St Ambrose Catholic Primary School

Grow through the love of Jesus

Year 5 have produced a video that introduces the children to their teachers and shows what will be happening next year in the classroom. We look forward to seeing you in September!

Year 4

Year 4 Home Learning

Class Mission Statement

Vision Statement

Everyone at St Ambrose School is part of our school family. We will share our love for Jesus together and follow in his footsteps.

Mission Statement

This mission statement is for everyone in our St Ambrose family.


St Ambrose School gives every child the best education in a school where we all feel safe.

Everybody in our local area is welcome to be part of the St Ambrose family.

We all try our best and are free to share our unique talents.

We celebrate each other’s achievements in our Special Mention assembly.

We show respect and care to everyone.

We celebrate our Catholic journey together through Sacraments and Holy Communions.

Our school works hard to help us feel confident in every subject.

At St Ambrose, there are no limits to our dreams and aspirations.


Year 4

Welcome to Year 4.

This half term we are learning:


Place Value

  • Rounding to the nearest 10, 100 or 1000
  • Comparing and ordering numbers
  • Partitioning 4-digit numbers 

Addition and Subtraction

  •  Adding and subtracting 1s, 10s, 100s and 100s.
  • Adding and subtracting 4-digit numbers
  • Estimating
  • Two-step problems



Narrative Poetry

  • Rhythm and rhyme 
  • Similes, metaphors and personification

Fiction: Bedtime Stories

  • Using interesting vocabulary
  • Fronted adverbials
  • Complex sentences
  • Use paragraphs



 The Bible

  • The stories of Abraham, Moses,  Joseph and David


Other Subjects:

  • Science: Electricity
  • Geography and History: Ancient Greece
  • Computing: My Online Life
  • Art: Autumn Art
  • French: Animals

Our homework for this half term is:

Homework is given out on a Wednesday and is to be returned by the following Wednesday. Children will be given spellings and maths activities. Children should continue to read regularly.


Maths homework is set through Prodigy which can be accessed on the link below.


Throughout the Autumn term, Year 4 will be going swimming on a Friday. Please ensure your child has their swimming kit, including a swimming cap for girls and trunks (not shorts) for boys. 


PE is timetabled on Wednesday. This half term we will be doing Gymnastics. Please ensure your child's PE kit is in school on the above day.


PE kit is white t-shirt, black shorts and pumps / trainers.  During the winter, children may wear black or blue jogging bottoms.


Coming soon...