Hindley Green Community Primary School

Thomas Street, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 4SS


01942 255406

Welcome to Year 4K

Your Class Teacher is Mrs Kennedy

Our Teaching Assistant is 

 Miss Makin (PM only)

Planners and Reading Books

  • Children may change their book on a Monday or Thursday. There will be a basket in the classroom for children to put their old book in, before getting a new on.  I am asking children to send me a message via the activity on their Class Dojo portfolio on a Thursday evening to tell me how many times they have read that week. Children are expected to read at least three times per week.
  • In 4K we have a reading tracker that we complete each week. We are aiming to be green, which is reading 3 times a week. There are prizes to be won at the end of each half term for those who have been green consistently. 

Interactive resources-

Bug Club, TT Rockstars, Spelling Shed and Century Tech

  • TT Rockstars is an interactive timetable resource that we now have access to in school and at home. It is a fun way for us to learn our timetables, challenge each other and the teacher!
  • Century Tech is an online learning platform that learns what your child specifically needs to support them. Please do not answer the questions for your child as the technology tailors itself to what your child needs based on what they know and what they need support with.
  • As you are aware we now have access to the fantastic Bug Club which is an online reading resource.  Should you have any problems accessing Bug Club please let me know.   
  • The log ins are on available to download from each individual child's portfolio on Class Dojo.
  • Spelling Shed is a new spelling initiative this year, children are expected to complete their weekly spelling assignments as well as practice their weekly spellings on it.  


Every Friday, children will receive  two pieces of homework, along with their spellings. These could be on Century Tech, so please check.

Homework will usually be Maths, English or Topic based, which will link in with the work we have been learning in lessons. We are hoping that this will help consolidate children's learning.

It is really important that homework is completed by the following Wednesday unless otherwise stated.

Spelling tests  and Times Tables tests will take place, every Friday.

Dance and PE

  • Please remove earrings before children come to school on dance and PE days. If children cannot remove their earrings they will not be able to participate due to health and safety reasons.
  • PE for Year 4K is on a  Monday afternoon and Wednesday morning  Please make sure your child comes into school wearing their correct PE kit. Also any jewellery is removed and all long hair is tied back.
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Here is a great website for all your topic needs, covering the complete primary curriculum. http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/ 

Another great website to use for Times Tables is www.timestables.co.uk


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 Please find below our Y4 Long Term plan for the year, Y3&4 statutory spellings and the current terms topic map :)