Walton On Trent C of E Primary and Nursery School

Living | Learning | Laughing

Foxes Y4 and 5

We are Fox Class! Our teacher is Mrs Stewart and Mrs Lee will be our classroom assistant. We are looking forward to a fantastic year!
Thank you to the parents who came in to school this week to join in with our Power Maths lessons this week, we loved having you with us! Below is the year 4 overview and year 5 overview of our Power Maths. Please feel free to ask Mrs Stewart any questions about Power Maths or book an appointment if you wish to have a meeting about it!

Please ensure that your child is using Spelling Shed and Times Tables Rockstars to practise at home!


Weekly spelling tests will be completed every Monday morning.


Spring 1 Home Learning Project - every child needs to complete the activity highlighted in pink and then choose 3 other activities to complete. Please could all projects be in school by Monday 10th February as we like to display them at the Curriculum Showcase!

Our topic this half term is science-based!


Science: Properties and changes of materials; working scientifically

D&T: Electrical circuits

Geography: Map reading; co-ordinates; human and physical features

PE: Real PE and Real Gym

Maths: Power Maths


The children are loving our class book for this topic. Land of Roar by Jenny McLachlan.


The children are enjoying Power Maths and are putting in lots of effort to improve their confidence and challenge themselves.





Our topic this term is all about the Rotten Romans!

Autumn 2 Home Learning Project - Everybody should complete the task highlighted in pink and then choose 3 other tasks to complete alongside this. Due in on Friday 13th December.

English - Soliloquies; Historical narrative; Play scripts; Instructions; Invitations and menus; Letters

History - The Roman Empire and its impact on Britain

Art - Drawing; Sculpture; Mosaic

D&T - Shields

Geography - Comparing Britain and Italy; Using maps; Locational knowledge; Human and physical geography

PE - RealPE (Social) and Invasion Games

PSHCEE - Differences

RE - The True Meaning of Christmas

Autumn 1 Home Learning Project - due in on Friday 18th October 2019

Everyone needs to complete the activity highlighted in pink on the Home Learning Project document and then complete 3 other activities of their choice.

We enjoyed learning how to intercept the ball in PE!

We’ve started designing our minibeast hotels!

Starting the new school year by promoting our school values and Take Care Rules in the classroom!

Mrs Stewart assures us that she didn’t gobble up hundreds of ice lollies over the Summer just so that we could learn our Roman Numerals...but we don’t believe her!

Using Place Value counters is really helping us in maths!

We’ve had a lovely first week in Fox Class studying the story of The Fire Children! We can’t wait for the JTMAT art exhibition during October half term!

Our topic this half term will be 'Beast Creator' which is based upon Minibeasts.


Science - Living things and their habitats

Art/DT - Drawing and perspectives, model making

Computing - Research and presentation

Geography - Local fieldwork, contrasting locations

PSHCEE - Relationships

PE - Real PE and Dance