Welcome To The Manta Rays! Year 4

We are a class of hungry crocs ready to snap up lots of learning.

We are taught by Mrs Shahor on Monday - Thursday   and Mrs Adams on Friday. We are supported by Mrs Nicholls, Mrs Cooper and Mrs Laywood.

What have we already been learning?

Who was the strange alien like pilot and why did he want to face the storm rather than flee from it?


Children have done some fantastic initial writing to decide what was the story and who was the man on the Airship.



Watch the clip on you tube HERE make sure your parents monitor your internet usage. 


Manta Rays Homework

Click HERE  to see your homework choices on our topic this term.


Manta Rays' Spellings

We are using the No Nonsense spelling scheme to support the children in their learning. To find out crocodiles spellings for this year click HERE to download the list and do your practicing at home as well.

What are we learning?

To find out what we are learning this term click HERE to download our Year 4 curriculum leaflet.


English Novel Study:

The Rabbits by John Marsden and Shaun Tan

 The Rabbits came to visit Crocodiles and Manta Rays and the children were not quite sure what to make of them. They seemed friendly but then..... Click HERE

If you don't know the story we don't read ahead and we will all enjoy the surprises. 



There are many challenging Year 4 maths activities. See below to for some activities to practice at home or look at the assessment to see what is expected to learn in year 4.

  • Learn your times tables up to 12x12. Click HERE for a variety of games. 
  • There is a lot more mathematical reasoning in the curriculum now. Click HERE to see an assessment for the end of the autumn term.
  • Fractions activities can be quite tricky so HERE are some to have a go at.
  • To sharpen your children's mental maths skills click HERE. You can even download an app for  tablet or phone.