This week Hawthorn class have been recapping their knowledge of the column method to solve addition and subtraction problems. They have also explored ‘the space race’ and discovered who the rival countries were, that wanted to make it into space first. Hawthorn class were really excited to play their first song using the first note they learnt in last weeks brass lesson!
Learner of the week: Jayden Star of the week: Alex
This week, Hawthorn Class learnt about one of our British Values – Democracy. They then voted to elect their Y5 school council representatives! In English, we have used drama to explore the thoughts and feelings of the Apollo 11 astronauts during the lunar landings.
Pupils were also very excited this week to begin their weekly brass lessons, in which they got to choose an instrument that they will be learning to play this year!
Learner of the Week: Riley Start of the Week: Macey
This week Hawthorn Class learnt about the history of rocket science and we attempted to launch our own rocket using vinegar and bicarbonate of soda! In English we have been recapping how to punctuate speech and in Maths we have been exploring numbers up to 100,000.
Learner of the Week: Caleb Star of the Week: Harley