Welcome to Class 5 2015-2016

Class 5

Mrs Kukula

Year 5

2015-2016 

A new year, an exciting New Curriculum and an old teacher!

 

Mrs Kukula is looking forward to teaching you in September.

Others who will be helping in our class are:

Mrs Dennis 

Mrs Howe

Mrs Lowe

Mrs Heppenstall

Do ask if you have any questions.

   

READING

Reading books will stay at school.

We will read EVERYDAY in class. Some children will receive extra individual reading sessions.

 

SPELLING

We have weekly spelling tests which follow the National Curriculum Statutory Spelling List. Testing will be on MONDAY.

 

You will get new spellings and homework to help you learn these spellings and rules. Work needs to be neat and well presented in blue ink (not biro).  This is to be handed in the following MONDAY.

 

WEEKLY HOMEWORK

On FRIDAY a homework involving Maths, English or topic will be set. It will involve something covered in school so that you can explain it to your parents.

 

Homework needs to be handed in on THURSDAY.

 

TIMES TABLE CHALLENGE

EVERY TWO WEEKS you will be set a new times table challenge. 

Now that you are in Year 5 this will be a SILVER CHALLENGE. 

You will be tested on your own by Mrs Howe in a random order for your specific table.

Example:  4 X Silver Challenge   (0 X 4  to  12 X 4) 

         6 X 4 =

 9 X 4 =

 2 X 4 =

and so on...

 

IN CLASS 5 YOU WILL NEED:

 

  • Black indoor pumps

 

  • Indoor P.E. kit :

blue shorts and white t–shirt.

  • Outdoor PE kit:

tracksuit, t-shirt, spare pair of socks, trainers and carrier bag for wet clothing!

 

  • A small pencil case - containing:

2 pencils, rubber,

pencil sharpener

A BLUE ink fountain pen

A 30cm ruler

A small collection of gel and felt pens can also be brought.

 

 

Please put your name on everything –especially stationary, uniform and indoor pumps!