Year 5/6 

Hello and welcome to Ocean Class

Please find the topic web for the term by clicking on the image below.

Monday 6th September 2021

It was wonderful to welcome back Ocean Class today.  We had an excellent first day, launching our new discover topic.  We all dressed up in Tudor dress and in the afternoon were treated to a sumptuous Tudor banquet at The Pig!

       

                      

  

 

Our PSHE this Autumn term is all about working together.  Here we were working as a team to build bridges.

                        

In RE, we are thinking about the question 'What do Christians believe about God?'  When we were exploring the meaning of this quote, "How clearly the sky reveals God's glory! How plainly it shows what he has done! Each day announces it to the following day; each night repeats it to the next. No speech or words are used; no sound is heard; yet their message goes out to all the world and is heard to the ends of the earth.", we went outside and picked and ate the apples off the apple trees in our playground!

                              

And our Christian value this term is friendship.  Here are the friendship bracelets we made for each other.

                                                     

 

 

Here are some additional photographs of our learning in the academic year 2020-2021

 

Apple Challenge

(apple and cinnamon cupcakes)

 

   

Notan Art

     

 

    

 

Lockdown Biome Projects

 

                                                        

 

                                                 

 

 

Jerusalama Dance Challenge

                                        

                                      

 

Generosity Rainbow Fish

   

                                                                      

Den building at Chelwood

                                    

Baking

                                   

Mini Stonehenge

                                                                    

 

                       

 

 

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Useful links to help you support your child’s learning at home:    

Please click each one for PDF files:

‘Listen Up’

‘Top Tips for Talking’ 

The above supports the learning of children of all ages with communication and language skills, listening and understanding and the importance of play and interaction.  

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See below for additional Home-school learning links

 

All subjects:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

 

Maths

http://www.timestables.me.uk/printable-pdf-quiz-generator.htm

White rose maths are currently releasing 'problem of the day' throughout March.  You can also access previous years problems for free plus previous 'barvember' problems.  

https://whiterosemaths.com/resources/classroom-resources/problems/

https://whiterosemaths.com/resources/classroom-resources/barvember/

White rose maths have also begun to release home school learning lessons, worksheets and videos for parents to support.  So far they have released this for years 1 and 2 but they will be adding to this so keep checking the link below - they are constantly updating.  Please see attached letter here:

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Below is a link to n-rich factors and multiples game which the children enjoy playing in class.  Search on the n-rich site for some great problem solving activities.

https://nrich.maths.org/factorsandmultiples

English

https://www.spellzone.com/word_lists/games-368706.htm

Creative writing

https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html

http://www.pobble365.com/

Reading

Access free ebooks here:

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/

 

Topic

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/teacher-category/primary-resources/

https://www.ducksters.com/

https://www.dkfindout.com/us/

 

 

 

 

          

           

 

 

 

                

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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