This is our Y5 and Y6 class. The class teacher is Mrs Jiggens and the teaching assistant is Mrs Riggs.
This term our topic is Chocolate so we will be studying The Maya Civilisation The class will learn how these people lived including the number and writing systems they used, the food they ate and the gods they worshipped.
In English we will be focusing on transactional writing – producing formal and informal letters, writing speeches and creating adverts.
In Maths we will be focusing on multiplication and division including short and long written methods. We will be investigating factors, multiples and prime numbers.
In Science the focus is on living things and their habitats and we will undertake investigations to compare different animals and plants and how they are classified.
Our RE topic is Christianity and we will learn about the importance of the Bible and the nativity story as told in the books of Matthew and Luke.
Outdoor learning will focus on team building and classifying plants.
PE sessions will be lead by our specialist sports coach and Mrs Cresswell focusing on gymnastics..