Welcome to Otters Class!
Year 4

Miss Kelly

Class Teacher

Mrs Shorter

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Shorter will be working with the Otter Class on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings.

Mrs Cole

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Cole will be working with the Otter Class on a Tuesday morning.

Mrs Truss & Mrs Maslin


 Key Information
PE - Thursday- swimming
PE - Friday - with Mrs Diack
Spelling quiz - Friday
Times table quiz - Friday
Homework - Friday
Our Learning
Term 1 - The Anglo-Saxons
Within term 1 the children will be learning about the Anglo-Saxons. They will be investigating the key questions 'Is it ever right to invade a country?'
To answer this the children will find out about:

Who were the Anglo-Saxons and where were they from?

What was life like as an Anglo-Saxon?

How can we find out about the Anglo-Saxons?

Where did the Anglo-Saxons live?

How did religion and beliefs impact Anglo-Saxon life?


Please see the 'topic webs' and 'knowledge organiser' attached below for more information.

Key texts:
- Shine by Sarah Asaquo
- Freedom for Bron by N.S Blackman
- The Wolf's Secret by Myriam Dahman and Nicolas Digard
- The Waggiest Tails by Brian Moses and Roger Stevens
- Animalium by Jenny Broom
Term 1  - The Anglo-Saxons - Key texts