In English this half term, we will be studying the book, ‘Beowulf’ by Michael Morpurgo. For this, we will be looking at various aspects of the book including analysing characters, inferring feelings and thoughts as well as finding lots of writing opportunities.
Our theme this half term is ‘The Vikings’ – we will spend time looking at the reasons for the Vikings invaded Britain and other countries. We will look at where they came from, how they travelled and reasons behind them being successful invaders, our Science Topic this half term is Evolution and Inheritance.
PE is on Thursdays and Fridays- please make sure that your child has their PE kit in school at all times.
Please make sure children read daily and that reading records are signed and brought into school every day. Each week we would also like your child to complete a reading question which is to be answered in the reading record.
Dates to remember:
Wednesday 2nd October- School Photos
Friday 4th October- Flu Vaccinations
Saturday 5th October- School Car Wash
Monday 14th October- Y5 and 6 Viking Day
Monday 21st October- Open Day
Thursday 14th November- Class 6 assembly
Tuesday 17th December- KS2 trip to Panto