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Term 4

***Panther Class Assembly: Friday 29th March at 2.30pm***

Friday 15th March

Please note:
Monday is Class Photo day so please come dressed in school uniform, NOT PE kits! 
 

 

Thank you for supporting Red Nose Day on Friday - the children looked amazing all dressed up in red with crazy hair, and had an awesome time Splashing the Teachers! 

 

On Wednesday we were treated to an experience inside a Space Dome.
To quote Stan, "it was epic!"

 

Next Friday we have our trip to Bristol Zoo. Please make sure all consent forms are returned to the office or via ParentMail.

 

English

This week we focused on our story The Jungle Book, writing character descriptions, a story mountain to highlight the key events from beginning to end, before writing a full recount. We had some Incredible Writers using lots of adjectives and conjunctions!

 

Maths

In Maths we have had more Marvellous Mathematicians as we solved problems involving length and height. The children used their multiplication and division skills really well! 

 

Reading Challenge - 55%

12 Panthers have read at least 3 times this week. Remember, if we can get 100% of Panthers reading 3 times a week, we can have a mini class party! 

 

Celebrations
Our Pupils of the Week are... Yoana and Thomas David! Well done, you superstars!

 

Have a great weekend. 

 

Mrs Haywood-Pope and Miss Rowley 

Friday 8th March 2019

English

This week we celebrated Shrove Tuesday and followed a recipe to cook our own Pancakes,  before writing our own recipe and recount of our learning! Yum! We also celebrated World Book Day by dressing up as our favourite story character - the teachers even dressed up as Jungle Book characters. Lots of giggles and money raised for a great cause. 

 

Maths

In Maths we have had more Marvellous Mathematicians as we explored Division for the first time. Next week we will consolidate our learning of measuring length. 

 

Spellings

phone

home

stone

bone

put

their

 

Reading Challenge - 55%

12 Panthers have read at least 3 times this week. Remember, if we can get 100% of Panthers reading 3 times a week, we can have a mini class party! 

 

Celebrations
Our Pupils of the Week are... Phoebe and James! Well done, you superstars!

 

Next Friday is Red Nose Day - for £1 children may wear something red / crazy red hair! We will be doing something 'funny for money' - the class have voted to 'Splash the Teacher'...! 

 

Have a great weekend. Please remember we have PE on Monday and everyone must come into school already dressed in PE kits. These kits must adhere to the school uniform (black shorts/joggers, white, blue or yellow top).  

 

Mrs Haywood-Pope and Miss Rowley 

Friday 1st March 2019

English

This week we focused on writing instructions on 'How to plant cress seeds', following our own experiment in Topic. The children even used time openers, imperative verbs and adjectives independently! Next week we will be following a recipe to cook our own Pancakes on Shrove Tuesday, before writing our own recipe and recount of our learning! Exciting times!

 

Maths

In Maths we have had more Marvellous Mathematicians as we focused on subtraction from 20, using different strategies - "draw it", using number lines and solving missing number problems by using the inverse calculation. This was quite tricky but we persevered and we are now super at subtraction! Next week we will be exploring Division for the first time. Please support your child with this at home by encouraging them to share into equal quantities (you can do this with their toys, food on their plate, drawings - I'm sure you'll think of other ways too!)

 

Spellings:

quite, stripe, wire, time, your, were

 

Reading Challenge - 70%

14 Panthers have read at least 3 times this week. Well done! Remember, if we can get 100% of Panthers reading 3 times a week, we can have a mini class party!

 

Celebrations
Our Pupils of the week are... James and Renais! Well done, you superstars!

 

Have a great weekend. Please remember we have PE on Monday and everyone must come into school already dressed in PE kits. These kits must adhere to the school uniform (black shorts/joggers, white, blue or yellow top).  

 

Mrs Haywood-Pope and Miss Rowley 

Purple Learning Project - The Jungle Book

Term 4 Learning Overview


  • Barley Close Community Primary School
  • Barley Close, Mangotsfield, Bristol
  • United Kingdom, BS16 9DL
  • Tel: 01454 867090
  • Email: enquiries@barleyclose.org.uk
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