Waggon Lane, Upton, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 1JS

01977 650820



Upton Primary School


  Mrs G Maiden               Mrs C Wilson 

(4.1 – Vesuvius)               (4.2 – Eiger)

Supporting Adults

Mrs J Holman;  Mrs S Allen;  Mrs A Inman;  Mrs J Radley;  Mrs S Ingham


What we are Learning About

This half term our year group's learning challenge question is: 'Why did the Titanic sink?'

linked to our class book: Titanic, I was there... by Margi McAllister and a range of non-fiction books

Titanic...I was There...

Our medium term plan for this term is available here

Our homework activities for this term are available here

(Children in year 4 are expected to read three times a week at home with an adult and to learn their times tables up to 12 x 12)

(Times tables practice can be accessed by clicking the link to TT Rockstars below - any problems please call in and speak to one of our team who will be happy to help)

A national curriculum overview for the year group is available here.

Useful Websites

Times tables Rockstars - https://play.ttrockstars.com/ 

A fun way to learn times tableshttps://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Lower Key Stage 2 Spellings - To view common exception words for year 4 click here

PE Days

Our timetabled PE days are Tuesday for outdoor and Thursday for indoor.

However, please ensure that your child’s PE kit is in school every day as these days can be subject to change at short notice.

Upcoming Events

Year 4 Minsthorpe Sports  - 21st June 2019

(Remember to come to school dressed in your P.E. kit with your school uniform in a carrier bag

which you can get changed back into when we return)

Whole school French Workshop - 22nd June 2019

Y4 Magna school trip - 10th July 2019

Linked to our Science Topic - Sound

Whole School 'French' Day - 11th July 2019

School Report to Parents - 15th July 2019