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wb 16th October 2017

 

We will be learning: 

 

English

This week we are starting to read our class text 'How to train your dragon' by Cressica Cowell. We will be using the text to create lots of opportunities for writing and performing as well as designing our own dragons!

Maths

 

This week we are focusing on:

  • subtracting 3-digit numbers from 4 and 3-digit numbers using a range of strategies including compact decomposition
 

We will also be practising our tables to x12.

Science

 

This week we are learning about the phases of the moon and time zones.

 

Topic

 

Our learning challenge this half term is 'What did the Ancient Egyptians achieve?' This week we considering the impact that the ancient Egyptians have had on modern day life. We are also learning some songs for our assembly.

 

PE / Swimming:

 

Please bring PE kits for Tuesday

PE: Black plimpsolls, black shorts and white t-shirts.

Swimming: This half term we are not swimming.

Homework Projects

 

This half term we will be creating a museum of Egyptian artefacts in out classrooms. The task is:

research the Ancient Egyptians and select an area of interest eg writing, mummies, pyramids

create an artefact to be displayed in our museum eg a model

write a short explanation about the artefact and present the information in an interesting way

 

Completed projects should be brought to school on Thursday 19th October

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask

 

Mrs Mitchell                                                     Miss Tuttle                                                 Mr Forster

This week's homework

 

Issued: Friday 13th October

Due: Tuesday 19th October

 

English: Bug Club - read 3 whole books and answer all the questions

 

Maths: ActiveLearn Maths games (accessible via Bug Club login)

             Complete games until you have a score of at least 90%

            Mathletics - 2000 points

Overview 2017-2108

Y5 Planet Booklet

End of Year Maths Targets - Continent Card

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