Miss Browning and Mrs Upton

SPRING TERM

 Curriculum Information Leaflet Spring Term

Phonics homework w/b 5.2.18

 

The Great Fire of London

This term, we are going to travel back in time and roam the sinister streets of 17th Century London as we learn all about the catastrophic events surrounding the fateful Great Fire. We will also be learning about a man called Samuel Pepys and his infamous diary...

Click on the image below to find out more:

 

 

As we explore, we will also design and make our own Tudor houses and use our artistic skills to create Tudor portraits. 

                  

 

Everyday Materials

We will also be learning about different materials and their properties. 

Click on the images below for more information. 

 

Challenge Questions:

Why did the houses in the Great Fire of London burn so easily?

What materials do you think are best for building houses? Why?

Maths

We will continue with learning about addition and subtraction before moving on to explore shape.

Click on the image below for some fascinating facts and great games:

ENGLISH

 

And remember...

                 

 

Also, if you haven't had Hoot yet you should get him at some point throughout the term. Please look after him and his book. A huge thank you to everyone who has accepted him into their home so far. He has been on some wonderful adventures and we absolutely love hearing about his escapades in class :) 

 

Home Readers/ Homework

Please ensure your child returns their homework/ home reader on their allocated day.

 

Monday: Alfie, Amy, Ayla, Caelan, Charlie, Dilara

Tuesday: Dylan, Evie, Emily, Ethan, George, Hailey

Wednesday: Harry C, Harry T, Hollie, Imogen, Isla, Joey

Thursday: Leighton, Liam, Max, Mia, Oliver, Owen

Friday: Scarlet, Sorron, Taya, Thomas H, Demi, T.J

 

 

AUTUMN TERM

I hope you have all had a fabulous summer break and are ready for the exciting year ahead...

 

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to sail around the world in a ship? Or be catapulted in to space in a rocket?  Well, you are about to find out as we will be learning all about Christopher Columbus’s victorious voyage to America and Neil Armstrong’s marvellous mission to the moon. 

Click on the images below to find out more about these two infamous explorers.

 

 

We will also be thinking about the four seasons and how the weather can affect us every day. Can you identify the different seasons? Click the link below to test yourself.

 

English Links:

       

Maths Links:

 

 

Outdoor PE with Sports Coaches will be every Thursday and indoor PE with Miss Browning will be every Friday.

Please ensure the correct kit is in school for each day, with name labels. Don't forget your water bottles. Just water please, not squash.

 

SNACK MONEY

Toast                      25p

Teacake                 30p

Half bagel, toasted 20p

Crumpet                 30p

Small water            25p

Flavoured milk       50p

Calypso orange     30p

Please ensure that any money is sent to school in a plastic wallet, purse or zipped up pocket.

Thank you

 

 

 

More Useful Websites:

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

http://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/#totem

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/

 

We had heaps of fun at our Christmas dodge-ball tournament. We got to wear some awesome outfits and had to use the balls to knock out Santa as fast as we could. We needed to work well together and use our communication skills in order to beat the other team.