun science activities that you can do at home.Cartoon Scientists


National Theatre – Free full length plays every Thursday on Youtube:

Hampstead Theatre:

The BBC has announced a number of theatre productions as part of Culture in Quarantine, its “virtual festival of the arts”, including new filmed recordings of Mike Bartlett’s play Albion, Emma Rice’s Wise Children, and six Royal Shakespeare Company productions including its 2016 Hamlet and 2018 Macbeth.

From Broadway – free plays and musicals you can stream.


Go to and select Spanish. Or if you have a smartphone/ipad download the Duolingo app.

This is a fantastic FREE way to continue learning Spanish. See if you can spend 5 minutes each day practicing.

Week 2: FOOD

First look at the pictures to memorise the phrases.

2: Complete the worksheet below:

Visit and complete the lessons on course D. If you need login details you can email your class teacher.

We can see your progress on the website which is brilliant!

Shout out to Isaac, Georgia and Leo who have completed the most levels so far.

You can also complete the paper programming lessons.

Additional Websites: – Learn how to code on scratch.

W/B 29th June 2020
W/B: 22nd June 2020
W/B 15th June – It’s Good To Be Me
Postcards of Positivity!
Please create your own Postcard of Positivity that will be distributed out to local people who are lonely or isolated either because of ‘Shielding’ due to Coronavirus or live in a Care Home in Brighton & Hove. The overall design is up to you but please make sure they are happy, bright and full of positivity!
I know you can come up with something special that will put a smile on people’s faces!
Standard postcard size = 15cm x 10.5cm
Max size is half an A4

Mrs. Cornforth's Week 11 Update

Mrs B's Weekly Message

Mrs Cornforth's Message Week 8

Mr. McLaren's Message Week 7

Week 6 Mrs. Beaumont's Message

Week 5 Message from Mrs. Cornforth

Week 4 Message from Mr. McLaren

The BBC Bitesize seven days of kindness challenge - BBC Bitesize

A Parent's Review of ClassDojo


Don’t forget to sign up for Classdojo to share work and communicate with your teachers.

Elm Grove has signed up to Times tables Rock Stars. Please email your class teacher for the login details if you would like to play.

Maths Game

Year 4 staff

Cypress class

Mr. McLaren, Ms. Fisher, Mr. Hodkin

PPA (Tuesday) Mrs. Bennett

Cedar class

Mrs. Beaumont, Mrs. Cornforth, Ms. Sorenson, Mrs. Hamm


Week 10: ‘Virtual’ Sussex School Games 20

Weekly morning exercise: PE with Joe Wicks

Mr. McLaren’s challenges:

Extra Activity: Pick your favourite song and then make a dance that goes with it: Here is some inspiration:

Please see: Stay Active at Home PE resources for children and families



16 everyday activities that count as learning