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Year 5

        Teachers: Miss Bridges (5B), Miss Paget (5P)
Teaching Assistant:  Mrs Hewston

China in all it's Glory!

Curriculum

In our English lessons we will be focusing on poetry and language using the famous Chinese Willow Pattern story for inspiration. The children will create their own poems, narrative and develop more effective vocabulary choices alongside widening their range of sentence structures.
In maths children will be learning about fractions, decimals and percentages and will calculate problems and take part in investigations in these areas.

Spring 1 – China in all its glory

Our topic this term is another fascinating one that the children will love! They will be learning all about China looking at both the rich history of the country and exploring its location in the world and its famous landmarks through geography. As well as this, they will be creating a very exciting Chinese dragon dance in PE and some very effective art work. 

learning beyond school

  extending the learning journey   

iPads
Thank you very much with your continued support, with our iPad project. We will be using the iPad to support learning in the classroom. Here are a few apps to support your child at home.
Word Warrior
Horrible Histories
IMovie
Pyonkee
Ideas to support learning at home
Listen to them read regularly.
Go on Times Table Rock Stars.
Download educational apps
Visit China Town.
Practise Chinese writing with a calligraphy pen.
Explore an atlas.
Share some Chinese food.
Make a lantern.
Perform a dragon dance 

Homework

Supporting Learning Activities

exciting events

Wednesday 24th January: Chinese dance workshop

Friday 16th February: Break up for half term 

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