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Nascot Wood
Junior School

This week's learning

Week Beginning: Monday 12th November 2018

Mathematics

In maths this week we will be at developing the children's geometry with a focus on Area and Volume.

English

In English this week, we be writing a cross-curricular newspaper report about the Vikings invasions of Lindisfarne in 793. This will include a loot at emotive language to give newspaper bias as well as direct and indirect speech.

SPELLINGS - 'tion' sound - To be tested on Friday 19th November 2018

competition*
pronunciation*
explanation*
observation
expectation
hesitation
toleration
adoration
application
consideration
dictionary*

Topic

Our topic and humanities learning this half term will focus on Anglo-Saxons and the fall of the Roman Empire.

Science

This half term, in science, we will be studying space, Mr Moonie's favourite and the final frontier! The curriculum will cover: 

  • Describe the movement of the Earth and other planets relative to the sun in the solar system
  • Describe the movement of the moon relative to the Earth
  • Describe the Sun, Earth and Moon as approximately spherical bodies
  • Use the idea of the Earth’s rotation to explain day and night and the apparent movement of the sun across the sky

This page is updated on Wednesday.

Additional Information

Please ensure the children have their PE kits in every day, as we have PE on Monday, Tuesday.