Category Archives: Sycamore Team

Sycamore Team – Year 5 (Mr Steed)

Sycamore Team – Spring First Half Term Plan

Sycamore Team – Spring First Half Term Plan

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Slight change of timetable

Please find attached a slightly amended timetable for years 5 and 6. Years 5 will have a similar timetable with the exception of the switch of Maths and Literacy in the morning, having Literacy first, with Maths after break. This will be implemented  from Tuesday 17th November 2015. Oak Timetable 2015.16  

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Welcome back to Years 5 and 6!

Welcome back to all our year 5 and 6 children who are settling back well into their new classes. We have an exciting and busy year ahead of us and are always available to help if you have any worries or concerns! Years 5 and 6 will be focussing on the brain and how we learn for the first 2 … Continue reading

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Rainforests and beyond!

Welcome back to all the children in Aspen, Lime and Oak class. The children are now well into the first term and enjoying their new topic for this term; Rainforests! Termly_Planning_Sheet_rainforests,_conservation

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Aspen, Lime and Oak explore the wild and wacky world of Roald Dahl.

This term in Aspen, Lime and Oak we are basing much of our curriculum around the works of Roald Dahl. This will involve reading such favourites as “Georges Marvellous Medicine”, which presents lots of opportunities for exploring mixtures and solutions, “The Witches” or ” The BFG” which lend themselves to character studies and sequels, and “James and the Giant Peach” as a … Continue reading

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Spring Term years 5 and 6

Welcome to the Spring Term for Year 5 and 6. This term will lead to the Year 5 Residential visit to East Dene before Easter and the Year 6 SATs in May. Maths will include our on-going studies of basic skills, problem solving and the use of the Excel computer programme. Out Topic work this term will based on the … Continue reading

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Years 5 and 6 news

Welcome to the Autumn term for the years 5 and 6. Our topics this term focus upon the Home Front during the Second World War. It will culminate in Aspen and Lime’s Living History Day in the Northwood WI Hall. The children from the two classes will be walked from the school to spend the day doing activities to help … Continue reading

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Summer term Planning.

Welcome to an action packed Summer Term for Year 5 and 6. Our topic this term focuses upon the Victorians, highlighting the achievements in science and technology made during this era. We will be including the work of notable Victorian scientists and engineers such as Darwin, Brunel and  Alexander Graham Bell as featured in the new National Science Curriculum. We … Continue reading

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What a Wonderful World!

This Spring term Aspen and Lime Teams are going to be studying Rainforests and Conservation. We will be finding out about the exotic flora and fauna of this important ecosystem and looking at the impact that mankind is having on the environment. View plan.

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Autumn term

                                         This term Aspen and Lime are basing our work around the wild and whacky world of Roald Dahl. We will be reading a range of books including “Georges Marvellous Medicine”, “The Witches” and “James and the Giant Peach” and basing our work around this. Marvellous mixtures will be made and chemistry involving mixtures, solutions and crystal making will take place. … Continue reading

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