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Autumn 1

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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 .

The winners of our chocolate competition.

The winners of our chocolate competition. 1

 

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.

8/9/17 - Multi Modal assembly . How you could make a difference to the world.

8/9/17 - Multi Modal assembly . How you could make a difference to the world. 1
8/9/17 - Multi Modal assembly . How you could make a difference to the world. 2
8/9/17 - Multi Modal assembly . How you could make a difference to the world. 3

02/10/2017 - Today we enjoyed a visit from the children's author Billy Bob Buttons.

 

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 .

 

 

6/9/17 - Today staff visited Brooklyn Nursery to learn all about outdoor learning , as part of our Forest Schools journey.

6/9/17 - We also had a chance to catch the Tour of Britain cyclists passing by .

18/09/2017 - In science we have been learning about the heart and how exercise can increase your heart rate.

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