Oak Class

Oak Class 2019-2020
Summer Term 2020
 
April 2020
 
Welcome back, I hope you had a restful and enjoyable Easter Holidays.  Our topic this half term is Mayans and Mexico.  There is lots of exciting learning planned.  Work will be set on Seesaw  daily. Make sure you check every day. As you know, I have been really impressed with the effort you have made so far.  Keep it up.  
Do not forget about  all the useful links below.
 
Mrs Lewis 
Suggested Timetable for Home Learning 
 
9.00-9.30      Early morning work - Activity on SeeSaw 
9.30-9.45      News round
9.45-10.45    English - Activity on SeeSaw
10.45-11.00  Break
11.00-12.00  Maths - Activity on SeeSaw 
12.00-1.00    Lunch 
1.00-1.20     AR reading/online library texts
1.20-1.30     GPS flashcards/ Spell-it
1.30-3.00     Afternoon activity - Activity on SeeSaw
 
Useful links... 
West Sussex Library Services 
Working With Others  September 2019
What would be your must have kitchen appliance?
We used our communication skills and made decisions together as a group.
Maths - September 2019 
 
How many combinations of train carriages can you make? 
We used a CPA approach to help us work systematically and explain our thinking.  
Darwin's Delights - Evolution and Inheritance.
 
A fantastic work shop.  We studied different skeletons and predicted what animal they were.  It was interesting to find out how the wolf evolved into a dog.
October 2019  Natural selection. 
We have been learning about Natural Selection by reading the book 'Moth' by Isabel Thomas. It was interesting to find out why there were more black moths than peppered moths. It also made us realise the impact of pollution on living things.
Maths Week   October 2019 
Maths week 
In Maths, we were investigating the volume of 3D shapes. We found shapes that had the same volume but different length, width and height. Some of us used isometric paper to draw the 3D shapes. 
November 2019       Year 6 Residential 
We spent an amazing week at PGL Marchants Hill. During the week we took part in a range of Outdoor Adventurous Activities including  archery, fencing, clip and climb, zip-wire and giant swing.  We were proud of what we had achieved and made memories that will stay with us.
November 2019
We disco danced to raise money for Children In Need.  Well done to the School Council for organising the whole event. 
Science week  Jan 2020
 
We found out about the function of the cells that make up blood and made blood smoothies. 
 
February 2020
 
We have been learning to play the ukulele in music so we can harmonise.  We have also been learning how to read music. 
Feb 2020
Working With Others - Communication 
Oak class worked together with Elm class to plan some great PE activities. We all  practised our WWO  skills and had fun. 
March 2020
 
Book week 
 
Sharing our favourite books with Year 1.
March 2020
 
Narrative poetry 
 
We have been performing narrative poetry ...here are a few extracts to enjoy.