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.

WRITER OF THE WEEK

To be announced on Friday......

 

PUPIL OF THE WEEK

To be announced on Friday......

 

 

 

 

Dates for your diary:

Monday 4th September - Training Day

Tuesday 5th September - Children back to school

Tuesday 19th September - Meet the teachers evening - 6pm

Week commencing 25th September - Health and Wellbeing week.

Friday 29th September - Macmillan coffee morning

Friday 13th October - Harvest Festival

Friday 20th October - School photographs and break up.

 

 

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 Wednesday) 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 place value. We have looked at number sequencing, rounding and partitioning of numbers.

 

During English, we have been learning about recounts. We have studied the features of a recount and planned one of our own.

NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK

 

Year 3 English: pg 4+5

 

Year 3 Maths:  pg 6+7

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Year 4 English: pg 4+5

 

Year 4 Maths: pg 8+9

 

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Date set: 25/09/2017

Due back: 02/10/2017

OUR NEW TOPIC IS ...

Ancient Egypt

This week we have been been starting to look at where Egypt is and we are starting to look at the process of mummification.

In Science we are learning about rocks and soils. We have looked at the three types of rocks: sedimentary, igneous and metamorphic.

In Music, we are looking begun to look at music that links to our ancient Egypt topic.

 

In Design Technology, we will be designing and making a sarcophagus, mummy and cartonnage.