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Year 5

Welcome to Year 5!

October 12th

Next week in English, we will be finalising our narrative accounts of Up then move onto looking at the features of a diary account. We will then be using incidents from Shackelton’s journey to Antarctica to write about some of the incidents in the form of a diary focusing on the correct use of paragraphing, using the appropriate tense and including the feelings and reactions of the writer.In maths, we will be moving onto addition and subtraction. Children will be using manipulatives to deepen their understanding as well as using ther formal addition and subtraction methods and applying their skill s to problem solving.In the afternoons we will continue to develop our skills in football during our sports coach sessions. We will also be finalising our Science work on Materials and discussing our value of the month – Happiness.

Reminders for next week

  • Children will need their winter PE kits on Tuesday.
  • We look forward to meeting you at the parent-teacher consultations on Tuesday or Thursday. (Tuesday or Wednesday for Dingo parents as Mrs Blaney is at a maths leaders course on the Thursday)

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