Croeso i Blwyddyn 5. Welcome to Year 5.
Class teacher: Miss Steel
Classroom assistant: Miss. Delloy
This term, Year 5 will be studying the topic 'Mexico,'
This topic has a geography focus and teaches children about the important events, culture and influential people from the country. During this project children will write an explanation text, learn how to use maps, discover key events and festivals as well as learn about Mexican food, music, and art.
This term, Year 5 will be learning about the following areas:
Maths: Rotation and reflection of 2d shapes. Naming 3d shapes and describing their properties. Drawing accurate lines and angles.
Literacy: Explanation text
Welsh: Third person profiles
Monday - Reading books due in / homework returned (unless stated otherwise)
Wednesday - Guitars with Mr Godwin
Thursday -Swimming. Children will need to bring a swimming costume, towel and goggles with them every Thursday.
Friday - Reading books to go home / homework to be given out. Transition project to Pentrehafod every fortnight.
This week, we have been...
- Learning about a famous Mexican artist 'Frida Kahlo'.
- Learning how to sort information into categories.
- Learning how to spot technical vocabulary in an explanation text.
-Learning about 3d shapes and their properties.