Every week you will receive 1 dojo if you read 5 times a week. If you read every night you will receive 2 dojos. Remember to discuss or summarise what you have read with an adult. You are also expected to practise your times tables by playing at least 5 games a week.
This morning we were scientists, learning about air resistance. We made helicopters to see if a longer wing length with a larger surface area would have more resistance and therefore fall more slowly… most of the time it did! This afternoon we were designers and wood workers. We drew the plan for our cam mechanism toy and practised cutting wood with the saw. Next week we will be beginning to make our toy. Finally we had half an hour to…
Today we retold the Diwali story of Rama and Sita which is a story of good vs evil to our reading partners in year 2.
These are the stats for this week. It is great to see so many of you now playing at home. Now you need to play for longer as some pupils are not playing for the required amount of time.
Here are some of the key words we have been learning this week in Foxes. magician mysterious enchanted magical Y4 equivalent numerator denominator Y5 improper fractions mixed numbers
Today we started our new unit based on the book ‘Leon and the Place Between’ by Graham Baker-Smith which tells of a boy who visits a circus. When he is there he meets Abdul Kazam who invites him onto stage then sends him to the ‘place between’ which is where magic lives.
We have been exploring far away galaxies. We first found Pandora then we found the following planets.
We have been learning about how best to stay safe online. Foxes have been making posters to display in school spreading this message to all of the other pupils.