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Russet - Year 4

Welcome to Russet



Welcome to our Year 4 class page. Check back here every week to find out what we have been learning about and to see our latest photos.

Each term you will also find a curriculum letter explaining what we will be learning about and the term's homework.


Our P.E sessions will be on a Wednesday afternoon, please make sure you a have full P.E kit including; T-shirt, shorts (and tracksuit bottoms/leggings for outdoor Autumn/Winter P.E) and trainers for outdoor P.E, this will allow us to make the most of our P.E time slots. Thank you


We will have weekly Ninja Maths timed tests every Monday and Tuesday afternoon and a weekly Spellings test every Wednesday morning.


Russet Class are working towards a class reward together. They have chosen a Bowling Party. If we are able to, we will be going to a local bowling alley! A special reward has been chosen for those children that read at home every day and bring their reading record book in signed and dated.


This Term we are learning about The Americas and are focusing on the country Jamaica.

Important dates this term are:

Sports Day: Thursday 20th June 2019 (Weather dependant of course!)

Russet Class Non-Uniform Day: Tuesday 25th June 2019 - Please remember to bring in £1.50 and any old white pillow cases (if you don't mind them being cut up, tied-died and not returned to you!)

Jamaican Carnival Day: 5th July 2019 (In Forest School – Weather dependant!)

Homework due in: Monday 8th July 2019

Summer Fair: Friday 19th July 2019



Mrs Harmer, Mrs Smith and Mrs Booker



Folk Art Frames

Jamaican Fruit Still Life Sketching

Term 5 Homework Roman Weapons

PE - Athletics: Cross Country Running and Sprinting

Romans Display Work - Painting Numerals, Countries and a Soldier

Art - Drawing Roman Soldiers

Art - Drawing Roman Soldiers 1

Spring Term 4 Homework

Spring Term 4 Homework 1
Spring Term 4 Homework 2
Spring Term 4 Homework 3

Maths - Data & Measure (Mean of a sample)

Science - Building Burglar Alarms

Pancake Day Treat!

Papier Mache - 3D River Models

Cardboard Structures - 3D River Models

Prototypes - 3D River Models

Investigating Electrical Circuits

Maths - Measuring Diameter of Circles

Science - Electricity Van de Graaf Generator

Maths - Data & Measure - Measuring Diameter and Circumference of a circle

Letters to Santa Display

Sharing Egyptians Homework - Incredible Pyramids and Egyptian Dancing!

Sharing King Tutankhamun Information Reports with Honeycrisp Class

King Tutankhamun Information Reports

Science - Taste Investigations

Science - Touch Investigation

Egyptian Tomb Art Corridor Display

Egyptian Tomb Art Corridor Display 1
Egyptian Tomb Art Corridor Display 2
Egyptian Tomb Art Corridor Display 3

WW1 Memorial Visit

Science - Senses (Touch) Cold vs Hot Water

Science - Senses (Touch) Leg Weighlessness

Science - Senses (Touch) Ordering Bottle Weights

Geometry - Drawing angles

Geometry - Drawing angles 1
Geometry - Drawing angles 2

Egyptians - Making Papyrus Paper

Making leaves - Main corridor display

Science - Hearing and Balloon Amplifiers

Science - Sequencing Human Life Cycle

Mason - Gymnastics Floor Routine

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Poppy - Gymnastics Floor Routine

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Charm - Gymnastics Floor Routine

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Year 4 School Council Speeches and Election