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Welcome to Planets Class

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Welcome to Planets Class!

You will find lots of useful information on our class page. Please keep checking for the latest events and photos. Remember to check Marvellous Me for classroom updates and our Hellingly School Facebook page.

PE will be taught on a Tuesday and Thursday. Please make sure you come to school wearing your correct clothing.

We will be focusing on Gym on Tuesday and Dance on Thursday.

Enquiry Term 2

The Mayans: Their Civilization And Eventual Collapse - History

Term 2 enquiry ‘The Mayans- Where did they go?’

This enquiry will be a history based enquiry.

In Term 2 you will learn all about the Mayans and where historians believe they ‘vanished’ to.

Home Learning

As part of our Term 2 enquiry, ‘The Mayans Where did they go? we would like you to design/ create/ or research into an area of your interest. This is to be brought into school W/C 11th December 2023. We will share your master pieces with our class. We look forward to seeing what creative and inventive ideas you come up with.

Planets Curriculum meeting 19.09.23


Knowledge organisers …

Spellings ✏️

You will be tested every Monday on your spellings . The new list will appear here each week.

Continue to learn your 5 and 6 words at home throughout the year

Term 2 spellings

Term 1 spellings

Maths 🧮

Maths home learning – please log into TT Rockstars. This should be for 5-10minutes daily. Please let Mrs Innes know if you need your childs’ details sent home again. A weekly paper copy will also come home for your child to complete. If they return or access TT Rockstars online team points will be added.

Time Table Rock Star Challenge every Wednesday!

Every Wednesday, we will be doing the Times Table Rock Stars Challenge. Each week your child will bring home a times table to focus on improving their speed in multiplying and dividing by that particular number. If this is returned to school team points will be added.

Reading 📖 📖

Please read 5 times weekly. You will find on our class page some suggested year 5 reads and books linked to our enquiry learning. Ensure you sign your reading records to add to our class reading raver points.

Term The rain player? Term 2 read aloud Narnia

Year 5 recommended reads 📚 📚

Need some inspiration for your next reading book? How about trying some of these year 5 recommended reads. Remember if there is a particular book series/author please let us know and we can try to add it to our school library.

📚 📚 Mayan Enquiry suggested reads

Year 5 reads

Year 5 reads
Year 5 reads
Year 5 reads

Other resources

English resources

Maths resources

Class photos

Greek Fashion

Hands of history 26th September 2023