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 - Tuesday - with Miss Kelly
PE - Friday - with Mrs Diack
Spelling quiz - Friday
Times table quiz - Friday
Homework - Friday
Our Learning
Terms 3 and 4 - Rivers and Rainforests
Within terms 3 and 4 we will focus on answering three main questions:
1) Rivers - Are rivers useful?
2) Rainforests - Is deforestation ever justified?
3) The Maya - What makes a civilisation?
Please see the 'topic webs' and 'knowledge organisers' attached below for more information.
Key texts:
The Explorer - Katherine Rundell (Class reader)
The Rhythm of the Rain - Grahame Baker Smith
Moth - Isabel Thomas
For Forest - Grace Nichols
Old enough to save the planet - Loll Kirby
The Wonder Garden - Jenny Broom
A World of Cities - Lily Murray
Terms 3 and 4 - Rivers and Rainforests - Key texts
Term 2 - Photos
Term 1 - Photos