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Year 6 Spring 1

Happy New Year everyone!

Here is a list of the topics we will be covering in Year 6 over the next few weeks:

  • Maths – Fractions, area, perimeter and angles
  • English – Explanation texts and short burst writing including Titanic themed work
  • RE – Why do some people believe in God and some do not?
  • Topic – That’s entertainment
  • Science – Light
  • PE   – Dance
  • ICT – Online Safety
  • PSHCE – Human rights and relationships


PE – Thursdays

Hope we have a fantastic term.

Year 5 – Spring 1

Happy New Year! This half term our topic is Space. Later in the half term we will be visited by the planetarium which will teach us more about our topic.

This term we are learning:

  • Maths – Multiplication & Division and Fractions
  • English – Losing-finding Stories and Persuasion
  • RE – Why do we say God is Holy and Loving?
  • Topic – Space
  • Science – Space
  • PE   – Dance
  • ICT – Online Safety

Mr Platt 🙂

Year 2 Spring 1

Hope you had a wonderful break and welcome back to a new year and a new term in Year 2.

This half term in Year 2 our topic is ‘Blooming Plants’ and we will be learning:

English – Jack and The Beanstalk story innovation and invention of our own ‘journey’ story. Writing an information leaflet.

GPS – We will be learning to use conjunctions in our writing, verbs, apostrophes to mark where letters are missing and the use of -ly in Standard English to turn adjectives into adverbs.

Number: Multiplication– Recognise equal groups, make equal groups, add equal groups. Multiplication sentences using the x symbol. Multiplication sentences from pictures. Use arrays. 2 times-table. • 5 times-table. • 10 times-table.

Division – Make equal groups – sharing. Make equal groups – grouping. Divide by 2. Odd & even numbers. Divide by 5 Divide by 10.

Statistics – Make tally charts. Draw pictograms. Interpret pictograms. Block diagrams.

Science – Plants – observing and describing how seeds and bulbs grow into mature plants.

Art – Studying the artist Georgia O’Keeffe – working from observation, drawing on small and large scales and adding detail to line drawings.

RE – Gospel – What is the good news Jesus brings?

PE – (every Friday afternoon) Dance – to compose, perform and appreciate dance.

Thank you for your continued support.

Mrs Darbyshire and Mrs Lupton.

Year 4 Spring 1

Happy New Year everyone!

This half-term, we will be learning:

Maths: Geometry (Angles, Properties of 2D shapes, Symmetry, Position and direction)

English: A Polish Legend, tourist leaflets

Science: Sound

RE: Hinduism

Topic: Ancient Egypt

Art and DT: Egyptian hieroglyphics and death masks

PSHE: Rights and responsibilities

PE: Dance

Mrs Hallworth and Mrs Broadbent

Year 4- Schools Linking Project

Year 4 are proud to be taking part in the Schools Linking Project and have been paired with a Year 4 class at Shipley CE Primary School. They have exchanged bookmarks and letters and met at Nell Bank on the 11th of November.

They all had a fantastic day and made lots of new friends!

Well done, Year 4!

Mrs Hallworth, Mrs Broadbent and Miss Teale

Year 2 Party Time!!

Christmas Dinner!

Year 2 Art

Year 6 Pizza Party

As a reward for winning the TT Rock Stars Maths Week Tournament Year 6 had a pizza party on Friday. It was delicious!

Storytelling in Year 2.