Week commencing 4th September,2017

What a fantastic start 5S have made to the new school year! We have been very impressed with the children's attitude to learn and focus this week, despite it being a long week after the summer holiday.

It was lovely to meet many of you on Wednesday at our parent meeting. For those of you who were unable to attend, we have sent spare copies of the information we went through and a reading list with questions.

In Maths this week we have been revising place value and using column addition to add 4 digit numbers. We will be moving onto subtraction next week and investigating palindromic numbers.

We began our new unit in Literacy entitled "poets voices". The children have enjoyed reading poems by Charles Causely and using using his poems as models to create their own poems. We will be studying poems by Michael Rosen next week.

Our topic this half term will be Space. You should have received a parent mail today informing you of a trip to the Space Centre in Leicester on Septem…