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Glendermott Primary School, Derry

Year 4

Welcome to Primary 4

Our School Day

            9:00-                 School Starts

            10:30 -10:45      Break

            12.00- 12:45       Lunch

            2.45                    Bus

            3.00                     Home


Wednesday - P.E.

Friday – Golden Time


  • Homework in Primary 4 is given home on a Monday and taken back to school on a Friday.
  • Reading should be completed every day and brought back into school.


Literacy We are following the Linguistic Phonics Programme and complete daily phonics lessons, we also complete Reading and Writing tasks.

Numeracy We will be learning about Processes in Maths, Number, Data Handling, Measures and Shape and Space. 

World Around Us

Our first topic will be Over the Rainbow. This will focus on colour and light and how this is used in nature and other areas.  In History we will be looking at famous inventors like Thomas Edison.  We will conduct Science experiments to find out about how rainbows are created and we will be looking for real life examples of rainbows in our classroom.

Personal Development and Mutual Understanding We look at areas of our personal and emotional development, health and safety, relationships with others, and how we can all work together for the good of our community.

The Arts In Primary 4 we look at a variety of music, dance and art activities through our cross curricular topics.

Religion This is a very important year for Primary 4 as look forward to the Sacraments of Reconciliation and  First Holy Communion.  We will be following the Grow in Love Religion programme in Primary 4 this year.




28th Aug 2020