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Welcome to Nu!
We are a year 5/6 class, consisting of 7 pupils. Our class teacher is Miss Woodberry and we are very lucky to be supported by Miss Gomes , we are supported with our learning, and supports us with both academic and social intervention.
In Nu we work hard to develop a calm and positive environment where everybody feels safe, happy and can learn in a way that suits their needs.
Our topic for this half term is resilience, we are striving to help all pupils in Nu be their most resilient selves, we support them with this through the use effective intervention including strategic friendships games in which our pupils need to work hard and keep trying in order to be successful.
In English this half term we will be exploring instruction texts and. In maths we will be looking at place value with a focus on multiplication and division.
The rest of our curriculum looks a little like this:
Science - We will be exploring the life cycles of different species including mammals, reptiles and amphibians
R.E. - We will be using religious vocabulary to describe and show understanding our of religious traditions
P.E. - We will be finding a variety of ways to get a ball to a partner including passing and dribbling. We will also take part in Aerial acrobatics with Chloe.
Spanish - We will be exploring short stories .
D.T - We will be creating an object to suit a specific audience.
Computing - We will be focusing on changing the appearance of text to increase its effectiveness.
History - We will be looking at how crime and punishment has changed over a period of time.
Geography - .We will be exploring the World Atlas to identify and locate many of the worlds famous rivers.
Art - We will be focusing on using shade to add extra dimension into our pieces of art work.
Music - We will be looking at breathing in the correct place whilst singing.
PSHE - We will be exploring and addressing extremism and radicalisation.
This term our class are lucky enough to take part in both forest schools on a Tuesday and swimming on a Friday.
Homework will be given out the first Friday of term, you are to help us complete 1 piece a week so that we can talk about it in our show and tell session on a Wednesday morning. Our homework will consist of a variety of fun and engaging activities. We will also bring a reading book home every Friday to read at least 3 times a week.