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, Miss Mckay. 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 Mia Dawson for a great beginning to her Egyptian traditional tale.

 

PUPIL OF THE WEEK

 

Well done to a girl in our class for always having a smile on her face.

 

Well done to Ashley Bradford for showing great skill when multiplying by multiples of 10. 

Dates for your diary:

 

Week beginning 30/10/2017 - NSPCC sponsored times table week.

9th Nov - Joint open day with Haigh Road 10-11 am and 6-7 pm

13th - 17th Nov Anti bullying week

13th Nov - Class Dynamix workshops

14th/15th Nov - Parent consultations

20th Nov - Flu Jabs

20th Nov - Year 3/4 open morning

week beginning 27th Nov - Enterprise week for School Christmas Fair

6th Dec - School Fair

6th Dec - Year 3 watching Haigh Road Christmas performance

14th Dec - Christmas performance at church

14th Dec - School Christmas Dinner

15th Dec - Carols around the tree

Weekly Routines

 

Yellow class have PE on Tuesdays and Fridays and swimming on Wednesdays for Y4. 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 have been looking at multiplication and division. We are looking at using the inverse of multiplication and division.

 

During English, we have been learning about traditional tales. We are planning, drafting and publishing our own version of a traditional tale set in ancient Egypt.

 

NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK

 

Year 3 English: pg 42 + 43

Year 3 Maths:  pg 24 + 25

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Year 4 English: pg 18 + 19

 

Year 4 Maths: pg 20 + 21

 

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Date set: 14/11/2017

Due back: 20/11/2017

OUR NEW TOPIC IS ...

Ancient Egypt

This week we have been been planning and creating a leaflet about King Tut or Ancient Egypt.

In Science we are learning about rocks and soils. This week, we have been writing a report about what we have learnt.

In Music, we are trying to put together rounds of our Amazing Egyptian song.

 

In Design Technology, we are going to begin to make our mummy, sacrophagus and cartonnage models.