3 Normans –
Miss Howe & Mrs Rainford
3 Vikings –
How can we keep ourselves healthy?
Next term our topic is Healthy Heroes. As scientist we will be looking at naming organs and bones in our bodies, looking at how to fuel our body effectively as well as how to look after our teeth.
We’ve been learning about vertebrates and invertebrates as well as different types of skeletons. We’ve also been looking at how to keep ourselves healthy by eating a balanced diet.
Next week as writers we will be creating our own non fiction book. As a class we are going to research the features “Professor Astros Cat’s Human Space Odyssey”, before planning our own pages.
The Reading Challenge: Please remember to take part in our weekly reading challenge. It’s really easy! All you need to do it to read for 5 minutes, 5 times a week and record it on your reading challenge slip. Make sure you hand your slip in on Monday morning to be entered into the prize draw to win a book in assembly on Monday afternoons. Let’s see if all 4 classes in Year 3 and 4 can reach Mrs Ashford’s target of 75% taking part in the challenge. WE CAN DO IT YEAR 3 AND 4!!!
Miss Collins Maths group will be learning about addition and subtraction on a numberline.
Miss Howe and Mrs Rainford’s Maths group will be learning about fractions
Games to play at home. https://www.topmarks.co.uk Play games on ‘My Maths’ website https://www.mymaths.co.uk
Times Tables Please use some of the ideas from this weeks learning together to practice times tables.
Staying Safe Online
While learning online, remember to Stay Safe. There are lots of online resources to support this. One we recommend is https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/professionals/resources/jessie-and-friends/
Each week your maths teacher will set you homework on MyMaths linked to your learning. This is always set on a Friday and due on a Tuesday. You can attempt the activity as many times as you like to improve your score.
Seesaw is an online platform that allows children to complete tasks at home on the computer. It is also a brilliant resource for allowing teachers to share with you the work your child has been doing in school.
Purple Mash a great online learning platform. Similar to Seesaw it enables children to access learning at home that matches up to the National Curriculum. It also has its own library full of books, Serial Mash, with activities that match each chapter.