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Mrs Watts (Monday to Thursday)
Ms Heath (Friday)
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You can now download the class HOMEWORK mat for term 5 by clicking on button below.
This term our class book wil be The Borrowers by Mary Norton.
The focus of our narrative writing will be paragraphing; the correct use of apostrophes and the use of speech marks and other speech punctuation.
In non- fiction writing the focus will be the use of paragraphs.
There will be continued emphasis on editing as you write and reading through work checking for sense.
Our learning in Terms 5 and 6 will cover the following:
Revision of the 4 operations+ - x ÷
Assessment of fractons and decimals
Using reasoning to answer questions
Telling the time- term 6.
What is 2/5 add 2/5?
What do you get when you add 1.3+ 2.7?
Is ¾ the same as 6/8?
If you count backwards in multiples of 8 from 32 you will not say any odd numbers. True or false?
Can you tell the time in units of 5 mins, past or to the hour?
SCIENCE AND COMPUTING
How do flowers change into fruits?
What have ‘helicopters’ got to do with seeds?
What characteristics do all living things have?
How can we tell the difference between mammals, reptiles, birds, fish, amphibians and vertebrates and invertebrates?
What does e-safety mean?
Can you prepare a multi-media presentation?
How do you show movement in Art? Can you observe and take sketches of athlethes in action and then use these as a base for creating a Modroc sculpture?
What constiutues a healthy diet?
Can you design and make a healthy lunchtime snack?
Can you compose your own football songs/chants?
PE & PSEE
In Terms 5 and 6 we will be taking part in a range of Athletics activities.
How could you improve your skills for each sport? Can you improve your times/distances?
This term our PSHE topics will be ‘Good to be Me’ and ‘Changes’.
What different feelings do we have? How can we manage them?
How can we prepare and adapt to change??
Where did the following sports originate: football, tennis, road cycling and three day eventing? This term we will be looking at this summer’s major sporting events: The Commonwealth Games, Badminton Horse Trials, The World Cup, The Tour de France and Wimbledon.
What are the main geographical features of Australia and France? What infrastructure do you need to be able to host a major sporting event?
Why are festivals important to Muslims?
Why do some people think that life is like a journey?