Year 4

Autumn 2023 Term

History - Invasion

This project teaches children about life in Britain after the Roman withdrawal. Children will learn about Anglo-Saxon and Viking invasions up to the Norman conquest.

Invasion Knowledge Organiser

Art - Warp and Weft

This project teaches children about the artform of weaving and how it has developed over time, including the materials and techniques required to create woven patterns and products.

Warp and Weft Knowledge Organiser

Art - Contrast and Complement

This project teaches children about colour theory by studying the colour wheel and colour mixing. It includes an exploration of tertiary colours, warm and cool colours, complementary colours and analogous colours, and how artists use colour in their artwork.

Contrast and Complement Knowledge Organiser


Hockey, Tag Rugby, Tennis, Yoga, Gymnastics and Dance.


Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Measurement, Multiplication and Division


Eric the Viking by Terry Jones

Cracking Comprehension

English Writing

Narrative, Playscript, Balanced Argument, Explanation, Poem (linked to history)


Beliefs and Practices - Judaism

Understanding Christianity - People of God Christmas 

Science - Food and Digestive System

This project teaches children about the human digestive system. They explore the main parts, starting with the mouth and teeth, identifying teeth types and their functions. They link this learning to animals' diets and construct food chains to show the flow of energy.

Animals and Digestive System Knowledge Organiser

Science - Sound

This project teaches children about sound, how sound is made and how sound travels as vibrations through a medium to the ear. They learn about pitch and volume and find out how both can be changed.

Sound Knowledge Organiser


Being Me, Celebrating Diversity


Revision of animals and classroom instructions, Parts of the body, Colours, Food, Opinions about 
food, Christmas 

Spanish Knowledge Organiser

DT - Fresh Food/Good Food

This project teaches children about food decay and preservation. They discover key inventions in food preservation and packaging, then make examples. The children prepare, package and evaluate a healthy snack.

Fresh Food/Good Food Knowledge Organiser


Charanga SOW - Recorders

Geography - Interconnected World

This essential skills and knowledge project teaches children about compass points and four and six-figure grid references. They learn about the tropics and the countries, climates and culture of North and South America. Children identify physical features in the United Kingdom and learn about the National Rail and canal networks. They conduct an enquiry to prove a hypothesis, gathering data from maps and surveys before drawing conclusions.

Interconnected World knowledge organiser

White Rose Homework 


TT Rockstars Parent Guide