Welcome to Tigers!
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In Tiger Class we always try our best and have a go even when it's tricky. We love a challenge and understand it's ok to make mistakes, that just shows we're learning! We are kind to all our friends in Tiger Class and we like to help each other. We're all superstars!
PE Days: Wednesday and Thursday (Children should bring have their PE kit in school. If your child has earrings please remove them or provide your child with plasters).
Homework is given out on a Friday and needs to be returned the following Wednesday. Children who return their homework on time will receive a sticker and a mark on the class homework chart.
Reading Books: Your child's reading book will be changed once a week. Our class reading chart will be displayed on our classroom window and filled in when your child reaches one of the milestones in their reading diary.
Myths and Legends.
In History, we will learn about Nottingham Castle, Henry VIII and what Tudor life was like.
In Computing we will be using our learning about programming from last half term to program using Beebots and Scratch Jr.
In Design Technology we will be learning about mechanisms and making a castle with a slider or pulley.
In Music we'll following the Charanga Music Scheme- I wanna play in a band and performing this song using our voices and instruments. We will also learn about pulse, rhythm and pitch.
For RE we will be answering the question 'What does it mean to belong?'. We will also be learning about the British Value Mutual Tolerance.
In PE we will be doing athletics and learning some Tudor style dances.
In English we will start with the book The Princess and the Wizard and use this to write our own poem linked to the story. Later on we shall read The Tudors a comic strip book and use this to write an information page about Henry VIII. We will then read The Easter Story and write an Easter Story Book.
Plants. We will be learning about the structure of flowers and plants and finding out what a plant needs to grow. We will also be participating in Science week by completing fun science investigations.
We will learning about measurement, addition, subtraction and position and direction. We will be learning lots about numbers and how to represent them in different ways. We will be practicing adding and subtracting numbers using concrete and pictorial representations. In measurement we will be learning about length, mass and capacity. In position and direction we will practise describing position and turns.
Healthy Me. We will talking about what is means to keep our bodies and minds healthy.