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Our Christian Value for this half term is Perseverance

Turtles

Spring term 2020

 

Happy New Year!

 

I hope that everyone had a great holiday.

 

Our topic this term is India 

We will be investigating the history, culture and location of this amazing country. We will be comparing a location in India to a local area. 

 

English 

This term we will be linking our English work to our topic. We will be reading 'The Jungle book' and the 'Just so stories' by R. Kipling. We will be creating work in the style of these books.

 

Maths

To start this term we will be working on division. Followed by length, perimeter and area. 

We will also be focusing on learning our times tables, so any help at home would be great! 

 

Art

Our art and design this term will be linked to the our topic and we will be creating art inspired by the India

 

Science

In science this half term we will be focusing on light. We will be investigating how light travels and what causes a shadow. 

 

PE 

This term Mrs Gorry will be teaching REAL PE on a Thursday afternoon and Luctonians will be coming on Friday afternoons to teach tag rugby.  

Welcome to Turtles!

Welcome to a new academic year, I hope everyone has had a lovely summer. I am really looking forward to getting involved in such a wonderful school with such an amazing class. 

This half term, outdoor PE will be on a Wednesday afternoon with Mr Rix. On a Wednesday we will be concentrating on football, and on a Friday afternoon we will be doing Multi-skills.  Therefore, it is important that children have their PE kits in school at all times.

 

As ever, homework will be set on a Monday to be handed in the following Monday. Every other week, your child will bring home either their maths workbook or their reading comprehension workbook. We will highlight which activities are to be completed.

Froggy maths will also be tested on a Friday. Please practice with your child throughout the week. Times table knowledge is vital for the maths curriculum.

Could you please ensure that your child’s uniform and PE kit is named. Thank you.

 

Topic

Topic this term will be ‘Weather and the environment’. Throughout the term we will be looking at extreme weather, weather around the world and what causes different types of weather.

 

Our art and design this term will be linked to the our topic and we will be creating art inspired by the weather.

 

Science

In science this half term we will be focusing on biology. We will be investigating the human body as well as other animals. 

 

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Times tables activities

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