The Grimm's Fairy Tales online. We will be reading these Fairy Tales this week:
The Golden Goose
The Old Woman in the Wood
The Wolf and the Seven Little Kids
There are online versions of these Fairy Tales available here:
Year 6 Comprehension work purple book - Pages 18 & 19, 38 & 39 and 52 & 53.
Year 6 SPAG work orange book - Pages 36 - 42.
Year 5 Comprehension in White Book 2 - Pages 8 & 9, 10 & 11.
Year 5 SPAG CGP Book - Pages 68 - 77.
Congratulations to Mia, Matthewos, Orla, Pola and Ariana who were the STARS OF THE WEEK!
Maths support videos - revision
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbAaKAR5ErM multiplying fractions
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQ3EXyW36es multiplying mixed numbers
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56aYsGpwQvQ Multiplying and Dividing Mixed Numbers
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ei1UHOFC5OM BIDMAS revision
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BPY1lMO5r0 finding the percentage of an amount
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JgkoDqzd-oo Percentages made easy
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0uZiqk_ZdcA Long division – odd video but good explanation
The children will be learning about:
The FIVE great THEMES of OUR FAITH
...as well as the LIVES of the SAINTS.
They will be using the Come and See Programme of Study and focus on the topics of MISSION, MEMORIAL SACRIFICE and SACRIFICE.
English - Your child will receive regular reading homework so please ensure you listen to them read as frequently as possible and discuss the text that they are reading. If you have any questions, please see Mr Rodger.
It is important that your child reads texts which are suitable for their age and ability and which challenge their thinking. Remember - just because a book is popular, does not mean it is worthwhile. Please help your child to choose appropriate books.
Spelling homework is given on a Monday and to be completed for a Friday, when there will be a spelling test. Your child should use the 'Look, Cover, Write, Check' method to learn their spellings.
How many of the following texts have you read?
RECOMMENDED READING FOR YEAR 5 (AGE 9-10)
RECOMMENDED READING FOR YEAR 6 (AGE 10-11)
(Especially demanding texts in bold)
Each morning, your child will take part in what we call, 'Morning Maths'. This is an opportunity for your child to practise their calculation skills within their own class group.
Following this, there is a daily maths lesson, where your child will work within a set group.
Homework can be expected on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Your child will have received a Mathletics username and password. They will be expected to carry out homework on Mathletics once a week. Please assist them in completing this and if there are any problems, see Mr Rodger.
PE - The class PE slots are on Tuesday and Thursday.
Mr Brown takes the games lessons on Tuesday. Please ensure your child has the correct kit on these days.
This half-term in science, the topic is animals including humans and the theory of inheritance and evolution.
In HUMANITIES, the children will be making a comparison of the human and physical features of Liverpool and Berlin. If you have any books at home, which you think will support your child's learning, please bring them in.