Little Dewchurch Primary School

Little Dewchurch Primary School

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Class 4

Class 4 consists of years 5, and 6.  In our class, we have four adults working with us. Mrs Reid (Mon/Tues/ Weds am/ Thurs am) and Mrs Adjei (Weds pm/Thurs pm/ Fri) are our teachers. Our teaching assistant is Mrs Lilwall. Miss Andrews is a trainee teaching student in our class too. If you have any concerns, please do not hesitate in coming to see us.

English

In English this term, we are reading ‘Warhorse’ by Michael Morpurgo. Through this book, we will research World War One and learn more about the roles of animals.  We will write our own battle cries, persuading our armies to join us and write diary entries based on the war effort.

 Maths

In Maths this term, we are going to use the four operations to explore all other areas of maths e.g. multiplication in area, division in fractions. We will spend some time securing our comparison of fractions, decimals and percentages. In Geometry, we will be looking at angles in shapes and how to calculate them.

 Science

In Science, we are learning about Living Things and Their Habitats and Animals including Humans. We will explore life cycles and reproduction of plants.

 History, Geography, Art and Design

In history and geography, we will be learning about the Ancient Greeks. We will research Greek Gods, the Greek terrain. We will also explore Greek traditional food and the Ancient Greek way of life.

RE

In RE this term, we have a visitor in who is helping us learn about the Bible and New testament teachings. We will also learn about Islam and Muslim life today.

 PE

In PE this term, we are continuing with  invasion games in our outdoor session. We will play a range of games - tag rugby, football, netball and hockey. After half term, we will begin athletics.  This is on a Monday afternoon. For our indoor PE this term, we have a dance Coach in. This is on a Friday afternoon.

Homework

All homework will be set on a Thursday to be returned on a Wednesday. We will send spellings home and a Thursday and test them on a Friday in class.