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05/07/18

Early years and Year 1 enjoyed the visit from Mill Farm. They were able to stroke the donkeys, pigs, goats, sheep, guinea-pigs, rabbits, ducks, chicks and hens https://t.co/oDYBk5O6tE

05/07/18

The Hedgehog Nursery Class are enjoying learning about dinosaurs. We have painted pictures, read stories, sorted them into size order and learnt a dinosaur song! https://t.co/Ml4w3flBW2

05/07/18

Bumblebees have enjoyed retelling the story ‘The Bad-Tempered Ladybird’. They all agreed that she was being very unkind! https://t.co/eKtiDgnFaT

05/07/18

Year 2 enjoying a sunny day in Eastbourne! https://t.co/KiS6qNLZhc

02/07/18

Well done and thank you to our amazing PTA for organising and putting on a brilliant summer fair on Saturday. Have a look at their Facebook page to see some photos from the day. https://t.co/6CCHjywOiE https://t.co/MLvbL6pbPb

01/07/18

Thank you for coming!

01/07/18

Retweetd From Kenley Police

We found the cookie monster today who else found him? https://t.co/Qib2EZWtBm

01/07/18

Thank you for coming.

01/07/18

Retweetd From Purley and Woodcote Police

SNT had a hot day assisting at Harris Primary Kenley school fair this morning and then the Purley Food Festival this afternoon - good to see everyone enjoying themselves! https://t.co/bNII4V64l7

30/06/18

👀 Have a look at some of the amazing prizes to be won and items to be bought throughout the day!💫 https://t.co/5z7H4PbNbu

30/06/18

🎉TODAY IS OUR SUMMER FAIR🎉 📍 🕛12-3pm ☀️The sun is out & our PTA have been working hard. Thank you for all contributions☀️ 💫There are many stalls to see, games to take part in & prizes to win💫 😄We look forward to seeing you!😄 🍔🌭🥂🍹⚽️🥅🦄🎟🎤⌚️🎈🎶

27/06/18

❗️Our grand prize raffle is ready & waiting for the lucky winners to be drawn on Saturday❗️ 💫Fantastic prizes have been added! 💷Ticket stubs & money must be brought back to the academy by Friday morning. 🗳Extra tickets available from the office. ✨Good luck everyone! https://t.co/LJRaTN0rwQ

26/06/18

Class 1F enjoyed finding out about all the different features within their local area today. https://t.co/uqliw0vuLh

24/06/18

👀Have a look at what is up for grabs at our Summer Fair on Saturday... https://t.co/oCbR9nIU5v

24/06/18

Just 6️⃣ days until the Summer Fair!!

19/06/18

The Hedgehog Nursery class have been looking after the growing area. We have been watering the flowers, peas and strawberry plants. We have also enjoyed picking and eating the strawberries, they were ! https://t.co/xlXhIIqf94

18/06/18

1️⃣6️⃣ Days to go until the Summer Fair ‼️Don’t forgt to bring back your grand raffle ticket stubbs & money to be in with a chance of winning the fantastic prizes 🥇Nintendo Switch & game 🥈Fitbit Alta 🥉£50 Richer Sounds voucher https://t.co/PkOCIojxc2

17/06/18

On Thursday, we were very lucky to have a visit from athletes, Deji Tobais, Jazz Crawford and para-athlete Ryan Raghoo. The children had a great day taking part in workshop activities lead by these athletes and enjoyed hearing their inspirational stories during assembly. https://t.co/MMeGKlQHn7

07/06/18

A fantastic bronze in the triple jump for our Year 4 girls!! 🥉 https://t.co/c4auhcA1Rj

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Year 5 - Curriculum Overview 2017/18

Class Teachers: Miss Gray and Mrs Kan

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Phipps and Mrs Cardow

PE day: Tuesday and Wednesday

Home Learning: Your child’s home learning tasks will be set weekly on a Friday and will be due in by the following Thursday. These will consist of an English, a spelling, a maths and a mental arithmetic task.

Reading at home: It is expected that your child reads for 15 – 20 minutes every day. This must be recorded in their Reading Record Books and initialed by an adult. It is an expectation that Reading Records are brought in to the academy each day so that teachers can monitor the reading happening at home.

Spelling Focus: Revise the spellings on the Year 3 and Year 4 spelling lists and practise the Year 5 & Year 6 spelling list words. Children should also be learning the personal spellings sent home each week in their Spelling Log.

Arithmetic Focus: Children should be practising their times tables (up to 12 x 12) as well as revising telling the time, on an analogue clock, to the nearest five minutes.

English overview:

This half term, the children will be learning about and writing in the style of both fiction and non-fiction texts. The children will have the opportunity to write recounts, non-chronological reports, suspense, setting descriptions and narrative poems. Grammar and spelling will be a focus throughout all lessons. Each week a different spelling rule will be focused upon and the children will have the opportunity to investigate and learn the spellings within this rule throughout the week. Guided Reading will be taught to develop prediction, retrieval and inference skills. Children will be given the opportunity to practise supporting their predictions and inferences with evidence from the text. 

Maths overview:

This half term, the children will learn about place value, addition, subtraction, properties of shapes, length and time Additionally, arithmetic skills, including number bonds, times tables, rounding and adding and subtracting multiples of 10, 100 and 1000 to a given number, will be covered and the children will have the opportunity to apply these skills within a context.

Science overview:

This half term, the children will learning Earth and Space. They will describe the movement of the Earth, and other planets, relative to the Sun in the solar system, describe the movement of the Moon relative to the Earth, describe the Sun, Earth and Moon as approximately spherical bodies and use the idea of the Earth’s rotation to explain day and night and the apparent movement of the sun across the sky. To develop their scientific enquiry, the children will report on findings from enquiries, using both oral and written explanations.

Art/DT overview:

This half term, the children will be creating their own space pictures in the style of Peter Thorpe. They will explore primary, secondary and tertiary colours and consider the use of complementary colours when creating their own artwork.  

Humanities overview:

Humanities this half term will have a Geography focus. During their geography lessons, the children will be using globes, atlases, maps and digital mapping to name and locate the world continents and oceans as well as the counties and cities of the UK. The children will learn about time zones, geographical and man-made features of different countries and lines of longitude and latitude.

Computing overview:

Throughout the term, the children will be learning about online safety and how they can keep safe online. The children will recognise and discuss different scenarios, showing both acceptable and unacceptable online behaviours, to help develop their knowledge and awareness of how to keep safe online. Additionally, the children will be learning how to use search technologies effectively, safely, respectfully and responsibly and begin to identify a range of ways to report concerns about content and contact.

French overview:

This half term in French, the children will begin by learning about their family. The children will be learning how to describe family members and relationships. Using a French dictionary will be a skill that the children develop throughout their French lessons.

Music overview:

This half term in music, the children will be focusing on our community. They will be singing songs originally from Jerusalem and conducting metres.

PE overview:

PE lessons this half term children will be learning about the skills for Tennis and Football. During these lessons, the children will be developing flexibility, strength, technique, and creating their own games showing an understanding of the rules and expectations to work within a team.

PSHE overview:

This half term, the children will be learning about British Values, friendships and relationships. During PSHE lessons, the children will be looking and understanding more about personal goals and challenges whilst spending time investigating emotions and responsibilities.

RE overview:

This half term we will focus on the religion of Christianity. The children will be learning and exploring Christian’s beliefs, how and where Christian’s worship and learning about some Christian celebrations and stories.

 

 

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