Upperwood
Academy

Class 8

Welcome to class 8, we are so excited to be back at school! We have two teachers working in class 8 - Miss Fox is your teacher on Monday and Tuesday and Miss Lancaster on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Mrs Hanson is our teaching assistant. 

 

Our PE days are Wednesday and Thursday please bring your kit. Year 5 children will be swimming from Thursday 15th September until January don't forget your swimming costume and towel! Children who are swimming won't arrive back at school until 3:30pm on Thursdays. Please collect your child from the classroom door as normal.

 

Our topics this half term are:

 

Geography - The water cycle

Science - Living things and their habitats

RE- Sikhism 

Computing and PSHE - E-safety

Music - Glockenspiel and Mamma Mia

Art - Drawing based on Romero Britto's work

PE - Football and yoga

Spanish - Wild Animals 

 

Homework

 

Spellings are put on spelling shed every Friday and there is a spelling battle the following Friday. Please ensure your child also practices their times tables on TT rockstar. 

 

Please read at least three times a week at home and log your reading on BOOM reader. All log ins have been sent home for all apps/websites used.