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Nascot Wood
Junior School

This week's learning

Date Week Beginning: 24th February 2020

In Maths this week,we will be learning about fractions.


In English this term, we will be reading The White Giraffe by Lauren St John. The story follows eleven-year-old Martine Allen who, following the death of her parents, forms a special bond with an elusive white giraffe on her grandmother’s South African game reserve. In The White Giraffe, St. John explores themes of loss, friendship, empathy, and perseverance. 

In our English Lesson this week we will be focusing on SPaG.

All spellings this term have been handed out on one sheet, children will be tested on a Friday (electronic copies at the end of this page). 


In topic this term, we will be learning about the Romans invasion of Britain. 

Additional information

Please ensure your child has the required stationary (handwriting pen, whiteboard pen, ruler and glue)

This year, Year 4 will be taking part in statutory multiplication tests that have been introduced by the government. The test will be completed on a computer, if your child would like to do some additional practice at home, the website is:

Monday - Spelling and phonics, times tables and Indoor P.E

Tuesday - Science and French/music

Wednesday - Outdoor P.E and R.E

Thursday - Topic and Computing 

Friday - Art and Golden Time