What’s happening in Year 2

In Autumn 1 Year 2 will be learning about the following:

Maths – Place value and Number, Addition and subtraction

English – Poetry, Fiction “Monkey Say, Monkey Do” and Instruction writing

Topic – Growing up!

Science – Animals, including humans.

ICT – E-safety

History – Significant people from the past – Florence Nightingale

RE – Creation

Please continue to support your child’s education by reading with them daily (if possible) and talking to them about their books. If you have any questions please contact me or the office.

Thank you and looking forward to this new chapter with you and your children

Mrs T Smith.

 

 

 

Science Week in Year 1

Stone Age Shelters

This week we have been looking at Stone Age shelters, from different times.

We enjoyed comparing them to our homes and also started to create our own in DT.

Here are some pictures of our shelters (in progress)

Year 6 Autumn 1

Welcome to Year 6!

What a fantastic start to Year 6. You have worked hard so far and are being excellent role models to the rest of school. I hope you all have a fantatic last year at St.Paul’s and enjoy being the eldest in the school.

Mrs Rawlinson will be in class with us this year as well as a volunteer called Miss Cunningham. Mick and Edwina will also be working with our class helping in guided reading and individual readers on a Monday afetrnoon.

This term we are learning:

  • Maths – Place vaue, rounding, addition and subtraction
  • English – Room 13, information texts
  • Topic – Whitby
  • Art & Design –David Hockney, art skills and seascapes
  • Science – Evoloution and inheritance
  • PE (Wednesday am)  –
  • ICT –  Word processing skills, statistics, online safety

Dates to note:

  • Wednesday mornings- PE every week
  • Mondays – Spellinga and times table tests (Homework in)
  • Friday 5th October  – Whitby Trip
  • Friday 19th October – Last day of term

Miss Charles 🙂

 

Tong Football League 2018

Well done to the school football team who made a fantastic start to the U11 tournament last night.

We played 5 games, here are the results:

  • St.John’s (A) 1 – St.Paul’s
  • St.Anthony’s 0 – St.Paul’s 2
  • Bradford Academy (A) 1 – St.Paul’s 0
  • St.John’s (B) 0 – St.Paul’s
  • Bradford Academy (B) 0 – St.Paul’s 4

The team really grew in confidence as the games progressed and they worked really well as a team. A special well done to Phoebe for making some great saves, our goalscorers Cameron (6) and Jacob (2) and Joe’s great communication in defence. Well done everyone!

Thank you to Mick and Mr Platt also.

Year 4 Highlights

 

Last week, Year 4 had a good mix of hard work and fun in class.                                            Here are some of the highlights of our week:

  • We started our topic of global food by learning where some food come from, having a little tasting session and learning about food groups.
  • We learnt  Pie Corbett’s instructions called “How to Trap a Dragon” and performed it in pairs or in small groups.
  • We played some Maths games on Place value.
  • We did some research on Roald Dahl and learnt how to copy and paste images in ICT

Well done Year 4! Keep up the good work!

Mrs Hallworth, Mrs Broadbent and Miss Yaqoob

Roald Dahl Day in year 3.

This afternoon in Year 3 we have watched a clip all about the author Quentin Blake. He is an illustrator and illustrated Roald Dahl’s books. As part of the afternoon we got to learn how to draw a hornswoggler. We had lots of fun. Here are a few of ours :

Year 4 Autumn Term 1

Welcome back everyone!
Year 4 have had a great start to the year, working hard and producing good quality work already!
Well done, Year 4! Keep it up!

This half term we are learning:
 Maths: Place value
 English: Instructions, Recipes, Poetry (Free verse and Acrostic poems)
 Science: Animals including Humans
 Topic: Global food
 RE: The Creation story, Harvest, The gospel (What kind of world did Jesus want?)
 PSHE: Love
 Art/DT: Drawing and painting fruit and vegetables, Giuseppe Arcimboldo
 PE (Tuesdays) : Games
 ICT: Internet safety, Keyboard skills, copying and pasting images, research on Global food

Dates to note:
4/10/18 : Open morning
11/10/18: Harvest Festival

Mrs Hallworth

Welcome Back Year Five

Welcome back year five! I hope you all had a brilliant summer and made the most of the weather. You had an excellent first week back, setting the standard for the rest of the year – keep it up!

This year we are lucky to have extra adult support in our class; Mr Daynes will be with us every day; Mrs Safiyanik will be working with us on Monday afternoons, Tuesday mornings and Wednesday afternoons; Mick and Edwina will be with us on Monday mornings, Tuesday afternoons and Wednesday mornings; and Mrs Smith will be working with us on Thursday mornings. Mrs Shepherd will also be listening to readers on Monday afternoons.

This half term our topic is The Vikings. We will also be learning about a variety of things in different subjects. Later in the half term we will also have a special visit from a Viking!

This term we are learning:

  • Maths – Place Value, Addition & Subtraction and 3D Shapes
  • English – Acrostic Poetry and Discussion Texts
  • Topic – The Vikings
  • Science – Properties and Changes of Materials
  • PE   – Benchball
  • ICT – Internet Safety

Mr Platt 🙂

Daily Mile

This academic year we have started to take part in the daily mile. We are hoping to improve our fitness levels and encourage children to take part in physical activity.

Year 3 had a great time taking part in their first mile and we hope to improve our time over the year. Today it took us 25 minutes to complete our mile, keep checking back to see how we improve.

Miss B and Mrs B xx