Week beginning 31st October 2022

This week in maths, children have continued with their addition and subtraction learning, focusing on using column methods. Children have learnt about exchanging 10s and 100s to solve their questions.

In English, children have started to learn about our new text, Stone Age Boy. Children have rehearsed the text using out story map to create actions to remember the story. Children have also focused on setting descriptions, writing their own about a cave and finding the features from different examples.

To introduce our new history topic, children completed a Stone Age day. Children learnt about the timeline of the Stone Age and were taught about the theme of ‘pre history’. Children then became hunter gatherers and discovered the assets and threats that Stone Age people would find within the school grounds. Finally, children took part in a carousel of activities including cave art, making stone age tools and

For this week’s spellings, we are looking at using the suffix -ly

Children will take part in a spelling quiz on these words on WB 7.11.22


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