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 29 children in our class and they are a mix of year 3 and 4.   

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

WRITER OF THE WEEK

Well done Autumn Hamilton who has made great leaps in progress with her writing.

 

PUPIL OF THE WEEK

 

Well done to Imogen Ferraby for being an enthusiastic learner and carrying on her studies at home.

Well done to Madison Rodger for helping others at the swimming pool and being a kind friend.

Dates for your diary:

 

20th April - Science Day

w/c 21st May - British Values Week

25th May - Break up

4th June - School open

18th June - Olympic athlete visit

6th July - Leavers assembly

w/c 9th July - Sports afternoon (weather permitting)

16th & 17th July - Transition days

20th July - 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 looking at Roman numerals. We will be practising how to write and read these as well as using them to add and subtract.

In English, we are continuing to look at explanations. We are looking at the different sections of the text and practising how to write these.

NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK

 

Year 3 English: pgs 88 + 89

Year 3 Maths: 48 + 49

Maths is recapping on previous learning.

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Year 4 English: pgs 92 + 93

Year 4 Maths: pgs 26 + 27

Maths homework is recapping on previous learning.

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Date set: 18/06/2018

Due back: 25/06/2018

OUR NEW TOPIC IS ...

Brazil and the UK

This week we have been looking at where in the world Brazil and the UK are. This week, we are looking at the geography of the two places.

In Science we are learning about plants.

We are investigating how water travels through the plant.

This week, we are looking at our results from our experiment and drawing our conclusions.

In Music, we are looking at the Ten Pieces on the BBC called 'There's no place like....'

We have begun to think about how we can create sounds that relate to where we live using our voices, bodies and instruments.

 

In DT, we are planning a bug hotel as a habitat for local creatures.