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Emerald & Ruby – Y4 | Tinsley Meadows Primary Academy

Emerald & Ruby

Year 4


The following table outlines the topics Y4 will explore during the year:

Autumn Spring


Anglo Saxons (History)

Chembakolli (Geography)

Vikings (History)

Active Planet (Geography)

Ancient Greece (History)

Coasts (Geography)


  • Our science topics during the year will be:
Autumn Spring


Animals including Humans


States of Matter

Living Things and their Habitats



During the year, children will conduct many interesting experiments and investigations to support their learning!

Maths In Maths, we will be developing our understanding of the four operations and will apply our knowledge to different measurements, such as money, area and perimeter. We will also learn about fractions, graphs and shape. We will work on many different investigations and puzzles to deepen our understanding.

PE – Swimming has now finished. PE takes place on Mondays and Thursdays

Homework – Homework will be sent home with the children every Monday and needs to be brought back into school on Friday morning (it can be handed in earlier if it has been completed!) Children are asked to complete an activity from each of the sections on their homework menu, as well as practising their weekly spellings and times tables facts.

Homework club is held on Wednesdays from 3.20-4.00.

Staff in Emerald

Miss Sultana – Teacher

Mrs Ghani  – Teaching Assistant

Staff in Ruby

Miss Milsom – Teacher

Mr Ritchie  – Teaching Assistant

Useful Dates

  1. KS1 Winter Fayre

    December 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. KS2 Winter Fayre

    December 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. FS nativity (performances am and pm)

    December 19
  4. KS1 nativity performance

    December 20
  5. Christmas Parties

    December 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:20 pm
  6. Training Day – School closed to pupils.

    December 21