Russia

Welcome to Year 5 - Russia Class.
General:
 
If you need to see me or your child's set teacher then please arrange a meeting via email or through the office. Before school is usually very busy and we want to ensure that we have sufficient time to discuss any concerns.
 

Topic:

Term 3 and 4's topic is 'Tropical Trekkers'. This topic focuses on North and South America and the forest biome. 

 

Reading:

 Please encourage your child to read to themselves at home every day. 

Homework:
 
Your child will receive homework every Friday and it is due in on the following Wednesday.  All children will also have spellings to learn weekly which will be tested on a Wednesday. They are expected to return their completed spelling sheet.  In addition to this, your child has their Avenue Adventure booklet to complete a range of activities. 
 
 

PE: 

PE kits need to be in school every day. These needs to consist of: black or navy shorts/jogging bottoms, white t-shirt or house t-shirt, trainers and hoodie if needed. Your child will have PE on Wednesday.

Woodland Learning: 

For these sessions children will need old clothes consisting of: long trousers, long sleeved top, a warm waterproof coat and wellington boots. The children will get dirty in these sessions. This term woodland learning will be on Wednesday.

 

Swimming: 

Swimming starts again on February 4th. 

Dates for the diary: 
 
Monday 6th January- Start of Term 3
Friday 14th February- End of Term 3. 
Monday 24th February- TD day. 
Tuesday 25th February- Start of Term 4.
Thursday 5th March- World Book Day. 
Friday 20th March- Sports Relief
Friday 3rd April- End of Term 4