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Week Beginning 24 April 2017

MESSAGES

  • ‘Let’s Be Ambitious’ - We will be sending home an extra optional homework sheet on Wednesday for the children that like an extra challenge.  More information will be available in their homework folders.
  • As the weather is getting warmer please ensure your child is dressed appropriately and has their labelled water bottle, sun hat etc

LITERACY

This week the children will be learning how to blog about their experiences at Lin’An. We will use a range of literary techniques to write recounts that are exciting and draw readers in. We will look at how the language of blogging is different to more formal language. We will also continue to revise a range of grammar rules. 

KEY VOCABULARY

Blog, publish, informal, edit, open-ended, secure

MATHS

In maths this week we will be studying ration and proportion. We will look at the relationships between numbers, using our knowledge of fractions and decimals to make multi-step calculations. We will finish the week by completing some investigations using what we have leaned.

KEY VOCABULARY

Ratio, proportion, problem-solving, applying

THEMED LEARNING

This week's themed learning will be based on consolidating our experience at Lin'An. We will review everything we have learned: about ourselves, each other and the environment. Children will work in small groups to make presentations that can be shared with next year's Year 6. 

KEY VOCABULARY

Reflection, skills, team work, assess, develop, explain

COMPUTER PROGRAMMING  AND  DIGITAL LITERACY

This week we will be looking again at eSafety, further helping the children understand how to be safe when online and how to control their own profile on the internet. We will also look at how to make safe searches and how to respond if something inapropriat is encountered.

KEY VOCABULARY 

eSafety, responsible, aware, choices

PSHCE

This week the children will be reflecting on all they have learnt on camp and reflecting on what made them a good team member and how they can further develop their skills.

KEY VOCABULARY

Reflection, skills, team work, assess, develop, explain

Mandarin

Y6 C1

Topic: Unit 4-5 Revision & Mandarin Speech Show preparation.

Students will make a dialogue in groups, and present in front of the class.

Homework: Worksheet.

Y6 C2

Topic: Continue Lesson. 14 “Furniture”

Key Sentences: “有” and ”在”

Homework: Worksheet

Y6 C3

Topic: Lesson 7-Hobby(1)-Text 1

Student will learn how to describe their hobbies

Homework: My hobbies

Y6 C4

Topic:  Lesson 11 Daily Routine-Text 2 -Continued

Student will be able to their daily timetable with others

Y6CN1/2

本周我们将做写作练习,完成一篇写景作文的练习。

家庭作业:完成作文。

MFL

Year 6 French – Dr. Cattel / Mme McConnon

Next week, the students will be revising the verb ‘avoir’ with them to describe people’s age and pets that they have.
Homework: there will be no homework this week due to the Year 6 trip this week.

Year 5/6  Spanish -  Ms Martinez

Next week students will continue to work on the topic of food.

Year 5/6  Spanish -  Ms Caldwell

Next week we will revisit our Food Topic and learn the vocabulary for other types of food.  We will create a menu with the view to create a ‘café’ in class in order to practise ordering food.
Homework this week will be to review the Travel Brochure on SeeSaw and write a meaningful comment about the content.  For example, ‘I enjoyed reading about Madrid because………and I learned that……..’.                                

Year 5/6 French - Ms Rae  

Students will continue to work on their presentations of the school.
Homework: there will be no homework this week due to the Year 6 trip this week.

Year 5/6 Native French – M. Valente

La semaine prochaine, nous réviserons quelques homophones déjà vus cette année et apprendrons à en distinguer certains nouveaux. Pour les devoirs, Sofia et Lakmé doivent compléter les exercices sur les accords du passé composé.

Year 5/6 Native German – Ms. Brannasch

Wir untersuchten die Wörter mit doppelten Vokalen (oo, ee, aa) und übten die Schreibweise. Danach waren die Wörter mit dem Dehnungs-h unser Mittelpunkt. Zu Hause sollen die Kinder die letzte Seite (vor der grünen Test-Seite) machen und sich auf den Test vorbereiten: Rechtschreibung der häufig benutzten Wörter des Themas „Wikinger“ üben, aber auch die Unterrichtstexte durchlesen.

Year 5/6 Native Spanish  – Ms Garcia

La semana próxima trabajaremos la lectura en voz alta y la comprensión lectora. Para deberes, tienen que leer un capítulo más de su libro y resumirlo en un folio que tendrán que pegar/copiar en su libreta.

DUTCH

Kunst met een grote K

De verhalen van Y3 en Y4 vinden deze week een plekje in het Muurseum. Wegens het grote schrijfsucces van de leerlingen publiceren we ook ‘Het Grote Muurseum Voorleesboek’ met alle kunstwerken en verhalen van leerlingen.

De leerlingen van Year 5 en 6 werken verder aan hun kunstenaarsprofiel. Ook zij starten met het schrijven van een fantasieverhaal gebaseerd op een kunstwerk van een kunstenaar uit de Lage Landen.

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