Omagh County P.S Year 4 Parents’ Meeting Mrs Dempsey & Mrs Alcorn Year Four Daily Routine Break time & Lunch time • Healthy Snacks – – – – No kiwi fruit No nuts Healthy Lunch Box Challenge Bottle of water (no juice) • School Dinners- £2.40/day Apparatus Days Mrs Dempsey – Tues lunchtime & Friday break time Mrs Alcorn – Mon lunchtime & Thursday break time Absence Notes Please send in on the first day of school or a proforma will be sent home. What Every Child Should Have pencils PE Kit colouring pencils glue stick highlighter 30 cm ruler painting shirt rubber sharpener Areas of Learning AREAS OF LEARNING • Language and Literacy • Maths and Numeracy • The World Around Us • The Arts • Personal Development and Mutual Understanding • Physical Education • Religious Education • CROSS CURRICULAR SKILLS • Communication • Using Maths • Using ICT • • • • TS & PC Thinking, Problem-Solving and Decision Making Self Management Working With Others Managing Information Being Creative Literacy • Talking and Listening • Reading – – – – Guided and Independent Reading Library Books Paired Reading Silent Reading • Writing – Writing Units – Handwriting • Phonics Numeracy • • • • • Number Measures Data Handling Shape and Space. Processes Encourage Mental Maths – 10/15mins daily Home support with Mathematical facts eg. helping your child to learn their tables, time and money. Homework •Reading (Mon to Thurs evening) •Spellings and tables •Written Homework •Evaluate homework •Parental Check & Sign Traffic Light Evaluation It is important that you spend time with your child to support them completing their homework- don’t be tempted to do it for them! Please let us know if they experience any difficulty. Assessment & Reporting • • • • • • • Teacher Observation Effective Questioning Self Assessment – Traffic Lights End of Key Stage Assessment Standardised Tests (May) Parent Interviews – Term 1 & 2 Annual Report - Term 3 Other things worth a mention! • • • • • • Citizen of the Week – Award and Certificate Golden Time – Friday afternoon Inhalers Parent Volunteers Please check school bag for forms etc School Website – up-to- date news and photos! (www.omaghcounty.com) Questions ????