Class 5C


Welcome to 5C!

Teacher- Mr Craven

Teaching Assistant – Miss Avdi

 

Our topic for this half term is South Africa.  We will learn about the culture of this country and and also its history and notable people.

Our literacy unit will focus on the book “The Boy in the Girl’s Bathroom” and then also instructional writing.

In Maths we will study a variety of topics.  We will be revisiting multiplication and division, geometry and statistics.

Our topic in Science is Forces in Motion.  We will study friction, water resistance as well as levers and pulleys.  We will also be revisiting Living Things.

We have PE on both Monday mornings and Thursday afternoons.  We will study tennis and other outdoor games. Please ensure children always have their full PE kit at school and remember that earrings are not allowed to be worn during PE lessons. 

Topic overview for the year:

Autumn 1 – Victorians

Autumn 2 – Crime and Punishment

Spring 1 – Natural Disasters

Spring 2 – World War One

Summer 1 – Local Area

Summer 2 – South Africa

 

Dates for your diaries:

 

TBC

 

Homework

It is important for parents/carers to encourage children to do their best on their homework, including listening to them read for about 15 minutes every night.  Homework helps the students to consolidate their learning and become more confident in the reading, writing, and maths.

 

Homework is handed out on Fridays.

 

  • Spellings - practise every day (Test on Friday)
  • Grammar and Mental Maths (A, B and C) – due on Wednesday

 

 

Dates for your diaries:

 

TBC

 

Homework

It is important for parents/carers to encourage children to do their best on their homework, including listening to them read for about 15 minutes every night.  Homework helps the students to consolidate their learning and become more confident in the reading, writing, and maths.

 

Homework is handed out on Fridays.

 

  • Spellings - practise every day (Test on Friday)
  • Grammar and Mental Maths (A, B and C) – due on Wednesday