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Year 4

Welcome to Year 4!

Welcome to Year 4 Letter to Parents

Autumn 2 2020 

Our Autumn 2 Topic is ‘Why are we proud of our pottery?’

Some key questions to consider:

  • How is pottery made?
  • What is a bottle oven? How do they work?
  • Where do materials come from to make pottery?
  • Where is pottery made?
  • How did the pottery industry make money for Stoke on Trent?
  • Can you name any famous potters?
  • Why is Stoke on Trent well-known for its pottery?

Challenge! Can you find any old photographs of Stoke-on-Trent including those taken of bottle ovens used in the pottery industry? 

This term’s topic web – Autumn 2 Topic Web

This term’s topic knowledge organiser – Autumn 2 History Knowledge Organiser

This term’s science knowledge organiser – Autumn 2 Science Knowledge Organiser

This term’s homework can be found at https://www.showbie.com/

See our full curriculum here –


Please complete the weekly online tasks set on Showbie: https://www.showbie.com/

Additional Learning 

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