I do hope you have all had a wonderful Summer and are ready to learn new and amazing things.
This half term is we will be conducting a history and geography study looking at the topic of Europe, Ancient Greece, Romans and a local study of Liverpool.
At the start of term we had a Meet the Teacher meeting but if you missed it here is the PowerPoint.
|Reading focus||Each week your child will take part in a Guided Reading session led by an adult. Throughout the week they will also carry out a follow on activity related to their book and other comprehension type activities. We will also be focusing upon poetry and performing different poems.|
|Writing focus||We will be undertaking a study of Fantasy settings which will based upon Micheal Morpurgo’s The Firework Makers Daughter|
|Spelling, grammar, punctuation or phonics focus – if appropriate||
|Topic||We will be focusing upon Europe where we will locate countries and their cities on maps and we will be looking at how Europe’s countries interlink with each other.|
|Science||Electricity -Understanding Simple circuits, insulators and conductors and symbols used in circuit diagrams.|
|PE||Circuits / Gymnastics / Archery|
How important is God in Hindu family life?
|What can parents/carers do to help?||Help with the completion of weekly homework
Help children to practise their spellings and times tables
Listen to children read and sign reading records (at least 3 times a week please)
|Is there any help you need in class? E.g. any items sent in from home/helpers?||Readers|
|Visits planned for this term||Non but we will be carrying on with the POLLINATION project, which is a nationwide scheme to try and help the numbers of pollinating insects.|