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Nascot Wood
Junior School

This week's learning

 

     Week beginning Monday 2nd November 2020

English

This week, we shall focus on punctuation and grammar. We shall particularly focus on past perfect and present perfect verb forms.

Daily guided reading - poetry.

We shall also continue our book study on 'Wonder' by R. J. Palacio.

Spellings

This week we shall be focusing on homophones.

Homophones are words that sound the same but have different spellings and meanings.

  • sure and shore
  • there, they're and their
  • hear and here
  • sore and saw
  • knew and new
  • threw and through
  • aloud and allowed
  • whether and weather
  • right and write
  • weight and wait
Mathematics

Our focus this week will be revising multiples and factors:

  • clarify terminology relating to properties of number
  • recognise common multiples
  • apply knowledge of common multiples
  • apply knowledge of factors and multiples
Science

Our science theme this half term is 'Evolution'.

This week we shall be examining how fossils are made. 

PSHE This week we shall begin our unit: 'Celebrating Difference' - am I normal?
R.E.

This term we shall be studying Buddhism.

This week we shall be studying Karma.

French This term we shall be studying the unit 'This is France' and this week we will be looking at describing nationalities. 
ICT This term we shall be planning our own designs for a mobile phone app. This week we will begin to design our own Apps.
Art This week we shall be studying the Pop artist Romero Britto. The children will be creating their own versions of pop art in his style. 
Year 6 Investigates

 

Homework