Bancroft Year 4
Welcome to Bancroft class!
Teacher: Miss Childs
TA: Mrs. Gunn
Bronwyn Bancroft is an aboriginal artist, who writes and illustrates children's books. So far, Bancroft have created stories using aboriginal symbols and have used aboriginal art patterns to decorate hand prints.
Spellings-weekly-sent home on Friday and the children will be tested on the following Friday.
Times tables-weekly- children will be tested on Fridays.
Maths and English homework-sent out on Friday and should be completed and returned for the following Tuesday (should not take longer than 30 minutes to complete.)
Maths and English homework will usually be related to the work covered in class and should be completed neatly and in pencil, please.
In order to make good progress, children should read for at least 20 minutes every day.
Books-once children finish a book, if they are reading a book where there is a quiz available on Accelerated Reader, then they should complete the quiz in school before choosing a new book. Reading books should be brought into school every day and then taken home at the end of the day.
Children should bring Reading Records into school on Fridays for checking (your child may write their comment in the book after reading and parents should sign the books at least once a week).
PE is on Tuesday/Friday and swimming is on Monday. PE will change to Wednesday after October half term until Christmas.
PE kit should be named and left in school. Children should have plimsols for indoor PE and trainers for outdoor PE.
Children need to take out earrings themselves for PE and swimming.
Children to bring book bags in every day, please.
Topics we are covering 2019-2020
Urban Pioneers-Autumn 1
Misty Mountains-Spring 1
Gods and Mortals-Spring 2
Mighty Metals-Summer 1
Road Trip USA-Summer 2
Urban Pioneers - Autumn 1
LKS2 enjoyed getting stuck into the graffiti workshop!