This week we’ll be starting 2 weeks of work on fractions in Maths and persuasive writing in English. The type of writing will focus on a party political manifesto for their invented party, so if you could discuss politics and the need to be persuasive, especially with the upcoming US elections, that would be great.
Jeremiah the prophet got pulled out of a well this week. All’s well that ends well.
After choosing one from their multiple designs, the children set about painting their masks this week.
…even though it got him into trouble with the king. Another great assembly from Hope Church’s Open the Book series.
This assembly from Open the Book looked at the story of the man who was lazy (can you spot him sunbathing while others are working?)
Don’t forget the harvest service tomorrow (Tuesday) at 9 am. We’ve been busy practising today.
This week and next we’ll be looking at multiplication and division strategies, so going over the times tables at home, especially the 3x, 4x, 5x, 6x and 8x tables will really help.
If you can look at the structure and layout of newspaper stories with your child then that will really help them with our next area of learning for English over the next two weeks.
If anyone is having Rock Kidz withdrawal symptoms (I know I am!) then head over to YouTube as you can find their songs with lyrics there. The songs are: Cool to be me, Respect You, Nothing’s gonna keep me down, and Hey Mr Bully.