Which adults work in the classroom?
Mrs Halshaw – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Mrs Pedder – Teaching Thursday and Friday
Mrs Sutcliffe (TA)
Which days will my child need their PE kit?
Wednesday – PE
Friday – Swimming
How is homework organised?
Spellings will be sent home on a Wednesday to be learnt for a test the following week.
Reading books will be sent home on a Monday.
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 Wednesdays. 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 Animal Magic!.
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?
If you have a concern we encourage your first contact should be with the class teacher. However, should you have further concerns please contact Mr Bolton firstname.lastname@example.org