Welcome To Cedar Class!
Welcome to our class page. Myself and Mrs Kinns hope the children have had a lovely Summer break and are ready to jump into our learning for our first term!
To begin our learning in Maths, we will be focusing on Place Value and Addition and Subtraction to 10.
In English, we will be starting our new book, Major Glad, Major Dizzy. We will be completing two writing outcomes through this book- a finding story and recount messages.
We expect all children, with the help of parents and carers, to be focusing on their phonics at home. Please ensure your child is reading at home every day. Books are to be returned to school each Monday and Friday.
Our class topics for this term are related to changes within living memory- Toys and My Family. In Science, the children will be learning about Materials and seasonal changes in Autumn and Winter.
Homework will be set via Google Classroom each Monday and must be returned electronically by Friday each week. Weekly spellings will also be uploaded for the children to learn in preparation for our spelling quiz each Friday.
PE will be taught by Mr Mason on Tuesdays Wednesdays and Fridays. PE kits MUST be worn for PE.
Mrs Millington will be teaching the class for an hour on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. During this time, she will be teaching Art/DT and RE.
Please also ensure your child has a water bottle and book bag in school each day, labelled clearly with their name.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Cedar Class Blog
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Hawthorn solve the case!
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All about Africa…
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