Welcome to Oak Class

Miss Prichard (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday)

Ms Heath (Thursday)

Homework

You can now download the class HOMEWORK mat for term 3 by clicking on button below.
Please scroll down to Important Communications for class spellings for Term 3.

ENGLISH

English
We will be studying ‘Hugo Cabret’ by Brian Selznick. We will also be looking at some of Shakespeare’s plays, poetry and journalistic writing.

How would you describe the characters of Hugo, Isabelle and Georges Melies?
What evidence can you find to support this?
Can you vary your writing by using different sentence starters and types?
Can you use direct and indirect speech when writing a newspaper article?

MATHS

Maths
Our learning this term will cover the following:
Fractions, decimals, percentages, time and money.

Can you compare and order fractions?
Can you problems involving number up to three decimal places?
How do you convert percentages to their fraction and decimal equivalents?
Can you convert between analogue and digital clocks and solve time problems?

SCIENCE AND COMPUTING

Science
In Science we’ll be looking at sound and the shocking world of electricity.
How is sound produced?
What is electricity? Where does it come from? How does it work?

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be conducting practical experiments and constructing circuits with different components.

ICT
Can you create your own multi-media powerpoint presentation complete with animations?

CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT

Art
How do you sketch a face for a Tudor style portrait?
How did Bruegel portray Tudor life?

Music
What type of instruments did the Tudors play?
Who has been inspired by Greensleeves?

Design Technology
What toys did the Tudors play with? Can you create your own Tudor toy?
What was potage? What can we put in ours?

PE & PSEE

PE
This term each year group will be doing two of the following sports:
Hockey, tag-rugby, netball and football.
How could you improve your skills for each sport?

PSHE
This term we will be looking at ‘Saying no to bullying’ and ‘Going for goals’.
How can we prevent bullying and respond to it when it occurs?
What are your strengths as a learner? What goals would you like to achieve?

HUMANITIES

History
Why are the Tudor monarchs so famous? How different was life during Tudor times?

Geography
Who were the great Tudor explorers and which new lands did they discover?

RE
Why do Christians celebrate Easter?

Class Timetable

TimeMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
School Begins
Session 1 English English English English English
Break
Session 2 Maths Maths Maths Maths Maths
Lunch
Session 3 Science Topic Computing French/R.E. R.E.
Break (KS1 Only)
Session 4 Science Art/D/T Topic P.E. P.E.
School Ends