Year 4 Home Challenges

Year 4 – Learning Is Fun!

 

READING : Read daily for at least 20 minutes. Ask someone at home to check that you have understood what has happened by asking you questions. You could also ask them questions about your book too!

CHARACTER DESCRIPTION – Draw your favourite character from your story and write a character description.

TT ROCK STARS : Practice TT Rockstars daily for at least 20 minutes (write your login down so that it is safe).  Battle your rival class in the arena.   Challenge your peers or teacher to a battle.

DIARY: Keep a short log of what you have been up too!  This can be shared upon return to school

MATHS CHALLENGE: Each day, complete one ’10-minute maths challenge’ from the maths sheet.  Tick each area of as you go along.

FACT FILE: Complete an A4 fact file on a local hero of your choice – e.g. Thomas Telford/ Abraham Darby.

BAKING: Bake a family favourite traditional dish.  Write a set of instructions for your recipe.  Draw a picture of your delicious dish!

ELECTRICITY: Complete an Electricity Fact File of devices around your home. Create a poster of ways to stay safe around electricity at home.

LETTER: Write a letter to Year 3 explaining what they should expect from Year 4 next year! Try to include the features from our Year 4 checklist.

MAP: Draw and label a map of your local area. Use symbols and a key. Can you create questions to go with your map?

COMPUTING: Use scratch to create your own game. https://scratch.mit.edu/

SPELLINGS – Practise the statutory spelling words daily – see if somebody in your family can test you on them!

PE – each day, try to get up and move around every half an hour.  You could simply walk around and stretch.

Complete a Jo Wicks 5 minute challenge.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3LPrhI0v-w

Complete a cosmic yoga challenge. For example – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbCjkPlsaes

Optional Extras!

  • Playing games! Can you play a board game? Or even a game of hide and seek! Who was the winner?
  • Write a song! It could be a song that will help you/the class to revise?
  • Artwork! Can you complete a still life sketch of an object in your house? Try to pick something inspirational!

 

TICK YOUR TASKS AS YOU COMPLETE THEM!

READING CHARACTER DESCRIPTION TT ROCK STARS DIARY
MATHS CHALLENGE FACT FILE BAKING ELECTRICTY
LETTER

 

MAP PE ICT

 

Each child who completes 5 tasks will receive a tasty reward!  A raffle ticket will be given for any tasks completed over 5, and then entered into a prize draw for an Easter egg.

Extra files to use:
Character profile Maths homework grid – Y3 Y4 Spellings t-m-30944-times-table-games Year 4 Main Activities