Welcome to Class JG
Miss Greensted is a year 5 teacher and the Computing subject leader. She runs The Arts Club and rounders club alongside Miss Linwood. Outside of school she enjoys taking part in sporting events, spending time with her family and going to the theatre.
Come and say hello to Miss Greensted at the end of the day!
This half term our topic is 'Eco-Warriors'. As part of this topic we will be learning all about the impact that we have on our environment. We will be looking in detail at deforestation, global warming, recycling and extreme weather around the world.
For our Science topic, we will learning all about life cycles and the difference between a complete and an incomplete metamorphosis life cycle. We will be looking at different mammals, humans, plants and insects to draw similarities and differences between these life cycles.
In English we will be focusing on discussion texts, as part of this we will be learning how to write a balanced argument. We will be then looking at different Stories With A Message, linking with our topic, we will then be writing our own story with a message.
In Maths the children will be focusing on fractions and statistics, they will have many opportunities to problem solve around this area of maths. Later on in this half term, we will begin to work on data handling where we will be teaching a range of skills the children need to deepen their understanding of this area of Maths.
Things to Remember
PE is every Monday and Wednesday. Please remember to bring in your outdoor PE kit.
Homework is set every Thursday and is due in on the following Tuesday.
Spellings are handed out every Monday and are tested the following Monday.
Try and read to an adult at least once a week. Don't forget toget a grown up to write in your homework diary.