Lindisfarne (Mrs Winter Year 5)

Welcome to Lindisfarne Class page.
 
Our Spring Term topic is 'The Mayans and The Aztecs'. We will be learning about food, travel, daily life and religion in Mayan and Aztec times
 
Our class text this half term is 'Tom's Midnight Garden' by Phillipa Pearce. We are reading a version of the story that has been turned into a beautifully illustrated graphic novel. The text will inspire a range of creative fiction and non-fiction writing pieces in English lessons. 
 
Our science topics this term is 'Properties and Changes of Materials'. We will be carrying out a range of exciting investigations.
 
Last term, following our 'Earth and Space' and 'Forces' topics, the children in Lindisfarne Class decided that they would like space exhibition, for the rest of the school to visit. Keep an eye on the gallery below for photos of our exhibition during the Spring Term! 
 
Homework
Reading Comprehension homework is set every Monday, to be handed in the following Monday. We mark this homework and make corrections together, to share ideas and improve comprehension skills.
 
Spellings are also be set on a Friday, to be learnt for the following Friday. A spelling test takes place every Friday morning.
 
Maths homework and Spelling and Grammar homework are set on a Friday, to be handed in the following Friday. We mark this homework and make corrections together, to improve skills and understanding.
 
Reading Records are checked every Friday.
 
It is important that all homework is completed and handed in on time, so that vital opportunities for consolidating learning and applying new skills are not missed. 
 
PE: Lindisfarne Class have PE on a Thursday afternoon with Premier Sports. 
 
Please check our class page regularly for updates and to browse our gallery, which will be filled with photos of some of the fantastic things that we are doing in school!