Class 5

Mrs Brown & Mr Beaumont

Spring Term 2017

 

 Welcome to the Spring Term.

 

This term our curriculum topics are called’ Flow’ and ‘Predators’.

Topic

Flow

Flow is a project all about rivers.  We will be finding out how rivers are formed and their different stages.  We will be using maps to discover the most famous rivers of the world, the longest, deepest and where they go so let’s meander through the world of rivers, taking a dip into their watery world.

Predators

It’s time to take a walk on the wild side! And find out who’s coming to visit… is it a big munching lizard or aneagle-eyed bird of prey?  We will be learning about creepy crocs and amazing alligators and the deadly assassin bug.  We will also be looking at food chains and plant life relating to the topic.

 

Science 

The science work covered this term includes activities all about Sound and Living Things in their habitats.

RE

Our topics in RE this term are:-

  • Community
  • Listening and Sharing
  • Self Discipline

Home Reading

Children will be given a book according to their reading level. They are encouraged to read every day and return their book once finished with their completed reading record. There is no set day to change their home reading book.

PE

PE days are indoor on Wednesday and outdoors on Friday. Children must have both kits in school at all times.

Homework

Homework will be given every Friday and needs to be returned completed by the following Wednesday. The work will cover a variety of subjects including; Maths, English, Science. A topic grid will also be sent home where your child can choose from a variety of activities and also a copy of their weekly spellings for them to practise.

If you have any concerns or worries, please do not hesitate to contact me.