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Autumn 2 IPC PROJECT: Do You Live Around Here?

  • In Geography:

    We will be able to:

    • Use maps to locate countries and geographical features
    • Communicate our opinion using prior geographical knowledge

    We will know:

    •  How developments and changes to the environment can affect the eco-system

    We will be developing our understanding:

    •  Reading maps at a variety of scales
  • In Technology:

    We will be able to:

    • Make a brick and build houses 
  • In history:

    We will be able to:

    • Explore our local area
    • Answer questions about the past

    We will know:

    • How knowledge about the past comes from sources
  • In science:

    We will know:

    • How animals adapt to their environment
    • What food chains are

    We will be able to:

    • Classify animals based on their features

    We will understand:

    • How a lifecycle works
    •  Where we and all of our friends are from
  • In maths

    We will be able to:

    • Multiply two digit numbers using a multiplication grid.
    • Use the mirror line to draw the image of an object.

    We will know:

    •  About metric pre-fixes and how to convert between them.
  • In English

    We will continue to improve our SPaG knowledge, skills and understanding, in particular: capital letters, full stops, commas in a list and prefixes.

  • important dates:
    • Tuesday 28th November: Year 4 Maths trip to Pizza Express
    • Monday 4th  - Thursday 7th  December: End of Autumn Term Tests (Years 1-6)
    • Friday 8th December: GDF Christmas Fair
    • Monday 11th -  Thursday 14th  December: Teacher Assessments  (Years 1-6)
    • Friday 15th December: Clubs end  for Autumn 2
    • Monday 18th December: KS2 Christmas Show Dress Rehearsal – NO PARENTS
    • Tuesday 19th December: KS2 Christmas Show for Parents 2.00 – 2.30pm
    • Wednesday 20th December: End of Autumn term and start of Christmas Break SCHOOL CLOSES AT 2.00pm today.
    • Wednesday 3rd  January:  Beginning of Spring term - all children start back today. 

Home Learning

Home learning tasks are set every week :

Task: Given out: Due Back:
Mathletics Thursday Tuesday
Spelling Book Thursday Tuesday
Reading Passport Ongoing


  • The Learning Zone is open Mon-Thur mornings 8-8.45a.m. and you can use the Library on Wednesdays after school. Be resilient Robin, be Alex Aim High, we love our learning and practise helps us with our progression.
  •  To read for at least a minimum of 10 minutes every day and record what you have read in your reading journal. 
  • Practice your times tables and spellings
  • Fill in your reading diaries and have a grown-up check and sign them.

Dates of Project Homelearning:

  • TBC

Things to remember

P.E is on Thursdays

  • Remember to have your P.E kits in for both these days (including plimsoles).
  • Make sure you have leggings or tracksuit bottoms as we will be outside for P.E unless it is raining


Music Thursday mornings.

It is very important that the children take their instruments home and practice in order to keep up with the lessons. They should be brought into school every Thursday.

Messages from the Staff

Remember to talk to your grown-ups about this weeks Big Writing Talk Homework.

If anyone would like to come into class for a regular session to hear children read, then please let us know.

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