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Crickhowell Community Primary School

Crickhowell Community Primary School

Year 4

Information for Parents –Autumn term



Topic for this term:

Scrumdiddlyumptious and Potions














Any further details about this term’s topic:


Tuck in and enjoy a yummy journey of discovery, tasting fantastic fruits, vulnerable vegetables and tantalising treats!

Work up an appetite with delicious stories about food and become a fruity sculpture!

Find exciting recipes to read and write your own too!

Get busy in the kitchen and make some food from around the world. Discover how healthy food makes you fit and strong.

If you are what you eat, what does that say about you?!


Potion: a poison, a mixture, an aromatic brew, a vapour, a liquid or sticky goo.

Welcome to the amazing magical world of potions and their properties.

Now scientists beware! There are some powerful and deadly potions out there-dangerous, unpredictable or plain tragic!

Use what you know about materials and their properties to create incredible potions in Professor Hazard’s Potion class.

The children have HWB usernames and passwords inside their homework books.This account gives them access to Office 365 and a wide range of learning tools. Maths active learn login details are the same as last year. This allows them to access their maths homework online. If you have an problems getting on to these web sites, please let me know.

Days which PE kit will be needed:

Could you please ensure a PE kit is in school every day as we will be doing indoor and outdoor PE this half term. 

Days homework will be set:

Active learn homework will usually be set every fortnight on a Friday.

The menu of homework activities can be found inside the homework books with details of when it needs to be handed in.

Days homework is to be handed in:

Active learn maths homework should be completed by the following Tuesday.

Any other ways parents can help

If you have any information or knowledge that you could offer on our topics, please let us know.

We would appreciate your support this term with listening to your child read regularly and practising the multiplication tables.

Any other general reminders

 Your child will need a healthy snack at break time.

Please ensure that the appropriate school uniform and footwear is worn.

**Please ensure all clothing/shoes/bags are clearly labelled with a name.**