Sycamore Class - Year 4

Sycamore class teacher is Mrs Oldfield.

Hello and welcome to the Autumn term in Sycamore class. I hope you all had a lovely time over the holidays and I can’t wait to hear your news.

This term we will be Discovering and our topic is Ancient Egypt. As Historians, we will be finding out all about Ancient Egyptians, and how they lived, worshipped, ruled, and survived. In Science our Skeletons and muscles and the digestive system. We will learn facts about the bones and muscles in our bodies and about how food is used to give us energy and its journey through the body.

In English we are writing about Howard Carter, we will spend time researching and exploring his life before creating our own biographies. We will be writing stories based on The Egyptian Cinderella. In Maths we will be learning about Place Value and numbers. We will also be continuing our weekly times tables and arithmetic tests.

I have attached our topic web (below) so you can look more at what we will be learning about in each subject.


PE days are Wednesday and Thursday. 


  If you have a query or concern, please talk to me at school pick-up, or preferably you can get in touch via the school office by emailing and I will get back to you via a phone call or email as soon as I can. I am always happy to answer any questions or support you with any home learning.

Accelerated Reader: please find below all you need to know about Accelerated Reader, if you haven't got the information from last year.