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What’s happening in Derwent and Foss Class This Week?

Posted On 20 Oct 2014
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Derwent And Foss Activities for Week Commencing 20th October 2014 
English:This week we are writing a short diary entry from the point of view of Matthew’s (the boy in our reading book ‘Kensuke’s Kingdom’) mum or dad.
Spellings, Punctuation and Grammar: We are continuing to look at different sentence openers including adverbs, action verbs and similes and assessing the children’s phonics knowledge.
Maths:Mrs Fletcher’s group will be looking at multiplication using the grid method (as shown in last week’s information) as well as square numbers and fractions of shape.

Mrs Willson’s group will be looking at division, multiples and factors.

Topic: We are continuing looking at google earth and finding islands. We will also be working on bird eye views when drawing maps, looking at a country and finding information about it such as the culture,food, history, traditions etc and then designing our own island and writing a travel guide for it.It is also harvest festival on Tuesday so we will be going to the church.
Show and Tell (Derwent Class – Tuesday): Megan, JD, Abigail, Rebekah
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