Hello and welcome back to the final term for 4M.
This term will be just as busy as the first three, with lots of exciting things going on. Here are some dates for your diary.
Half Term – 27th and 28th May - Week 8
FOBISSEA - 6-11th May - week 5
Creative Arts Week - 20th June - 26th June - Week 11 and 12
Please see below a list of our topics this term.....
Maths - Key Objectives
Use decimal notation for tenths and hundredths
Add or subtract mentally pairs of two-digit whole numbers
Multiplication and division facts for the 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Properties of 2-D shapes
Collect data and organise it in a table.
Metres into centimetres or centimetres into millimetres
Choose and use appropriate units to measure
Count in fractions along a number line
Tables and number bonds at home
Stories with isues and dilemmas
Science – Electricity/Friction
ICT – Presenting information/Modelling
DT – Pop-up books
PSHE – Getting on and Falling out
PE – Rounders/Cricket/Gymnastics
Art – Roman mosaics
...As well as some useful websites
mad4maths.com – good for times tables
The open-ended homework for this term is due back on Tuesday 21st May.
The children need to write either:
1. A factfile about the Roman Army
2. A factfile about Boudicca, the Celtic Warrior
Other class information:
Firstly, PE is on a Tuesday and a Friday
. Children will need to bring a full P.E. kit. They are welcome to come to school in PE kit but they must bring a complete set of spare clothes to change into afterwards.
Their library day is also on Tuesday
and children should choose one fiction text, one non-fiction text and a third book of their choice. Children should bring in their home readers every day
- please make a note in their every time you read with your child
Any written messages to parents will be in the back of your home reader - please sign to let me know you have received the message. Similarly, please use this book for any messages for the class teacher. Homework goes out on a Thursday and should be returned to class on or before the following Tuesday.
Children will normally receive one piece of maths and literacy homework per week. On top of this they will have an ongoing half-termly homework project and weekly spellings to learn, as well as their daily reading. Phew!
Meanwhile, if there are any other issues please come and speak to me. Thanks to all parents for making this a fun year.