Which adults work in the classroom?
Mrs Hartley – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Mrs Brierley (HLTA) – Teaching Thursday.
Mrs Parsons (TA)
Mrs Begum (Vounteer TA)
Which days will my child need their PE kit?
Tuesday – PE
Friday – Swimming
How is homework organised?
Spellings- a list of words will be sent home on Thursdays to learn for a test the following week. Reading books will be sent home on Fridays. Your child should read aloud at least 4 x per week. If your child finishes their reading book in the week, there are books they can access on the Rising Stars website or they can read a book from home if they have one available. A numeracy or literacy skills activity will be posted on Google Classroom every Friday for your child to complete and submit online. A grid of topic activities will be posted on Google Classroom every half term for your child to select activities from. These activities are optional. No homework will be set for over the holidays.
What reading should my child be doing each week?
Approximately 20 minutes, at least 4 x per week.
How will spellings be sent home and what should I do with them?
A spellings practise grid will be sent home on Thursdays. The children should practise writing them out using the ‘Look, Say, Cover, Write, check’ method. They should also practise saying the words in sentences to ensure they understand the meaning.
What topics will my child be enjoying?
Our topic this term is Roman’s Rule!.
How can I contact my class teacher?
Please telephone school to arrange an appointment for either a visit or phonecall.
Alternatively email the teacher – please note that emails will not be responded to after 6pm.
What trips/visitors will my child be doing?
We will be having a Roman visitor in school this term.
Who do I contact if I have a problem?