Welcome to Bath Class. We are looking forward to sharing our progress, and the learning taking place in our class, with you this year.
We have P.E. and Games on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday each week. and it is really important that your child is properly equipped for these lessons with T-shirt, shorts, trainers and as the weather gets colder, track suit bottoms.
Reading record books are sent home daily. It is important that every child reads on a daily basis and has their book signed. This book should be brought to school every day please
This term the children have been exploring how the great composer John Williams brings stories to life through his incredible music. We have studied Harry Potter music as well as Star Wars, Indiana Jones and Jurassic Park.
Next week we will be exploring his life further in preperation for writing a biography about this talented musician.
The children have been extending their use of language devices to describe the action taking place in a story this week. We based our writing on an image of death eaters escaping Azkaban prison.
This week the children have used their exploration of our modeled text to write a news paper report of their own based on the demonic dementors that appear for the first time in this book as Harry is travelling to Hagwarts!
Pop back at the end of the week to see our wonderful results!
In science this week we have been debating the issue of smoking in the UK. We discussed the changes in law and advertising and why these changes came about. We also discussed the impact smoking has on our overall health. We used this timeline to inform our discussion and pose questions such as 'Why does the government still allow people to smoke?'
Bath class have been working hard to innovate a set of instructions based on How to catch a Dragon. We are so proud to their results!
We have been using drama to learn the structure of a set of instructions based on our key text.
This week in ICT we created a stop motion animation linked to our literacy.
We have been investigating squared numbers in maths this week
In science this week we created our own games using our knowledge of the circulatory system.
We have spent time analysing a description of the Isle of Berk. We identified effective language and discussed why the author had chosen certain punctuation. We then applied this to our own writing.
We have been learning about the circulatory system. We set out our classroom to represent the human body and explained the journey red blood cells take as the 'use and refuel' oxygen.