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This Week's Learning wb 19.09.2022 :

 

Maths:  

This week in maths we began the week by rounding numbers to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000. We then rounded numbers to the nearest 10,000 and 100,000 and then finally finished by rounding numbers within 1,000,000.    

 

Topic: 

This week in Topic we spent the beginning of the week planning our persuasive report . We then wrote our persuasive leaflet, persuading someone to visit Mexico. After, we edited and improved our persuasive report. Finally, we investigated what we know about the Maya from Frederick Catherwood’s drawings.   

 

French

Bonjour!  This week we have been learning how to say different weather types in French.  You could practice using this song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBvJVOuBPXI  Next week we will be continuing to say the weather.

 

 

Next Week’s Learning wb 26.09.2022 :

 

Maths: 

We are going to start the week by reading and understanding Roman numerals up to 100. We will then read and understand Roman numerals up to 1000. After, we will estimate numbers on an empty number line including negative numbers. We will then solve problems involving positive integer temperature changes. Finally, we will finish the week by solving problems involving temperature changes using a marked number line.

 

Topic:

We will begin the week by identifying the features of a diary. We will then plan our diary entry as Frederick Catherwood.  After, we will use our plans to write our own diary entries.   We will then edit and improve our diary entries.  Finally, we will be understanding the importance and uses of Maya masks.

 

 

 

Stars of the Week:

 

Maple Class:

Josie and David

 

Cedar Class:

Danica and Damiru

 

 

 

Reading – Please make sure children are reading at home and that reading recordings are being signed and brought into school. Remember you can use Oxford Owl to read online.

 

TTRS- Timestables Rockstars is available for you to use at home so please keep practising your times tables on this. Please email class teachers if you need your login details again.

 

 

Homework:

 

The children have been set reading homework on Teams which can be completed on their Winbooks.  Please hand in the homework by Thursday 29th September.

 

 

Please find the spellings for this week under the Home Learning section but you have also got a paper version to practise on.

 

This Week's Learning wb 12.09.2022 :

 

Maths:  

This week in maths we took part in different quizzes to recap and show our understanding of place value, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division and fractions. We finished the week by estimating where numbers up to 1000 would go on a number line.   

 

Topic: 

This week in Topic we spent the beginning of the week writing our non-chronological reports on Maya civilisation. We then looked at how we could edit and improve our reports. After, we explained how the Mayas have influenced modern day life. Finally, we identified the features and collected language from persuasive reports.  

 

French:

Bonjour! This week we looked at how to say compass points and seasons.  Listen to this interactive worksheet to help you with the compass points: https://www.speaklanguages.com/french/vocab/points-of-the-compass   Next week we will be learning about how to say different types of weather in French. 

 

 

Next Week’s Learning wb 19.09.2022 :

 

Maths: 

We are going to start the week by estimating where numbers are on a number line up to 10,000. We will then move on to rounding numbers to the nearest 10, 100 and 1,000. After, we will round numbers to the nearest 10,000 ,100,000 and 1,000,000. We will finish the week by reading and understanding Roman numerals up to 100.

 

 

Topic:

 We will begin the week by planning a persuasive report. We will then write our persuasive reports throughout the week.  After, we will edit them and discuss how they can be improved.  We will then investigate what we know about the Maya from the drawings of Frederick Catherwood. Finally, we will identify the features of diaries.

 

 

 

Stars of the Week:

 

Maple Class:

Joanna and Zhen

 

Cedar Class:

Nicole and Taylan

 

 

Reading – Please make sure children are reading at home and that reading recordings are being signed and brought into school. Remember you can use Oxford Owl to read online.

 

TTRS- Timestables Rockstars is available for you to use at home so please keep practising your times tables on this. Please email class teachers if you need your login details again.

 

 

Homework:

 

The children have been set paper homework and this focuses on multiplication and division. Please return your sheets by Thursday 22nd September.

 

 

Please find the spellings for this week under the Home Learning section but you have also got a paper version to practise on.

 

This Term’s Learning wb 05.09.2022 :

 

Welcome Back! Our new topic will be ‘Mystical Maya’. We will be looking at the history of The Mayas, the masks and sculptures they produced, Maya beliefs, Maya myths and different Maya cultures.  

 

 

Next Week’s Learning wb 05.09.2022 :

 

We will be starting the week with lots of different activities to settle us back into school and will also discuss the class rules and expectations.

 

Maths: 

We are going to be reading, writing, comparing and ordering numbers up to 10, 000, 100, 000 and 1,000,000. We will also be adding and subtracting mentally using our knowledge of place value.

 

Topic:

 We will begin the week by completing a KWL to show what we already know about our new topic and what we want to find out. We will then take part in different ‘Hook Day’ activities to introduce us to the Mayas. After, we will be explaining where the Maya civilisation appeared in history. We will use geographical language to describe the landscape and climate and describe different aspects of Maya civilisation. Finally, we will identify the features of a non-chronological report.

 

French wb 05.09.22 :

Bonjour! This half term we will be learning about the weather in French and we will begin our topic next week.  This week, we have learnt a new song to practice ways of greeting people.  You could ask your child how they might greet people at different times of the day.

 

 

Our PE days are Mondays and Fridays, please note your child should come to school in their kit on these days. Please ensure long hair is tied back and earrings are removed. Your child may wear a plain white t-shirt, black shorts or black leggings/jogging bottoms. They should wear their school jumper/cardigan – no other sports top. They can wear trainers or plimsoles.

 

Please see the letter below regarding information about Year 5 swimming. This will start on Friday 16th September for Maple class. 

 

 

Reading – Please make sure children are reading at home and that reading recordings are being signed and brought into school. Remember you can use Oxford Owl to read online.

 

TTRS- Timestables Rockstars is available for you to use at home so please keep practising your times tables on this. Please email class teachers if you need your login details again.

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