Spring Term in Jet Class

 

Hello Jet Class and welcome back!! This term is going to be very exciting. We will be looking at some interesting topics, which will keep our learning exciting. Our topic this term will be WW2. We will be creating an assembly based on this topic, and linking al of our learning

Maths: In maths, we will be looking at number, from the four operations to place value. We will aim to increase our fluency and times tables and move to working with larger seven-digit numbers. We will finish off the term with a consolidation of our learning by building upon our fluency and using reasoning and problem-solving skills.

Please continue to work with your child to aid their learning of the times tables.

 

English: As part of our English curriculum, we will continue to develop our amazing writing skills in English. We will one using many different quality texts and developing excellent final written pieces. Our stimulus books will be Goodnight Mr Tom, When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit and Rose Blanche. Later in the term we will focus on the suffragette movement and what it meant for women’s rights.

We will continue to build on our grammar progress and also our spelling knowledge. We will also work on our reading skills in class by participating in our daily guided reading sessions.

 

Topic – WW2: Through the term we will be looking at WW2. We will be focusing on both sides of WW”. How it impacted Britain and changed the face of society. We will also focus on scandalous issues arising from the war, such as the Windrush generation, to enable us to holistically understand what WW2 truly meant.

 

Science: This term, our science will be focused on forces. We will also look forward to our exciting science week, later in the term.

 

PSHE: This term our topics in PSHE are Fun food, fitness and mental health. To aid this learning process w will also be doing yoga in P.E. We will also be cooking corn beef hash, using a WW2 recipe.

 

RE: In R.E. this term we will be looking at the modern Anglican Church. We will also be studying a unit on  Sikhism.

 

Thank you, Mr McEleney