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Megan

 

 

Week Beginning 29.10.18

 

Literacy: The week after half term, we will be starting to learn our new text 'Hamelin' which is based on The Pied Piper. We will have our 'hook' to introduce the text and also be deconstructing it throughout the week.

 

Reading: The week after half term, we will be looking at a non-fiction book 'The Measly Middle Ages', as an introduction to our topic.

 

Maths: The week after half term, we will be learning about addition & subtraction and different methods to solve problems.

 

Project: The week after half term, we will be starting our new topic Peasants, Princes and Pestilence. We will be looking at The Black Death and how it spread.

 

Reminders

We are looking for mystery readers to come in to class and read to the children. If you would like to volunteer for this, please let your child's teacher know.

 

Week Beginning 15.10.18

 

Literacy: This week we will continuing to research British cities and landmarks. We will also be creating our own leaflets based on this research.

 

Reading: This week we will be finishing our book 'Matilda' and making predictions about the characters in the future.

 

Maths: This week we will be learning about decimals and converting fractions into decimals.

 

Project: This week we will be preparing for our Great British Tea Party. We will make our food and decorations.

 

Juniors - Book Bingo Reading Challenge

  1. Your child will receive a bingo card in their Reading Record book
  2. They will need to read a book relating to each box on the card - please sign it each time they complete a book
  3. When the card has been completed they will receive a golden ticket and can collect a new bingo card
  4. The golden tickets will be placed into a box ready for the prize draw at the end of the school year.
  5. The winning 2 children from each year group, will be taken as a group to a matinee performance of the musical Matilda!

We are looking for mystery readers to come in to class and read to the children. If you would like to volunteer for this, please let your child's teacher know.

 

Week Beginning 8.10.18

 

Literacy: This week we will be starting to learn about the layout of leaflets and different skills we need to write them. These will include: brackets, dashes and commas for extra information and bullet points.

 

Reading: This week we will be exploring powerful language the author has used in the book.

 

Maths: This week we will be continuing to look at fractions. We will be sequencing and comparing the size of fractions.

 

Project: This week we will be creating a quiz about Great Britain using Scratch and creating a Tudor family tree.

 

 

Week Beginning 1.10.18

 

Literacy: This week we will revising grammar skills and then we will writing our final piece based on our model text.

 

Reading: This week we will be investigating characters and answering comprehension questions based on story.

 

Maths: This week we will be learning about fractions and fractions of amounts.

 

Project: This week we will be continuing to look at Kings and Queens in Britain.

 

Notes: Please could you bring in any spare plastic 1 Litre bottles, old socks and spare net curtains as year 5 will be looking at filtering in science.

Week Beginning 24.9.18

 

Literacy: This week we will be starting our innovation week: where we will write our own stories based on the text.

 

Reading: This week we will be continuing to read our book Matilda and evaluating the authors choice of language.

 

Maths: This week we will be learning about Roman Numerals and how they relate to our number system.

 

Project: This week we will be finishing off looking at famous British artists and beginning to look at Kings and Queens in Britain.

 

Notes: Please could you bring in any spare plastic 1 Litre bottles, old socks and spare net curtains as year 5 will be looking at filtering in science.

Week Beginning 17.9.18

 

Literacy: This week we will be delving further into our text, My Name is Bob. We will be looking at vocabulary and giving our opinions of the text. 

 

Reading: This week we will be analysing characters and exploring new vocabulary from our story Matilda.

 

Maths: This week we will be learning about negative numbers and counting through zero to solve problems.

 

Project: This week we will be investigating famous British artists, including the work of William Morris.

 

Reminders:

PE will be on Wednesdays and Thursdays, please make sure your child has their full kit.

We will be doing Woodlands on a Tuesday, please make sure your child has wellies at all times.

Week Beginning 10.9.18

 

Literacy: This week we will be starting our new text My Name is Bob. We will be learning the text and starting to understand the story in more detail through drama activities.

 

Reading: This week we will be starting our new book Matilda. We will be making predictions and answering comprehension questions based on the book. 

 

Maths: This week we will be learning about place value and comparing numbers by size.

 

Project: This week we will be starting our new topic What Makes Britain Great. We will be learning about significant Britons.

 

Reminders:

PE will be on Wednesdays and Thursdays, please make sure your child has their full kit.

We will be doing Woodlands on a Tuesday, please make sure your child has wellies at all times.

 

 

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