Rothwell Victoria Junior School

A Happy Place to Learn

Victoria Junior School
Cornwall Crescent,
Rothwell,
Leeds, West Yorkshire LS26 0RA

Please contact Mrs S Ramskill on:

0113 393 2926​

office@victoria-jun.leeds.sch.uk

Yellow Class

Welcome to Yellow Class's page! In Yellow Class, there is our class teacher, Miss Houlden,  and our support assistant, Mr Miah. We are supported by Mrs Ellis and Mrs Irving, our HLTAs. We have 28 children in our class and they are a mix of year 3 and 4.   

Thank you to all the parents/carers who managed to make it to our 'Meet the teacher' opening evening. If you didn't make it, please click here for the slide show.

Please click here if you missed the Castleton 2018 meeting for your current Year 4 child

WRITER OF THE WEEK

Well done to a boy in our class for making great improvements to his handwriting and spelling.

 

PUPIL OF THE WEEK

 

Well done to Zach Piercy for great understanding of the four operations.

 

Well done to a girl in our class who is always helpful.

Dates for your diary:

 15th Jan - Maths open morning

w/c 15th Jan - World of work week

1st Feb - Y3/4 trip to Yorkshire Museum

5th Feb - Safer Internet Week

7th Feb - Y3/4 Movie Night

9th Feb - Break up

19th Feb - Back to school

w/c 12th Feb - Parent's consultations

29th Mar - Break up

 

Weekly Routines

 

Yellow class have PE on Tuesdays and Fridays and swimming on Wednesdays for Y3. Homework is given each Monday and X table tests are done on this day too.

 

Children are now allocated a day (Monday, Tuesday or Fridays) when the are tested on their spellings and given new spellings for the next week. The date for your child can be found on their weekly spelling sheet.

Reading books and planners should be signed by adults and presented on Mondays and Thursdays.

WHAT HAVE WE BEEN LEARNING ABOUT

This week in Mathematics we are beginning to look at fractions. We have begun to find fractions of a whole and a set.

 

During English, we have been looking at narrative writing. We are going to be identifying the features and beginning to write a myth.

 

NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK

 

Year 3 English: pgs 34 + 35

Year 3 Maths: pgs 28 + 29

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Year 4 English: pgs 40 + 41

Year 4 Maths: pgs 28 + 29 

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Date set: 19/02/2018

Due back: 26/02/2018

OUR NEW TOPIC IS ...

Stone age to iron age

This week we have been investigating what life was like in the Stone Age.

In Science we are learning about states of matter.

We are beginning with investigating what we mean by the terms: solid, liquid and gas.

In Music, we have been looking at how to keep the beat of the music.

 

In art, we had great fun creating cave paintings with paper and chalk. This week, we are using sandpaper and paints to create our cave paintings.