Welcome to Dragon Class, here are a few bits and pieces to help you understand how our class runs.
Dragon class runs on a job share basis. Miss Vause takes the class on Mondays and Tuesdays and Mrs Green on Thursdays and Fridays. We take it in turns to work Wednesdays.
In Dragon class we use Class Dojo to keep in touch with both parents and pupils: Copies of letters, photos, homework and reminders of events will be sent this way and messages can be sent and received where required.
PE this half term will be on Tuesdays and Fridays. Please keep an indoor and outdoor kit in school every day in case of changes to the timetable.
Homework will be sent out on Fridays where necessary
A spelling test will be done every Monday. (Spelling lists are in the children's planners for them to learn as well as on dojo if they leave their planner at school)
Maths mountains tests will be on Fridays. Please help your child to practise as often as possible as it helps so much in their general, day to day maths work.
We expect children to try and read at least 3 times a week either by themselves or to an adult. A mixture of both would be most beneficial. Children will be rewarded each week for reading at home.
We want your child to feel happy and secure at school and this is our ultimate aim to enable them to make consistent progress. If there are any problems, questions or concerns about your child please don’t hesitate to pop in and see us after school, send a message through class dojo or email if you prefer.
Our Topic this Half term is all about mountains
Mighty mountains peak above the morning mists, imposing and eternal, rocky outcrops at their feet.
Discover how these giants are formed, as a fold or a block, a dome or a plateau.
Follow the water cycle's course from peak to valley and meet the exceptional tribes of the hostile Himalayas.
Then plan a mountain expedition from the BMC that is eco-friendly and safe as can be.
But beware, look out! What's by that tree? Its footprints are huge! Have we found the ........ Yeti!!!