Year 4

Welcome to Year 4

Our year 4 class teacher this year is Mrs Allan. Our teaching assistant is Mrs Hutton. We also have a trainee teacher, Mr Cullen, in class until February 2023.

Year 4 A-Z of useful information

Allergies

Please let a member of staff know if your child has an allergy, medical condition or specific diet

Be Ready

Check out our Be Ready guidance which outlines the skills and responsibilities expected from our pupils as they enter each new class group.

Growth Mindset

At Garsington all pupils, staff and parents are encouraged to have a growth mindset. Check out ideas and guidance on how you can achieve this via the Growth Mindset page.

Homework

Homework is set on a Friday and should be returned by the following Wednesday. All homework will be found on our Google Classroom. If you need help accessing this, please ask Mrs Allan.

PE

PE is on Monday and Thursday afternoons. Please send your child to school in their full PE kit (black tracksuit bottoms, leggings or shorts), a white t-shirt or polo shirt, a school sweatshirt or fleece and trainers.

Pierced ears – ideally children will come to school without earrings on PE days but if this is not possible as they are recently pierced, please provide micropore tape to put over the studs.







Year 4 A-Z continued


Reading

Please read to or with your child for at least 10 minutes every day. If you need advice on what to read with your child, please ask the class teacher or have a look at this list.

Timetable

If you are interested to see what we are doing on a day to day basis, please have a look at our weekly timetable.


Topic Web

Please check these each term, to find out what we will be learning about in class.

Water bottles

Please could children have a named water bottle in school. No juice or squash please.