Honeybourne Primary Academy
Turning potential into success

      Welcome to Year 4 and Snow Leopard Class  

Welcome to our class page. Here you will find information about the amazing things we will be learning in class. Miss Woolford is the Class Teacher and Mrs Bradley is the Classroom Support Professional. Please check in on our Seesaw page for important information, updates and celebration of the childrens' work.

 Autumn 1 - 2023

In English, we will investigating the wonders of the book Flotsam by David Wiesner. It is a picture book containing the most amazing, imaginative under the sea illustrations. The pictures follow the story of a boy who discovers an old fashioned camera on the beach and his discovery of the under the sea photographs. Using the book as our stimulus we will creating a diary entry from the point of view of the boy and an underwater sea adventure story. 


 In Maths, we will be continuing to develop our understanding of place value, working with numbers up to 10,000, as well as exploring addition and subtraction skills later on this term.

Terrific Times Tables 

In Year 4 we work really hard towards learning all of our times tables. We play some great games, some including light sabres, and learn lots of fun songs! Here is a list of some games and songs you could use at home. Please press the links below:





Foundation Subjects

Our first Science topic will be Materials and the States of Matter.

In Geography we will be looking at mountains, comparing them in the UK and in Europe. Our music lessons link to this topic.

In History, we will be learning all about the Ancient Greeks.

During our Art lessons we have been drawing our own self-portraits and we will be looking at the artist Grayson Perry in sculpture lessons. 

In RE we have been looking at Christianity, learning about the holy trinity and the baptism of Jesus Christ. 

Our French lessons have included French food, ordering food from a restaurant, Euros and shopping in a supermarket. 

In PSHE, we are learning about relationships, friends and family. 

Our Computing sessions will involve coding, using the Scratch programme and during PE we will be refining our passing skills in Tag Rugby and practicing our swimming skills.