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Great Denham Primary

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Year 4

On this page, you will find website links and ideas for children in Year 4 during a school closure or if you are isolating at home waiting for test results. If you find you have to self isolate for 14 days your child will have a home learning pack delivered to your house which should be used in addition to the resources outlined below. 

In your planner (home school book), explore

P93 - recommended reading books

P100 - Keywords - practice reading and spelling them

P147 - Roman numerals - can you read and write them?

P148 - time - can you tell the time?

P150 - 2d shapes

P151 - 3d shapes

P153 - Map of the United Kingdom - do you know all our home countries?

P154 - World map - which countries can you pick out?

P155 - Country flags and capitals - how many can you remember?

P158 - Random acts of kindness

P160-162 - The body

P163 - Spanish words - can you count to 20 and re-call the days of the week?

 

Links for Spring Term project - Frozen Worlds – Adventure to Antarctica

 

BBC Bitesize – Let’s Explore Antarctica - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zyhp34j/articles/zjg46v4

DK Findout! – Antarctica Continent Facts - https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/ancient-greece-79e

Cool Antarctica - https://www.coolantarctica.com/Antarctica%20fact%20file/fun_facts_about_antarctica.php

National Geographic Kids – Polar Habitat - https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/nature/habitats/polar/

National Geographic – Antarctica - https://www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/antarctica/

National Geographic – Explorer Classroom - https://www.nationalgeographic.org/education/classroom-resources/learn-at-home/2020-virtual-summer-8/

National Geographic – Emperor Penguins - https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/discover/animals/birds/emperor-penguins/

National Geographic – Destination Antarctica video - https://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/00000144-0a26-d3cb-a96c-7b2ffbdc0000

Discovering Antarctica - https://discoveringantarctica.org.uk/

WWF –Polar Regions - https://www.worldwildlife.org/habitats/polar-regions

STEM – Polar Regions - https://www.stem.org.uk/resources/community/collection/287115/polar-regions

BBC Bitesize – Day and night in the world’s most Northerly city - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/z9qd7ty

BBC Bitesize – Classification - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/z3nbcw

BBC Bitesize – Life cycles KS2 - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zgssgk7

Kid’s Britannica – Ernest Shackleton - https://kids.britannica.com/kids/article/Ernest-Henry-Shackleton/598856

Kid’s Britannica – Polar exploration - https://kids.britannica.com/students/article/polar-exploration/276484

 

Reading 

The links below will take you to the top-recommended reads for Year 3 and Year 4. Some of these books you may have at home or can be purchased on Amazon or on Kindle. 

 

Recommended reads for Year 4. 

E-books

Why not look at the e-books available for free on Oxford Owl? 

These may be some that interest you!

 

Oxford Owl e-books age 7 -  9 years.  

Maths

Use your Mathletics login to complete your homework tasks for the week and then play additional games and activities. 

Practice your time's tables using your TTRockstars login. 

  

BBC Bitesize 

The BBC have produced lessons and resources for parents to use with their children linked to the national curriculum. 

 

BBC Bitesize home learning Year 4

National Oak Academy 

Use the link below to the National Oak Academy and select Key Stage 2 to find lessons for your child to follow.

Links to Autumn term project - Chocolate

Research for your project, using the links below.  Show us what you have learnt!  

https://www.chocolate.org/blogs/chocolate-blog/chocolate-and-the-aztecs

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zngsqp3

How chocolate is made: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZtMfiWDQHT8

Chocolate and the climate: 

https://www.climate.gov/news-features/climate-and/climate-chocolate#:~:text=The%20geography%20of%20chocolate,home%20of%20carob%2C%20in%20fact.&text=Chocolate%20is%20now%20grown%20around,Ivoire%2C%20Ghana%2C%20and%20Indonesia

Roald Dahl Website: 

https://www.roalddahl.com/