Welcome to Year 5/6

Our current topic is: Inheritance, Evolution and Charles Darwin 

Weekly Updates

 

This week (Ending Friday 5th July 2019)

 

Maths: Year 5 and 6 have been working on maths investigations. Please encourage your child to use TT Rockstars daily to improve their rapid recall of multiplication and division facts. 

English: The children have been writing a review of their year to send home to parents with their reports.  Our VIPERS learning has been on APE questions. Please encourage your child to read daily as this will help with their progress. Please remind your child to note down their reading in their reading records.

Topic:  We have been exploring ordnance survey maps and locating areas of interest using a key.  

 

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Next week (Beginning Monday, 17th of June 2019). 

Maths: Year 5 will be carrying out maths investigations. Please encourage your child to use TT Rockstars daily to improve their rapid recall of multiplication and division facts. 

English: Year 5  will be writing a letter to their new class teacher. Year 6 will be preparing for their performance of Oliver. Our VIPERS learning will focus on APE questions. Please encourage your child to read daily as this will help with their progress. Please remind your child to note down their reading in their reading records.

Topic:  We will be learning to understand timelines and chronology. 


Homework

Reading: Please read with your child daily. Reading books will be changed weekly. Please remember to sign your child's reading record. 

Spellings: Please practise the weekly spellings using the bingo grid ideas.  You can find helpful resources for spellings  on our English subject page.

Maths: An arithmetic paper will be sent home weekly. All children have access to Maths games using Doodlemaths.