Welcome to Falcons 2023/2
Weekly Homework Expectations for Falcon's children.
Read 3 x weekly (more is always encouraged and will earn house points!) – Reading diaries need to be signed to earn 10 minutes of Golden Time.
TT Rockstars – The expectation is either to complete 3 x 3 minute sessions or 9 x 1 minute sessions over the course of the week. The children can choose to use Garage or Studio, or a mixture of both for this. Garage targets tables that the chidren are deemed to needed for the child. Studio tests all of the times tables up to 12 x 12 (The Year 4 Expectation and the way to earn speed certificates and badges) These sessions will earn a further 10 minutes of Golden Time.
Reading Diaries will be checked on Thursdays and TT Rockstars will be checked on Friday morning.
We will be reading our new class text : Running Wild by Michael Morpurgo
We will be developing our writing skills, particularly with a view to writing to entertain. We will be writing a narrative piece or a diary extract involving a natural disaster.
In this half-term, we will be focussing on Addition and Subtraction and Multiplication and division.
This will include: Mental and Written Methods for all four opperations. efficient methods, checking strategies, factors and multiples, square cube and prime numbers.
Year 5 :
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