We love learning through topics and building on our learning across the curriculum.
Our topics this year are:
Off With Their Heads!
Marvelous Mountains and Raging Rivers
The Slave Trade
In addition to this, Class 5 have the following systems:
Homework: Each term project homework is set. These projects will provide children with the opportunity to explore their topic in more detail for the term.
Alongside this, children will be set one piece of English and Maths homework per week.
Homework will now be set on a Friday and due in on the following Wednesday.
Spellings: set on Friday and tested on the following Friday. Children will work on these each morning in class but are also encouraged to continue to learn these at home.
Times tables: Each child has a times table rock stars account where their ongoing learning of times tables will happen. A multiplication quiz will also take place every Thursday.
AR Reading: each child will be tested and given a ZPD code based on their reading level, once they have finished reading a book they will take a quiz to check their comprehension, if they get 80% or more they will move up a level.
Class achiever of the week: the class achiever will be announced every Friday.