to the Year 5 and 6 class page.
We hope you enjoy looking at the things we do in school.
Star of the Week
Congratulation to Rora, who was the Star of the Week.
In maths, the children investigated which arrangement of 6-squared nets would fold up to make a cube.
This term the topics are:
Sources, Unity and Death and New Life.
Please keep the Benedictine nuns in Italy in your prayers. They were very pleased to receive all of the letters from the children.
We pray for all our children and families this half term:
Dear Lord, we thank You for times of rest and relaxation and the opportunity to refresh our spiritual and bodily batteries. It is wonderful that You grant us opportunities to take time to be reinvigorated and revitalised, both mentally and physically.
During this time away from school we ask that You would release any stresses or strains that we may have built up over the past months and help us to switch off our minds so that we may return reinvigorated and better equipped to face the responsibility on our return.
Thank You for this time away from school and we pray that this will be a time of great refreshment and renewal and a special time Lord when we draw even closer to You. In Jesus name we pray,
Please ensure your child keeps up-to-date with reading activities, so that they can participate fully with classroom activities.
We will also supplement our class novel by reading and writing our own short stories.
Children will have arithmetic lessons when they arrive in the morning, so aim to get in on time.
It is important that your child is confident with their times tables
up to 12 x 12 so please encourage them to get as much practice as they can at home.
Mathletics has lots of activities that they can use for this. www.mathletics.co.uk
The children will be learning about
The children studied the United Kingdom last term. They looked at the human and physical features that shape the UK.
Earlier in the year, the children studied Ancient Greece and drew symmetrical drawings of the Parthenon as part of their art topic.
Please find below a link to Lexia - a spelling and reading programme.
Your log in is your first name and the first letter of your surname (eg Sarah Smith would be sarahs).
Your password is read.
Please note that Lexia does not work in Internet Explorer,
please try another browser such as Google Chrome or Safari instead.