Welcome

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Our class team includes Miss Beere, Mrs Fenton and Mrs Appleby. 

 

Our Topics

 We love learning through topics and building on our learning across the curriculum.

 

Our topics this year are:

Invaders and Settlers

Amazing Americas

Explorers

Off With Their Heads! 

Sustainable Futures

Britain's Hall of Fame

 

 

Dates for this term:

17th September – Clubs begin

17th September – Individual and family photos

7th-9th October – Year 5 & 6 Kilve Residential

15rd & 16th October - Parents’ evenings

25th October - End of term 1

4th November – Term 2 begins

 

In addition to this, Class 5 have the following systems:

Homework: Each term open-ended homework is set. Children will have the opportunity to explore in more detail their topic for the term. They will have 12 options and must complete one a week building up a portfolio of work. by the end of the term they should have complete 6 pieces.

Homework is also set, when appropriate, to the English or Maths being worked on that week. 

Spellings: set on Friday and tested on the following Friday.

Times tables: set on Friday and tested the following Friday. 

The children will now receive Bronze, Silver and Gold metallic badges, which can be worn on their uniforms as they complete the various stages of their times tables.

Class Awards:

Reading awards: If a child reads 5 times a week by the Friday (once at the weekend and every day until Thursday) we are competing with all the classes across KS2 to get the highest percentage of children who read 5 times a week.

Class achiever of the week: the class achiever will be announced every Friday.