This term our topic is South America and we will in particular be focusing on the Amazon Rainforest this half term. We have been lucky enough to visit The Living Rainforest to help us visualise and understand what the Amazon Rainforest environment is like and have learnt wonderful facts along the way! Please see our pictures below.
May we remind parents that all children are expected to complete their Maths Challenge work every night and read every night. Once these have been done and checked, their purple record books need to be signed by an adult.
Mrs Gill, Miss Rogers, Mr Bishop and Miss Burrell
This half term, we will be studying Fractions and covering ways in which to work with them, including proper and improper fractions and mixed numbers.
Please ensure your children complete their daily Maths Challenge and sign their purple record book.
This half term, we will be writing a biography, non-fiction report and review based on our trip to The Living Rainforest.
We continue to have a Grammar or Punctuation lesson once a week. Children will be given spellings to learn for a test once a week.
In Science, all children will cover the topics 'Get Sorted', 'Everyday Materials' and 'Circle of Life'.
This term. our topic is South America. This half term, we will cover the Amazon Rainforest and look closely at the 4 layers and the plants and animals that reside in each. We will also cover Amazonian tribes and the impact of deforestation.
Year Five will be learning Basketball during Games lessons and developing their balance and strength in Yoga with their class teacher.