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Albert Bradbeer Primary Academy


Welcome to the Year 4 page. This year the teachers are: Miss Saunders (4S) and Miss Thomas (4T).

In English and Maths in Year 4, we follow the New National Curriculum. We will be using exciting stimuli such as How To Train Your Dragon and Charlotte’s Web.

In Science we learn about all about States of Matter, Animals (including humans), Living Things and their Habitats, Electricity and Sound.

Our topics in Year 4 are:

Autumn 1 –

History - Anglo Saxons

Geography – Britain Over Time

We will learn about Britain’s early invaders and settlers the Anglo - Saxons. Including their culture, chronology and key events.

Autumn 2 –

History – Native Americans

Geography – U.S.A

We will investigate the states and their landmarks. We will also find out about famous people, federal government and the discovery of America and the impact on Native American people.

Spring 1 –

History - The HMS Challenger

We will research The HMS Challenger and find out its purpose. We will also look at the expedition that took place and the different kinds of tests that were conducted aboard the ship. We will also be learning about Captain George Nares.

Spring 2 –

Geography – Great Barrier Reef

This half term we will be learning the location of The Great Barrier Reef, what it is and how big it is, factors that can affect and cause harm to The Great Barrier Reef. We will also be learning about global warming.

Summer 1 –

History – Victorian Inventions

We will learn about the Victorian period and specific dates and who the Victorians were. We will then focus on the different inventions in the Victorian period such as the adhesive stamp and the penny farthing bicycles and how these impacted on Britain today.

Summer 2 –

Geography - Biomes

We will learn about what a biome is and the different types of biomes people believe there are. We will take a closer look into each of the different types of biomes and investigate what might happen to them in the future.


Home Learning


Week 3 Overview

English PowerPoint

Maths Monday Powerpoint

Maths Monday Worksheet

Maths Tuesday Powerpoint

Maths Tuesday Worksheet


Maths Wednesday Powerpoint

Maths Wednesday Worksheet

Wednesday English - Plot Point 1,2 and 3 WAGOLL

Maths Thursday Powerpoint

Maths Thursday Worksheet

Thursday English - Plot Point 4+5 WAGOLL

Maths Friday Arithmetic Practise

Friday English - Plot point 6+7 WAGOLL


Spelling activity 1

Spelling activity 2


Week 2 Overview

The Highway Rat Reading Tasks

Monday English PowerPoint

Monday PowerPoint

Monday worksheet

Tuesday English WAGOLL

Tuesday PowerPoint

Tuesday Worksheet

Wednesday Powerpoint

Wednesday Powerpoint

Thursday Maths

Thursday Worksheet

Friday Arithmetic-Test-2

Science Lesson Presentation Classifying Vertebrates

Science sheet

Spelling Activity 1

Spelling Activity 2


Example Text for History


Week 1 Home Learning Overview

English Spring 1 Week 1 PowerPoint

English Resource Sheets to Support

Science Powerpoint

Science Worksheets

Tuesday 05.01.2021

Tuesday 05.01.2021 PowerPoint

Wednesday 06.01.2021

Wednesday Worksheet

Thursday 07.01.2021

Thursday Worksheet

Friday - Maths Test

Week 1 Spelling Dictation Sentences

Week 1 Spelling LSCWC

Spring Newsletter Information


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