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**School closes for the summer on Tuesday 23rd July 2019 @2.00pm - reopens on 4th September 2019**

Summer 2 IPC PROJECT : Temples, Tombs and Treasures

Entry Point: Monday 3rd June – the classrooms and halls will be transformed into Ancient Egypt! 

Exit Point: Towards the end of term, we will invite you into school to share your children’s learning. Date TBC

  • History

    We will know about:

    • rivers and why they were important to ancient civilisations
    • daily life in Ancient Egypt
    • Egyptian hieroglyphics and will try to write using them
    • the different rulers of Egypt
    • Ancient Egyptian religion and burials
    • the pyramids and how they may have been built
    • the treasures discovered in Tutankhamun’s tomb
    • similarities & differences between Ancient Sumer with Ancient Egypt 
  • International

    We will be able to

    • plan an Ancient Egyptian celebration to share with friends 
  • art

    We will able to:

    • plan and create tomb wall paintings
    • make an Ancient Egyptian headd
  • maths

    We will be able to:

    •  add and subtract with 4 digits
    • use the inverse to check our answers

    We will know:

    • names and properties of triangles
    • how to draw line graphs
    • decimal and vulgar fractions for 0.25, 0.5, 0.75

    Remember to continue helping your child with times tables – they need to know all multiplication and division up to 12 x 12!       And much more!

  • English

    We will be writing stories based on Enid Blyton ‘Famous Five’

    We’ll be continuing to improve our handwriting and punctuation use. Importantly, we’ll be continuing with editing and checking for mistakes.

    And much more!

  • statutory SPELLING LISTS

  • PE & SWIMMING

    P.E is on:

    • Wednesdays for both classes
    • Fridays for Griffon 1 
    1. Remember to have your P.E kits in for both these days (including plimsoles). School PE uniform is black shorts (or tracksuit bottoms) with a white t-shirt. PE kits should be in school at all times. 
    2. Make sure you have leggings or tracksuit bottoms as we will be outside for P.E unless it is raining
    3. School PE uniform is black shorts (or tracksuit bottoms) with a white t-shirt and plain black trainers - NOT your school shoes!).

    Children will also need footwear for PE that is suitable for outdoors and kept in school at all times.

    N.B Trainers are to be different than their normal school shoes.

  • important dates

Home Learning

Home learning tasks are set every week :

Task: Given out: Due Back:
Mathletics Thursday Tuesday
Spelling Book Thursday Tuesday

Remember:

  •  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.
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Dates of Project Homelearning:

Music

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.

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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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