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Greenhaw Primary School

Primary 4

Welcome to the Primary 4 Learning Area!

We hope that the page can be used to share some of the fantastic work completed by our very talented Primary 4 children. We will update the page regularly and post relevant information

Below is a selection of literacy and numeracy learning intentions for this term. We hope that you will find them useful when supporting your child at home.

Mrs McGrellis



Literacy P4 - Sept/Oct

  • Revision of 100/200 keywords
  • New phonics scheme Sounds-Write beginning at Unit 7
  • Levelled spellings
  • Nelson Handwriting Scheme
  • Recount and sequence familiar story
  • Predict what is going to happen in class novel
  • Capital Letters and full stops
  • Weekly comprehensions based on a variety of texts
  • Understanding, finding and using verbs
  • Past & present tense verbs
  • Understanding, finding and using nouns
  • Seasonal Writing
  • Accelerated Reading
  • Recount writing genre


Numeracy - P4 Sept/Oct

  • Counting in 2’s, 5’s 10’s backwards and forwards to 100.
  • Number before and after.
  • Odd and even numbers.
  • Rules for adding/subtracting 11. Number facts to 20.
  • Time facts.
  • Missing numbers
  • Use of 100 square to teach rules for addition/subtraction
  • Place value of a digit
  • 2D shape sorting and recognising properties
  • Partitioning numbers
  • Less than and greater than signs and number work
  • Lines of symmetry in shapes
  • Odd and Even numbers
  • Patterns in numbers

Important Info


6th Nov 2019
Today our P4/5 class had a busy morning on their Road Safety walk with Niall. We...
5th Nov 2019
Thanks to all the children from Nursery to P7 who dressed up for Halloween and participated...
22nd Oct 2019
Today our newly elected school council had their first meeting. They were presented...

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