Can you become Willy Wonka's next apprentice?
1.The ancient Mayans, who were they and why are they important?
2.The journey of chocolate , from bean to bar.
3.Chocolate tasting , which do you prefer?
4.Designing our chocolate boxes , will yours be fit for purpose?
5.Creating our unique brand of chocolate .
6.Using our designs to create our chocolate boxes .
This is half term we will be looking at identifying word classes and using them appropriately in our writing . We will be learning about the different genres in fiction and how to create powerful imagery through text . In grammar we will look at noun phrases , expanded noun phrases , adverbials , relative clauses and main and subordinate clauses. We will be doing spelling quizzes daily from the year 5/6 spelling list and looking at spelling rules .
We have watched two very emotive videos about how one small act of kindness can have a huge impact. We learnt about some inspirational people and thought about how we can make a difference.We then spoke about what we had learnt in our Multi Modal assembly.
This first half term we will be concentrating on place value and the four operations (+ , - , X and /) , ironing out any misconceptions and consolidating the standard written method for each . We will be doing a weekly arithmetic test and daily times table challenges ( it is VERY important that you learn your tables) as these are crucial to this years learning .