Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Long Melford Church of England
Cordell Road, Long Melford, Suffolk, CO10 9ED 01787 379929
Autumn Term Learning Themes
Our Wonderful Country
Our flute teacher is incredibly impressed with the progress the class have made so far.
Toby has WON the Mayor's Christmas Card.
Katie and Toby are our new School Council Reps.
Current home learning - the main themes
Have a look at the e-books I have put on our page.
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.
Write a maths challenge and give to Mr M.
Research Questions that you might want to get involved with.
What can you find out about the custom of Christmas trees?
Becoming a powerful learner theme for the half term
Powerful Learners Explore and Discover.
Current key questions
How many bones are there in the human body?
What was life like in WW2?
Home learning - website links.
Maths Weekly Home Learning. Wednesday 4th December
1. Times tables = 5 & 10. Extension = How far can you count up in the multiples?
2. Skill = Comparing the weight of packets / tins of food. Heaviest? Lightest? Put into order.
3. Interactive game of the week = Multiples of 5
Thanks for your efforts with the maths challenges. Please feel very free to keep learning the skills all week, so that you have lots of chance to develop them. Ask a grown up to make you a new challenge based on the ones here.
Challenge 19. One bag of pasta weighs 525 grams. How much would 3 bags weigh?
Challenge 20. Matthew has a £10 note. He spends £3.45 in one shop and £2.99 in the next shop. How much does he have left?
These are the last challenges of this term. Well done to those who have completed lots of them or all of them!
Try and write me a word problem for next week please. Make sure you can work out the answer!
Remember to record the maths games that you play.
Mr Moulton and
Mrs Tonks' Class
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
Word to include in your talking and writing.
Our Wonderful Country
These questions should give you a flavour of the learning we will be doing in class.
How can you ask a question that
Can you discover and explore new places, materials, situations and problems?
Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning
How can bullying affect people who are involved, and what can be done to help in these situations?
What was life like for people affected by evacuation in world war II?
How does a suffix change the meaning of a word?
Can you draw and classify different polygons, identifying their properties and lines of symmetry?
How does the human skeleton work and support your body?
what factors can effect how an electrical circuit works?
Remember to show Mr M all of your maths challenges on a Monday or Friday. Thanks!
We love all of the new folders you have for your Reading Records. Please make sure they have your names on them so they can easily be handed out!
Our lessons will be on Friday mornings, so please remember to bring your flute.
Try a milk bottle!
Two tone tooting
Maths Memory Gym
1. 4, 500
The words to tell Mr M or Mrs T = The Best Christmas present in the world
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
Check with an adult BEFORE you watch the video clips.