Welcome to Eagles

Year 5/6

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Our teachers are Mrs Bagwell (Mon, Tues & Wed) and Mrs Billington (Thurs & Fri).

Miss Hardman and Mrs White are our LSAs who support us with our learning everyday.

PE will be on a Thursday so you will need to come in your PE kits on that day.

Swimming, for the children involved will be on a Monday, so please bring appropriate kit and a coat (as you will be walking to the venue).

Our School Council representatives are Alex B and Maisy C.

Our Eco Council representatives are Zack J and Finlay C. 

Our Sports Council representatives are Joshua H and Harry R.

Homework is set every Friday and should be completed by the following Wednesday. Spellings are added to the class page every Friday and tested the following Friday.

If you wish to contact us please send us an email (please copy us both into all email correspondence).

s.bagwell@carletongreen.lancs.sch.uk

j.billington@carletongreen.lancs.sch.uk

Here are some activity links to help develop your learning at home:  

            IDL - https://app.idlsgroup.com/

Times table rockstars - https://play.ttrockstars.com/

 

Autumn - This term our topic is Ancient Maya. We will be reading 'The Explorer' by Katherine Rundell.

Friday 2nd December 2022

We have had a super week getting ready for our Christmas Market. Our class and the school are beginning to look very festive. We have been busy creating different types of poems in English - haiku, kenning and cinquain. In maths we have been continuing our work on fractions. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday 7th December. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too. Your spellings are also attached below. There are 4 groups. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be Friday 9th December.

 

Please continue to bring in large pieces of cardboard and cardboard boxes for our DT work.**

Have a super weekend! 

Eagles Spellings

 

 

Friday 25th November 2022

We have completed lots of exciting work this week. We turned our narrative texts into books to keep on our bookcase at school. In maths we have been continuing our work on fractions. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday 30th November. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too. Your spellings are also attached below. There are 4 groups. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be Friday 2nd December.

**In preparation for making our Christmas decorations, please could everyone bring in an empty and clean glass jar? We would also appreciate any donations of pine cones, old artificial Christmas garlands, baubles, tinsel and ribbon that are no longer needed.

Please also bring in large pieces of cardboard and cardboard boxes for our DT work.**

Have a super weekend! 

Eagles Spellings

 

Friday 18th November 2022

We have been working very hard this week in all our lessons. We have almost finished writing our stories about The Explorer. We have also been working with fractions in Maths. On Thursday we again had some brilliant tennis coaches leading our PE lesson (even though we got soaked). Some of our Year 6 children have been completing our 'Bikeability' programme too. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday 23rd November. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too. Your spellings are also attached below. There are 4 groups. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be Friday 25th November.

**In preparation for making our Christmas decorations, please could everyone bring in a empty and clean glass jar? We would also appreciate any donations of pine cones, old artificial Christmas trees or old artificial Christmas garlands that are no longer needed.**

Have a super weekend! 

Eagles Spellings

 

Friday11th November 2022

We hope you all had a great half term holiday. We have been very pleased with the way all the children have come back to school with a super attitude to their learning. This week we have been working on our narrative based on our class book. We have also been learning how to complete long division. Some of us found it really difficult, but we persevered and now we are all pretty confident. We were also lucky enough to have some brilliant tennis coaches leading our PE lesson on Thursday. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday 16th November. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too. Your spellings are also attached below. There are 4 groups. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be Friday 18th November.

Have a super weekend! 

Eagles Spellings

 

Friday 21st October 2022

We have reached the end of our first half term in Eagles. We have been so pleased with the way all the children have settled and shown great enthisiasm in our learning. It was a pleasure to talk to parents this week about the progress you are all making. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday 9th November. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too.

**We will be having a big push on reading after half term so make sure you read as much as you can!**

We have given out passwords for TT Rockstars, IDL and Education City so you should be able to log on.

Your spellings are also attached below. There are now 4 groups. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be Friday 11th November.

Have a super two week break! 

Eagles Spellings

 

Friday 14th October 2022

We have enjoyed our learning in Eagles this week. We have been doing research about 'How Bees Make Honey' in preparation to write our explanation texts. In maths we have been understanding square and cube numbers. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too. We have given out passwords for TT Rockstars, IDL and Education City so you should be able to log on.

**Please remember to bring in the bottom of a plastic bottle and a button for our Remembrance Day art project.**

Your spellings are also attached below. There are now 4 groups. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be next Friday (21st October).

Have a super weekend! 

Eagles Spellings

 

 

Friday 7th October 2022

We have enjoyed our learning in Eagles this week. We have been writing our diary entries from Lila's point of view. In maths we have been understanding factors and multiples. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too. We have given out passwords for TT Rockstars, IDL and Education City so you should be able to log on.

Your spellings are also attached below. There are now 4 groups. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be next Friday (14th October).

Have a super weekend! 

Eagles Spellings

 

Friday 30th September 2022

We have had another super week of learning in Eagles. We were lucky enough to have a visitor telling us all about the Ancient Mayans. We spent the day looking at artefacts, doing drama activities and learning about their number system. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too. We have given out passwords for TT Rockstars, IDL and Education City so you should be able to log on.

Your spellings are also attached below. There are now 4 groups. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be next Friday (7th October).

Have a super weekend! 

Eagles Spellings

 

Friday 23rd September 2022

We have had a lovely week in Eagles. We have continued to learn about the Ancient Maya and have been trying to write a description of the Amazon Rainforest. In Maths we have been rounding and dealing with negative numbers. Your English and Maths homework is on Education City. This needs to be completed by Wednesday. Please also read as much as you can and write down what you have been reading. If you read other books you can tell us about these too. We have given out passwords for TT Rockstars, IDL and Education City so you should be able to log on.

Your spellings are also attached below. Everyone knows which group they are in. The test will be next Friday (30th).

Have a super weekend! 

Eagles Spellings

 

 

 

 

Summer Term 1 - We have a very busy half term ahead with our Year 6 children preparing for their SATs tests. Our curriculum will be focusing on World War II. Our class novel will be 'Letters from the Lighthouse' by Emma Carroll. We know you will all love this book; it comes highly recommended by previous year groups. Don't forget that this term we are swimming on a Monday afternoon.

 

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