Welcome to Class 5
Important dates in our class
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Things we need to remember
Named PE kit needed to be left in school.
A labelled small pencil case with colouring pencils to be left in school.
Reading books needed daily in a small ruck-sack/book bag.
Water in a labelled drinks bottle.
Within Geography, we will be learning about the water cycle and rivers.
In Science, we will continue to learn about forces and start our new topic properties and changes of materials.
In RE, we will Hinduism
What spiritual pathways to Moksha are written about in Hindu scriptures?
Why do Christians think being a pilgrim is a good anology for life itself?
This term in English;
We will will be reading Kensukes Kingdom and using this as a basis to write a narrative and a balanced arguments.
We will also be writing some river poetry and about the journey of a raindrop.
We will do weekly comprehension exercises and 3X a week be tested on our whole school spelling scheme.
In accordance to the New Curriculum we will be working weekly to improve our spelling, grammar and punctuation.
Please read independently for 20 minutes a day and to an adult 3x a week. Please record reading in your diary and ask an adult to sign it.
Maths/Topic/English homework will be handed out on Friday and handed in on Monday.
Extra class spellings will be tested and sent home on a Tuesday. An extra activity may be given based on our spellings.
The children also need to practice a mixture of tables and related division facts to achieve a personal best time.
This term in Maths;
In number, we will learn about multiplication and division, fractions, decimals and percentages.
The children will further develop their reasoning skills by applying topics taught through the term to solve problems.
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