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Twin Oaks Primary School

Maple Class

Welcome to Year 5/6!

The children are settling back into school routines really well and we have already started some exciting learning. Below is the full overview for this half term.

Don't forget to log in to Google Classroom to find weekly homework and helpful links related to our topic. 

As always, if you have any questions, do not hesitate to speak to one of us.

Miss Rich, Miss Langridge and Melissa

 

 

SATS briefing powerpoint

We had a SATS briefing Thursday 25th January. The powerpoint is here if you were unable to attend. If you have any concerns or worries, please come and talk to Miss Langridge, Mr Dyke or Ms Rich. 

year 56 spring 1 parent overview.pdf

 

Reading

Floodland youtube

 

Geography - In Geography, we are learning about the geography of Mexico and London, as well as the continent of North America. We will explore the human and physical features of Mexico, including the climate. We will also develop our understanding and use of a range of maps and atlases.g>History

In History, we are learning about Crime and Punishment.   

Here are some interesting links to learn more:

BBC Bitesize - Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment WW2

Science - Light 

In Science, we are exploring the way that light behaves, including light sources, reflection and shadows. We will learn how we see things and how the eye works. We will work scientifically to conduct investigations.

BBC Bitesize - What is light? BBC Bitesize - How does the eye detect light?Top Marks Game - Circuit Construction Kit 

RE

In RE, we are learning about Judaism and the significance of prayer and how followers worship God. We will learn about some of the celebrations in a synagogue.

BBC Bitesize - What is Judaism?BBC Class Clips - The Torah

BBC Bitesize - What is Wesak? Britannica Kids - Buddhism

Other useful websites:

The children have individual logins for these websites in their reading diaries. 

TT Rockstars Accelerated Reader - Quizzes MyOn - Online books and audiobooks

meet the teacher meeting.pdf