Welcome to Class 13

Mr Elliott

Autumn Term:
Frank Einstein and the Antimatter Motor by Jon Scieszka

Spring Term:
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dhal

Summer Term:
Window by Jeannie Baker

Our main topic for this term is ‘Habitats’ and we will also be looking at the book ‘I see a kookaburra’ by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page – with a focus on persuasive writing.

Maths

This term we will be covering a range of mathematical skills. Money, length mass volume, bar graphs and fractions. Mass, mental calculations, money, factions & time. We also use our times tables regularly, your child will benefit greatly from knowing them as well as possible and should practice them regularly, this will help them tremendously in class.

English

English this term will be focussed around the genre ‘writing to persuade’ and also linked closely with our book. The children will also be working on their basic skills each week.


Science

Our focus this term is ‘Down in the woods’ which is based on habitats. The children will be classifying animals, exploring different habitats and looking at the life cycles of animals.

Homework

Homework will always support our learning in class and will be set on a Friday and needs to be returned the following Wednesday.

PPA

Within PPA sessions this term on a Thursday afternoon, the children will have opportunities to enrich their curriculum with a variety of activities.This will include sports with various sports coaches, swimming, singing with the Vocalize Performing Arts teacher, Modern Foreign Languages – French and German, a community project and Welsh

PE

P.E takes place every Wednesday so please could you ensure your child has a full P.E kit with them in school.

Class 13 Gallery