Year 5

Week Commencing – 16th Sept

This week:

  • In Maths, we have been continuing with Place Value and have been comparing numbers as well as rounding to the nearest 10, 100, 1000, 10,000 and 100,000.
  • In English, we have been working on our comprehension skills by analysing parts of the text from Carrie’s war.
  • We have been on a trip to Bradfield College to their science department, where we took part in various science investigations.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 9th Sept

This week:

  • In Maths, we have been looking at Roman Numerals and rounding numbers to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000.
  • In English, we planned and wrote a letter as if we were an evacuee in World War II.
  • We have produced a copy of Picasso’s Guernica by dividing the painting into 30 squares. Each child has painted their own square to make up a giant version of the painting.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 3rd Sept

This week:

  • In Maths, we will be beginning our unit of Place Value, looking at numbers to 10,000.
  • In English, we have started reading our text, Carrie’s War by Nina Bawden. We have been looking at making predictions and have started thinking about characters and their feelings and emotions in preparation for our written work.
  • In Topic we have begun our unit of Keep Calm and Carry On. We began with a general introduction of the Blitz, evacuees and rationing.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

 


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