Welcome to Sycamores. There are 2 members of staff in Sycamores this year. Miss Harrison is the class teacher and Mrs Mosayebi is the Teaching Assistant.
We are a class of 8 – Year 4 and Year 6 children.
Our first topic for the Autumn term is “Survival of the Fittest”. This topic is science based and we will be learning about teeth and their functions, and different animal food chains.
In English we will be learning about similes and how to use them in poetry.
In Maths we will be concentrating on place value and numbers up to 10,000
We will be doing weekly Mathletics which the children can access at home if they wish to earn more points and work towards earning a new certificates
This term we will be going swimming every Thursday morning. We will also be doing PE on Monday afternoon and Boogie Bounce on a Tuesday morning. We will also be doing weekly running in the playground to keep ourselves fit and healthy.
Every Friday we will be taking part in Music sessions in the hall with Mr Flase who will be teaching us about rhythm, duration, tempo and how to begin to understand musical notation. And of course we will be singing our hearts out!
Another busy term to look forward to with plenty of interesting learning challenges and opportunities to work together as a team.
In Science we will be learning about the human digestive system and describing the simple functions of the basic parts of the digestive system in humans. In addition to this, we will be learning the names and functions of the different teeth.
In DT we will be doing some food design and making and sampling food that may be eaten at a Greek banquet.