This term our topic is about our local area.
We will be finding out about how Underwood has changed over the years.
We'll be finding out where Underwood is on a map of the UK, the counties the UK is made
up of, where the main rivers and mountains are.
Now the sunny days are here we will be looking at the movement of the Earth round the Sun
and finding out how shadows are formed. We'll be looking at how the shadows change
throughout the day.
On Thursday mornings the children will be learning to play the chalamaux.
They will be learning to read notes, use dynamics, timbre, rhythm and beat in their music.
Please encourage your child to read at home and achieve a weekly book token. Please ensure that your child reads for at least 15 minutes when you sign their reading diary.
Arithmetic Maths tests and tables tests will continue to be on Thursday We will be covering maths topics of properties of 2 d and 3 d shapes, telling the time, division and multiplication, fractions and addition and subtraction with money and measures.
This term we will be going swimming thank you to all of the parents who have volunteered to observe during swimming lessons. We will also be learning how to play kwik cricket and will be doing athletics.
Please could you make sure that P.E. kits are brought to school on Monday of each week and that all P.E. clothing is named.
If there is anything we can help you with, please do not hesitate to ask. Feel free to pop in and say hello before school or after school.
An exciting term