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WE RESPECT, WE TAKE PRIDE, WE SUCCEED

29.3.19

This week we have been learning more about the features of myths. We have learned about using similes and double adjectives to improve descriptions. We have thought about mythical creatures and written detailed descriptions of them.

In maths we have been learning to calculate perimeter and work out the length of missing sides of shapes. We are moving on to fractions next week. This is a super aspect of maths to work on at home as it can be made very practical. For example you could ask questions such as “if you eat ¼ of the pizza, what fraction will be left?”

In topic work this week we have discussed how inventions have changed and been improved over time. We have examined a selection of cameras from the Box Brownie to the I-Phone .The children were fascinated by the different styles of camera, film types and even flash cubes.

A couple of reminders. Our Greek dress-up day will be next Friday 5th April. Secondly, homework projects should be brought into school on Monday the 8th of April ready for our showcase afternoon for parents and family at 3pm on Tuesday 9th April.

This week’s spellings

straight

painter

fainted

waist

strainer

chained

claimed

failure

snail

waiter

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