Above - our representatives on the School Council

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    Welcome to the 2020 Spring Term!

Happy New Year! I hope you have all had a lovely Christmas and you are looking forward to an exciting Spring 1 in Class 7. We will be studying "The Highwayman" by Alfred Noyes, a personal favourite text in Year 5 for me.

   "Stand and deliver! Your money or your life!"   

Important Days:-        

Monday - 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. We are extremely lucky this half                                 term, we will be having a tennis coach to teach our lessons.

              Homework - will be set related to classwork from the week or a longer project related to the cross-curricular topic.This                                          homework needs to handed in the following Thursday unless a longer project.                                                              Spellings will also be given on a Friday and checked on a Friday, on a weekly basis.

Cross-Curricular Topic - "Out of This World!"


Literacy - "The Highwayman" by Alfred Noyes.

                  Sci-Fi related texts.

                 "War of  the Worlds" by H.G Wells.


Numeracy -  Place Value to 7 digit numbers.

                      4 Operations using whole/ decimal/ fraction numbers.

                      Relationships of decimals/ percentages and fractions.

                      Ratio and Proportion.

Science -  'Earth and Space'


Geography -  Italy     

I.T. - Coding and Concept Maps


Art - Pop up books 

        Design and make clay aliens


P.H.S.E. - 'Getting On & Falling Out'.


Music -   Miss Newton will teach music to Class 7.    

Here here some key dates for the 1st half of the Spring Term;- 

Monday 3rd February - 'Children's Mental Health Awareness Week' starts. 

Tuesday 11th February - 'Safer Internet Day'.

Friday 14th February - School closes for the half-term holiday (3.30pm).

Monday 24th February - School reopens for the 2nd half of the Spring Term. 'Fairtrade Fortnight' begins.

Below - 2 views of our terrific corridor display from last term - artwork & written work, inspired by Hokusai's 'Great Wave Off Kanagawa' & Michael Morpurgo's 'This Morning I Met A Whale';-