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Spellings and homework

Term 4 Homework

1) Please read with your child daily or encourage them to read independently for pleasure. 

2) Spelling Shed / Spelling words - please encourage your child to practice the weekly words either using the website/app or using any suitable method you prefer.

3) Times tables / TimesTable Rockstars - all Y4 children need to learn their tables up to 12 x 12.

The current focus in school is the 8x and 9x table.

4)  Art Homework Project - click on link below for details.  Deadline is Monday 25th March 2024.


Term 4 Spellings 

Week 1 (words ending in -ous) poisonous, dangerous, mountainous, marvellous, perilous, tremendous, enormous, jealous, precious, disastrous

Week 2 (Words ending in ’-ous’ incl. those where ‘ge’ from the base word remains) courageous, outrageous, nervous, famous, adventurous, disadvantageous, ridiculous, carnivorous, rapturous, torturous

Week 3 (Words where a suffix is added to words ending in ‘y) merriment, happiness, plentiful, penniless, happily, prettiest, nastiness, beautiful, pitiful, silliness

Week 4 (Words ending in ’-ious’ and ‘eous’) serious, obvious, curious, hideous, spontaneous, courteous, furious, various, victorious, gaseous

Week 5 (Challenge Words)extreme, although, breath, caught, different, exercise, medicine, thought, business, possession

Week 6 (Words where ‘au’ makes an /or/ sound) automatic, August, launch, haul, astronaut, cause, author, applaud, autumn, audience