Growing Together
Respecting Each Other

4W 2023 - 2024

Mr Hughes

Class 4H Teacher

Mrs Williams

Mrs Fairhurst

Mrs Hannah


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Mrs Williams - Class Teacher
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Mrs Fairhurst - Class LSA


Welcome to Year 4 where this year will be full of fascinating activities and things to learn! We are supported in our learning by Mrs Fairhurst, Mrs Rattigan and Mrs Dearing. This half term, our Science topic is Teeth and Digestion. Prepare to learn how the body works! We are learning about Ancient Civilisations in History, looking in detail at the Indus Valley, Ancient Sumerian and Shang Dynasty civilisations. Have a look at these pages and tell an adult at home what the greatest achievements of these civilisations are!

Indus Valley -

Ancient Sumer -

Shang Dynasty -



Reading is a vital element of your child's education. Please do listen to your child read each day and ask them comprehension questions about the book. All reading should be logged on Boomreader - new logins have been sent out. Books can be changed once they have been completed and marked as completed on Boomreader. We will be giving out rewards for children reading and logging it on Boomreader too! Information on the books we are reading in school can be found by clicking the 'Reading in Year 4' link at the top of this page. Children can also practice reading on Reading Plus - see this link: SITE CODE: rpsherd1


Multiplication Table Check

In June 2024, your children will sit their multiplication table check (MTC). This consists of a series of 25 mixed times table questions timed to 6 seconds per question. The results are recorded and sent to the government. 

Please practice times tables with your child frequently to ensure they are  becoming confident at quick recall. We complete weekly times table tests to keep track of your chid's progress on each times table during the year. Feel free to come and speak to us regarding their times tables. TT Rockstars or Hit the button links below are great for practising at home. LOG IN DETAILS HAVE BEEN SENT HOME

From time to time we will be setting work on for pupils to complete. We are also using Spelling Shed to help children practice their spellings - logins for this have been sent home. Here are the links:


PE is on a Tuesday and Friday. Please make sure your child has a NAMED PE kit. Also, please bring your child to school WEARING their PE kit on PE days. They also need a named water bottle in school. Earrings must be removed for PE days.  Ask us for more information on this if needed! 



Please click the Attendance title above to view attendance information and your class position in Sherdley's Attendance League. The winning class receives a treat at the end of each half term!

We are aiming for Gold Attendance – do you think we can win? I do! Try to come to school every day. Well done everyone for your effort!

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