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Belmont Primary School, Belmont Road, Chiswick, London W4 5UL

Belmont Primary School

Belmont Primary School

  • 'Belmont has always struck the right balance between academia and learning for life.'
    Parent
  • 'A school that doesn't just excel at the academics but provides so much more, whether its music lessons and the lunchtime choir, or the 350 spaces in clubs each week, the football and netball teams or the shows that raise the roof of the top hall.'
    Parent Governor
  • 'The children are really fortunate to have such wonderful opportunities which is why they love Belmont and which makes it such an amazing school.'
    Parent
  • 'All adults in the school model very high expectations of themselves and of others. They show outstanding levels of care and concern for the personal development and well-being of each individual pupil.'
    Ofsted 2007
  • 'Moving on to secondary school, I will miss the teachers at Belmont, the great sense of a hard working community, my friends and the netball team.'
    Lara
  • 'On my first day at Belmont everyone was so welcoming and I made friends straight away'.
    Freya
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Year Four Notice Board

 

Notices

 

Tomorrow is Viking Day!

No homework this week because of the Christmas fair. 

Reminders:

Monday -Reading Records to be bought to school with at least 3 comments.

Tuesday - Homework due & Morning Mile 

Wednesday  - PE 

Thursday - Homework goes out  & PE 

Friday - Wake up, Shake up & Enrichment

 

Calendar/ Key dates

Thursday 23rd November - Viking Dress Up Day 

Saturday 25th November - Christmas Fair 

 

School Diary

 

Letters

Esafety- Play Like Share

 

Home Learning

Recent and extensive educational research has found that homework for primary aged children has minimal impact unless it reinforces learning and regularly allows children to rehearse and practise skills and facts e.g. times tables and spellings.

 

Reading

Children are expected to read at home regularly (at least 15 - 20 minutes daily) and to discuss their reading with an adult at home to develop language and comprehension.  Reading Record books must be brought into school every Monday to be checked. It may be that the Reading Record is checked more than once during the week.  Children are able to change their reading book whenever they need to.  Also children may borrow books from the Junior Library. We encourage the children to share their library book with an adult at home as well.

Helping your child with reading 2017-18

Nurturing young readers

Reading with your child in Key Stage 2

Year 4 Recommended Reading List

 

Key words/ Spelling

Please practise reading and writing your spellings. Make sure that you know the meaning of each word. There is a Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check sheet below that you can use to help you. Spellings will be tested through a dictation each week.

 

This week’s spellings:

Spelling words assessed each Tuesday.

Learners choose which list to practice spellings from.  This is to encourage the learners to take ownership of their learning and make good learning choices. When practicing at home, ensure you understand the meaning of the word and can use it within a sentence. How many spelling words can you put into one sentence?

 

 

Look, Say, Write, Cover, Check
Ideas to help with spelling

 

Grammar

This week's workbook pages:

 

 

Maths

This week's workbook pages:

 

 

Number Facts and Times Tables

You can print your child's times tables challenge to practise at home. You can also see thsee overview with timings and key skills. 

Times tables challenge

Maths Curriculum Grid Year 4

 

Creative Home Learning

This term our Creative Home Learning is connected to our topic, Why Britain?

Autumn Creative Home Learning

 

French 

French Coverage Autumn

 

Learning this week:

English

Historical stories (Beowulf)

Maths

Revision 

 

Learning next week:

English

Historical stories (Beowulf)

Maths

Fractions and decimals

 

Year 4 Learning Tree