Long Melford Church of England

Cordell Road, Long Melford, Suffolk, CO10 9ED     01787 379929


Voluntary Controlled Primary School


Autumn Term Learning Themes

The Anglo Saxons and Materials


Recent Class Successes


Grace was the first Tiger to be awarded a certificate for Mathletics!

Well done.

Current home learning - important information


Reading every day.  Make sure your reading record sheet is signed.  Thank you.  Remember to have a story then an information book.

Record the maths games you play on the sheet.


Monday = New spellings given for test the next


Thursday = Topic work for the next week.


Friday = Maths Skills to haind in for the next Fri.


Any problems then please ask for our help ASAP.  

Becoming a powerful learner theme for the term

Powerful Learners Ask Powerful Questions

Powerful Learners Discover and Explore

                                                Maths Home Learning

Essential daily skills.

Learning your 12 x 12 times table facts off by heart.  Write them, say them, make puzzles, learn the division facts too...

Previous Home Learning Skills from this year.   Keep learning these even after you have handed them in!

1.  Writing a number in words.

2.  Ordering sets of decimal numbers

3.  Column Addition

4.  Value of a digit.

5.  Times Tables

6.  Telling the time (digital and analogue)


Mr Moulton and

Mrs Tonks

Tigers Class

Last updated

October 22nd 2015

Word Puzzle

Well done to all the class for our outside day.  Our visitors in the morning were impressed by the children's enthusiasm with the bulb planting.  I was really pleased with the brilliant pieces of art (inspired by Andy Goldsworthy) that the children produced in the afternoon.


Vocabulary Connectives Openers Punctuation


Words to include in your talking and writing.




These questions should give you a flavour of the learning we will be doing in class.

Powerful Learners

How can you ask a variety of questions that give you the BEST answer?

What skills do you have that help you to discover and explore?

Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning.

How do we cope with changes and when things are different?

How can we get along with people who are different from us?

How can bullying affect people who are involved, and what can be done to help in these situations?


Why did the Anglo-Saxons invade England?

How did the Anglo-Saxons influence our modern world?


Can you write a poem for a poetry slam about an important event / issue?

What are the different uses of commas and apostrophes in writing?


Can you measure and draw different angles?

Can you identify multiples and factors, including finding all factor pairs of a number?


Once something has dissolved can the change of state be reversed?

Parents and families - if you have any ideas or resources that you think might help us to answer these questions, then we would love to hear from you.



Remember to bring your Home Folder to school each day.  Keep your reading records, maths home learning and other important bits in it.  You are welcome to organise it in the best way for you.



Future class events.

January = Kingfisher Swimming


February = Bikeabilty

Maths Memory Gym


1.  4, 500

Class Book -Sport is Fun Class Book - Sports Poems


Paper copies for costumes sent home today.























Kentwell Money for flapjacks, biscuits or peaches.

75p = 1 old pence

£1.50 = half groat

£2.25 = thruppence

£3 = 1 groat

Costume Notes General Costume Notes Girls Girls' Hat Costume Notes Boys Boys' Hat How to make a Cupstring Tudor Phrase Book_0 Kentwell Video Kentwell Video Interactive Maths Games

Check with an adult BEFORE you watch the video clips.

Trapped Sentences Book - The personality potion

The word to tell Mr M or Mrs T = Flanders

Interactive Reading and Writing

And finally...


Thank you to all of the parents and children who came to our evening "How to help your child's learning in Year 5'.

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Grammar and Punctuation Detectives


Look for all of these in your writing.  

Discuss them with people at home.


 Verbs      Adverbs    Commas    Speech marks


Top Swimming Changers!

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