Spring 1st Half Term
As part of our Topic this half term we will be looking at Myths and Legends with a particular focus on Theseus and the Minotaur in ancient Greece. We will be researching societies that are well known for their myths and legends and turning mythical characters into comic book super heroes. Furthermore we will be finding out about traditions, celebrations and religious festivals which have been influenced by myths and legends. As part of the children’s learning log task they will be expected to research five different myths and legends from around the world and design their own mythical creature. This should be completed and handed in at the latest by Friday 7th February.
Homework will be set each Thursday and needs to be returned for the following Wednesday. Your child will be given a homework folder and all work should be placed in this. Homework is an essential part of the curriculum and your support is appreciated. Children who do not complete homework tasks will need to complete it in THEIR TIME in school. Spellings will be sent home every Thursday and children will tested every Friday.
Reading books will be sent home on every night. Children need to have their Reading Record signed every night by an adult.
Ensuring P.E kit is in school on Monday and Friday. P.E lessons will take place INSIDE therefore children need to come with suitable clothes for indoor P.E.