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Week commencing 18th September 2017

Firstly, let's reflect on a brilliant launch session to our new topic: The Ancient Greeks!

It sounds like the children had an amazing whistlestop tour of Greek traditions, including: fashion, sports (Olympic Games), food, music and dance. Hopefully this has inspired us all ready for a term full of Groovy Greeks!

Weekly overview:

Our English focus this week, is on writing grammatically correct sentences. Once we have the building blocks firmly in place, we can make our descriptive writing exciting, gripping and easy to read! Aim high, Class 5DM - let's make all our verbs, adjectives and adverbs A++.

In Maths, we will cover a range of concepts, such as: Factors/multiples, prime/square and cube numbers and place value.

During Art lessons, we will study Ancient Greek pottery and begin to look at different sketching techniques.

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Parents/Carers, three key documents were sent home this evening: Autumn Term curriculum map, homework letter and Autumn Term key dates. The three documents are also attached to the foot of this page. Thank you!

Week commencing 11th September 2017

Please note: PE is on a Wednesday/Thursday and Spellings will be set/tested on a Tuesday - the Meet and Greet attachment has been updated - thank you.

Many thanks to those parents who came along to today's Meet and Greet, it was lovely to see you all. For those of you who were unable to make it, please find an overview of the session attached at the foot of this page. Further information with regards to: homework, diary dates and our new topic, will be sent home on Friday. We are starting to get into our normal timetable/routines this week and details of the children's fantastic learning will appear on this page soon.

Welcome back Class 5DM! We hope that everyone has had a great summer break and you are now ready for the new school year ahead. We look forward to hearing all about your holidays and seeing how many challenges from the 'summer bucket list' you managed to complete!

Here's to a 'daring and magificent' year together as a new team - (5DM)

We can't wait to get started....    Mrs Durkin and Mrs Moore :)

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