Above - Class 7 2017-2018! 


Above - our representatives on the School Council

*Please scroll down for more photos & a slideshow!*

    Welcome to the 2018 Summer Term!

Important Days:-        

Thursday - P.E. Please ensure your child has the correct kit. In fine weather we may go outside for this session, so trainers are                                 advisable too. 

Friday - Games Please ensure your child has the correct kit along with suitable trainers.

              Homework - Friday is the day homework will be set related to classwork from the week or a longer project related to                                            the cross-curricular topic. Spellings will also be given and checked on a weekly basis.

Cross-Curricular Topic -  

Numeracy -   Ordering and rounding of 6 digit numbers

                       Mental addition and subtraction strategies

                       Written addition and subtraction strategies

                       Multiplication of ThHTO x TO

                       Division ThHTO divided by TO

                       Applying addition, subtraction, multiplication and division skills in investigations and problems developing a greater                           depth of understanding.

                      Regular and Irregular Polygons


Literacy -  Our Literacy work will be based around the book 'Far From Home' by Berlie Doherty. The book is set in the Victorian era so the children will also be researching life as a working Victorian child. This will enhance their understanding of the perils the characters within the book faced.

                  Diary Extracts     Newspaper reports     Letters of complaint     Interviews     Poetry                              Role play/drama             Vocabulary investigation           Compare and Contrast activities               Comprehensions

ScienceLiving Things - Comparing the life cycles of different living things - plants/ animals

                                           Classifying living things using branching diagrams

                                           Exploring food chains and webs


Geography -  Italy - Investigating what makes Italy - Italy


                       Designing a holiday brochure to encourage people to visit Italy.          

Art   Art inspired by Living things - Matisse/ Rousseau

           Jungle Smoothies

      Henri Matisse (1869-1954)            Henri Rousseau (1844-1910)

Games -  Rounders, Cricket and Tennis


Music -   Mrs Gorton will teach music to Class 7.        

Dates for your diary for this term:-

Monday 7th May: School closed for Bank Holiday.

Tuesday 8th May: School reopens.

Saturday 19th May: Summer Fair, 2pm-4pm.

Friday 25th May: School closes for half term, 3.30pm; Y5/6 Little Canada trip departs.

Monday 28th May: Little Canada trip returns.

Tuesday 5th June: School reopens for the 2nd half of the Summer Term.

Wednesday 13th June: Governors' meeting.

Thursday 14th June: Class & team photos (am).

Tuesday 10th July: Reports home to parents.

Wednesday 11th July: KS2 Production, 9.30am.

Thursday 12th July: KS2 Production, 1.30pm.

Monday - Wednesday 16th - 18th July: Parent's Evenings.

Tuesday 17th July: Class move-up day.

Friday 20th July: Leavers' Assembly, 9.15am; End of term, 2.30pm.

Below - a few photos from last term





Below - a slideshow of our fantastic Ordnance Survey 2D & 3D mapwork!