Welcome to Uranus class.
Teacher Mrs McNally.
Supported by Mrs Acton.
Please ensure your child brings in their full PE kit every Monday.
This term, most sessions will take place in the gym with our PE instructor, Mr Coughlen. Your child should have the following:
Black joggers or leggings
Plain white T-shirt or the school purple T-shirt
Plimsolls or trainers
Your child will be swimming every Thursday so please ensure your child brings the following:
Swimming costume or trunks
Reading: Please support your child by reading with him/her every evening for 15 minutes. Record their progress in the reading record book 3 times a week.
Spelling: Your child will bring home spellings every Monday. Please support your child with learning them in preparation for a test on Friday.
Autumn Term 1
This term we will be learning the following:
Theme- Monsters and Aliens.
Letter writing based on the book 'The Day the Crayons Quit' by Drew Daywalt.
Comic strips based on the book 'Send for a Superhero' by Michael Rosen.
Creative stories based on the book 'The Man on the Moon' by Simon Bartram.
Trip to Stratford Discover Centre in October.
Adding multiples of 10.
Subtracting multiples of 10.
Multiplication tables-10s, 2s, 5s.
Dividing by 10, 2 and 5.
Telling the time on analogue clocks and introducing digital clocks.
Materials: Natural or man-made?
Suitability for everyday uses.
Mythical creatures-where and when they originated and facts.
Right and wrong- Class rules
Right behaviour respected by all religions.
Mixing primary colours to make secondary colours.
Observational drawings and paintngs of mythical creatures.
A great way to learn the multiplication tables is by singing them, so enjoy the following songs: