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Class 4 is a mixed year 5 and year 6 group. They are currently taught by Melissa Pinfield, the Deputy Headteacher. Mr Hunt works with the class on Tuesday afternoons teaching Art or Topic. Mrs Lane works with the Year 5 on Wednesday mornings. They are supported by teaching assistant Heather Thomson.
Information from the teacher
Just a reminder that swimming starts on Monday 3rd June.
Although PE is timetabled for set days, please ensure your child has their PE kit in school at all times as inclement weather can effect our timetabling. Can pupils also ensure that they have a waterproof coat in school as we are often outside for outdoor learning.
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Visit from Daya
On Tuesday 23rd April Daya came in to talk to us about Sikhism. We had an opportunity to dress up and try some Indian dancing.
Visit from the RNLI to talk about beach safety
On Wednesday 24th April the RNLI came in to talk to KS2 about keeping safe on the beach this summer. They explained about how important it is to go to a beach with life guards and to always go the beach with a trusted adult. We even did some role play with a very young lifeguard!
Tamar Grow Local Daffodil Talk
We were lucky to have Dale to come and talk to us about daffodils. We then had a chance to press a daffodil and to create our own daffodil species.
Trip to Dartmoor
On Monday 1st April we went to visit Merrivale with Chris and Colin from the Dartmoor Rangers. They taught us about what to find in the landscape using an OS map. We found Bronze Age hut circles, evidence of Medieval mining and a Victorian millstone.
This year the Year 6 are taking on the role of learning ambassadors in the school supporting pupils in other classes. Here is a copy of the agreement as well as a letter explaining what the learning ambassadors are.
Summer homework 2019
Next term’s topic will be Brazil. To prepare yourself for next term, spend some time investigating an aspect that interests you. You could look at:
You could present this as:
Remember to read as much as possible over the summer. You could take part in the summer reading challenge at the library https://summerreadingchallenge.org.uk/. The Book Trust have a great list of books to inspire you and get you started on your reading adventure. You can find out more here https://www.booktrust.org.uk/booklists/1/100-best-books-9-11/
Homework will be due in the week beginning the 9th of September.
Meet the Teacher
Please find all the information from the PowerPoint here. Here is the information sheet about Class 4. If you are interested in CGP books, you can find the range for KS2 here https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/School/books_ks2.
Want some ideas for homework?
Here is another good game for converting units of measurement
Supporting your child with maths
Here are some good websites for games
Supporting your child with SPAG
Here is a useful guide to the technical terms.
Supporting your child with spellings
Here are some ideas on how to help with spellings each week.
To conclude their learning about Edward Teach, a real pirate of the Caribbean, Class 4 has made this docudrama. The children wrote the scripts, drew the pictures, created the props and performed the drama scenes; we hope you enjoy it.
Y6 French Residential
Please click on the link to see the presentation given to parents/carers on 15.1.19 for those unable to attend.
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