Week 1 - 4th November
We had a wonderful time this week taking part in workshops as part of Arts Week. Everyone got the opportunity to be involved in workshops in Dance, Music, Art and Drama . Ir was fun and very enriching .
We have started work on ' Mental Fluency - Subtraction' .
Step One is about understanding that subtraction is not commutative.
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We also started out focus on the 4 times tables and would appreciate it if you would help practise these at home .
This week we read an extract from Charlotte's Web and used words and phrase to describe Charlotte .
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We also wrote a description of Charlotte from Wilbur's point of view.
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We have been learning about pentatonic scales and we will be creating our own compositions using them.
We had a very meaningful assembly about Remembrance Sunday .
As part of this, Clarissa and Oscar read lines from a special poem about remembering those who had died in the wars.
We will be continuing our work on Subtraction :
Step 2: Place Value subtraction
Step 3: Subtracting hundreds , tens and ones.
We will be starting a focus on writing limericks.
This week we are starting our new Science block and the topic is LIght, so we will be discovering about light sources and shadows.