Welcome to Lower Key
Stage Two

 

Staff

Mrs S Tudball - LKS2 Phase Leader and class teacher- 3/4T

Miss J Fawcett - Class teacher 3F

Miss R Knight- Class teacher 3K

Miss D Horne- Class teacher 4H

Mrs D Lovell- Class teacher 4L

Miss D Keen and Mrs H Gander will also be teaching children in LKS2.

If you would like to speak to a member of the team please pop into the office to make an appointment or fill in the contact form on the front page of the website.

Children's learning in LKS2 is supported by a team of teaching assistants (TAs).
Our TAs support in all classes as well as teaching phonics throughout the school.

TAs in LKS2 - Mrs J Lee (HLTA) Mrs J Durkan, Mrs L Turner and Mrs C Mills

 

8th January - First Day of term 3 

24th January - 3/4T class assembly to parents

31st January - 4L class assembly to parents

6th February - Parents' Evening

7th February - 4H class assembly to parents

8th February - Parents' Evening

9th February - Mad Hair Tag Day, Awards Assembly, Last day of T3

19th February - First day of term 4

 

These are some of the websites that we like to use in school:

My Maths- Homework is set on this

Woodlands Juniors - 

Sum dog- Maths Games

BBC Learning- English, Maths and Topic

Curriculum
Information

 

Phonics and English

For more information on the teaching of phonics and English at Byron click here.

 

Maths

A big focus within Year 3/4 this year is times table knowledge.  By the end of year 4, the children should know their times tables up to 12 x 12 by heart.

Below are links to two documents showing what children should know and be able to do in Maths by the end of year 3 and 4:

Year 3 Maths      Year 4 Maths

 

Physical Education

Each class has two sessions of PE a week – one inside and one outside.   Days are listed below: 

Outdoor Games -

Monday: 4L. 

Tuesday: 3/4T.

Thursday 4H, 3K and 3F.

Indoor PE -

Monday: 3F and 3K.

Wednesday: 3/4T, 4H and 4L.

Please make sure that the children have the correct kit for their lesson:
Indoor PE: shorts, t-shirt and bare feet in the hall.
Outdoor Games: T-shirt, trainers  and jogging bottoms (in hot weather),  T-shirt, trainers, jogging bottoms and jumper/tracksuit top (in cold weather).

During all PE lessons, children need to have their hair tied back and earrings removed.  It is school policy not to tape over earrings, they must be removed by the children themselves, adults cannot help them with this.

Library Timetable

Each class has one session every other  week in our school library.  The days are shown below:

3/4T- Wednesday

4H- Wednesday

4L- Tuesday

3F- Thursday

3K- Wednesday

Our Unit of Work ~
"Food Glorious Food"

During Term 3  we will be learning all about Food. Below is an outline of what the children will be learning in Term 3. We will end the term with the children working together to create a meal together. Click on the subject title for a website link to help support your child’s learning.

Science

Within Science this term, we are learning about  food groups, what each food group gives us and how our food changes when it if prepared for eating. Try clicking on the link above to learn more.

Geography

We will be locating Egypt and the UK on a map. We will compare both looking at types of foods grown/farmed, climate as well as different types of transport.

Art

The children will be practising and developing their drawing techniques drawing the different foods.

Physical Education

In outdoor Games we will develop hockey skills whilst indoors we will be doing gymnastics.