Canklow Woods Primary School

Canklow Woods Primary School

Part of White Woods Primary Academy Trust

Wood Lane, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S60 2XJ

01709 828405

Welcome To Class 4

We Are Reading

The Wizards of Once: Book 1: Cowell, Cressida + Free Delivery


This half term

Class 4 are focussing on different land forms and the water cycle. In Writing, we are producing disaster stories based on the books flood. 

Flood (Fiction Picture Books) : Alvaro F. Villa, Alvaro F. Villa: Books294 – Flood by Alvaro F. Villa | Kids Lit Review294 – Flood by Alvaro F. Villa | Kids Lit Review

After this, we will write reports guiding our reader on a trip through the water cycle. 

Once Upon a Raindrop: The Story of Water: Carter, James, NomocoOnce Upon a Raindrop Written by James Carter and illustrated by NomocoOnce Upon a Raindrop | Red Reading Hub – Jillrbennett's Reviews of  Children's Books

In science, we are going to learn about atoms and how they move in solids, liquids and gasess and how some element, like water, can change shape. We will apply this to the water cycle and create our own mini water cycles in a cup as we find out why puddles disappear?

States of Matter: Solids, Liquids, and GasesThe Water Cycle for Schools and Students

Linking to our science work, our geography curriculum will take out through different land forms including mountains and rivers. What each type or part is, how and why it is formed. 

Chapter 2: The Flow of Freshwater. Draw the water cycle diagram in your  daybook and label it in your own words. p.41 in your text. - ppt downloadFour Types of Mountains Vector Illustration. Labeled Formation Explanation.  Stock Vector - Illustration of climate, landscape: 158655856

In maths, we are working on understanding 4 digit numbers, ordering, comparing, addition and subtraction. We will be becoming fluent with Column methods. 

Key Dates

5.10.22 Trip to Ewden Water Treatment Works

20.10.22 School Disco

November: Trip to Thackery Medical Museum

1.12.22 Christmas Fayre

15.12.22 KS2 Christmas Performance

9.2.23 School Disco

April TBC Trip to Yorvik, York

April - July Swimming on Wednesdays (pm)

June - TBC Trip to Yorkshire Wildlife Park

June - Multiplication Check

we have read...

Mary Anning: The Girl Who Cracked Open the World (Paperback) Copyright  2016: Pearson, Debora: 9780328832927: BooksThe Dot (Creatrilogy): Reynolds, Peter H., Reynolds, Peter H. + Free  DeliveryIsh : Reynolds, Peter H., Reynolds, Peter H.: BooksYayoi Kusama Covered Everything in Dots and Wasn't Sorry. : Gilberti,  Fausto: Books



Learning at home

Here are the links to some website we will use reguarly:


All links can be found on Google Classroom - Class 4 2022-23 

What are we doing?




Humphrey's Diary