Current Homework Expectations for Year 4
You will complete 20 minutes each week on Times Table Rock Stars.
Your session will start Friday and will need to be completed by Wednesday. This will be checked by your teacher.
Your spelling words will be updated onto the website each week.
You will have eight words.
You will need to complete at least one activity from your grid each week.
These will be given Friday and needs to be completed by Wednesday. This will be checked by your teacher.
You will need to read at home at least three times a week.
Your child will have a reading book that they keep in school and a reading book they can take home and read at home.
Write in your orange reading record when you have read.
If you don't have access to online learning materials please let your teacher know.
If homework is not completed by Thursday at the latest the children will need to miss some of their break to complete a paper copy of their homework.
You will complete one activity from the grid each week.
* Year 3/4 words (taken straight from the National Curriculum.) will additionally be covered sometimes within Morning Tasks.
Children are expected to know how to spell these by the end of Year 4.
Words with the prefix 'in', 'un', 'auto', 'dis' and 'mis'
Words with the 'er' sound
Thursday, church, person, thermometer, thirty, Birmingham, learn, early
Words with the 'air' sound
fairy, chair, everywhere, bear, wear, bare, beware, February
High Frequency Words
because, child, everybody, beautiful, should, people, jumped, thought
Words that end with suffix 'er' and 'ed'
loving, loved, answering, answered, deciding, decided, replied, replying
Words ending with the suffix 'y', 'er' and 'est'
nicer, nicest, happier, happiest, sadder, saddest, spicier, spiciest
Words that end with the suffix 'ment', 'less', 'ness' or 'ful'
environment, wonderful, speechless, happiness, embarrassment, hopeful, blameless, brightness
Words with the suffix 'ly'
sadly, happily, truly, finally, carefully, gently, magically, slowly
Words ending in the suffix 'sion' and 'ation'
question, sensation, invention, consideration, action, decoration, adoration, station
Words ending in the suffix 'sion' and 'ssion'
division, progression, confession, invasion, revision, possession, explosion, confusion
Words ending in 'cian'
musician, electrician, magician, politician, mathematician, beautician, optician, physician
Words from the 3/4 word list
believe, caught, different, difficult, favourite, remember, straight, thought