​Sir Edmund Hillary Primary School

MATHS

Welcome to Year 5

 

SPELLING

 

 

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TOPIC

Our topic for Autumn 1 is 'Our Local Area'

Our Local Area

Further home learning ideas...

 

 

Questions to investigate:


Who were the Dukes of Portland?

https://www.harleygallery.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/The-Portland-Collection-Family-Tree.pdf

Why is Worksop known as ‘Gateway to the Dukeries’?

What is in the Portland collection? Were any of these artists women? 

(The Portland collection is free to visit)

https://www.harleygallery.co.uk/exhibitions/portland-collection/

What is Thynghowe? Why was it important? Where is it? What is it like?

http://www.thynghowe.org.uk/

(This is a lovely place for an autumn walk!)

What examples of art can I find from medieval, renaissance, neoclassical, romantic time periods? 

 

 

 

 

 

REMINDERS

  • Reading logs must be in every day. We expect the children to read at least 4 times a week. Logs are checked everyday.
  • Homework is set on a Friday and is returned on Friday (Purple Mash).
  • PE Kits - Please ensure they are in school everyday.
  • Music lessons with Mrs Tetley - every Monday.
  • Children need a water bottle in school every day.  

Year 5/6 Team

Mrs Craik - Year 5 Teacher/UPKS2 Lead

Mr Safrany - Year 5/6 Teacher

Mrs Powell Year 6 Teacher

Miss Chapman - Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

Mrs Cresswell-Hibbert - Teaching Assistant

Mrs Smith  - Teaching Assistant

 

READING

Our texts for this half-term:

WRITING

We will be:

Planning and writing our own legend.

Writing a narrative based on Rose Blanche.

Creating a persuasive piece of writing about taking in an evacuee.

Writing a letter to a resident of the care home.

Writing a tourist information leaflet

 

USEFUL HOME LEARNING WEBSITES / LINKS: