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. 

 

If you missed our recent 'meet the teacher' meeting, please see the slides here.

WRITER OF THE WEEK

Well done to a girl in our class for great use of conjunctions.

 

PUPIL OF THE WEEK

 

Well done to a boy in our class for working hard in all his subjects.

Well done a girl in our class who always gives 100% to all her work.

Dates for your diary:

3rd September - Training Day

12th September - Meet the teacher meeting 6pm

WC 17th September - Health and Wellbeing Week

25th September - Non-uniforn day

28th September - Macmillan coffee morning

WC 1st October - Black history month/ dyslexia awareness week

18th October - School photographs

26th October - Harvest Festival

8th November - RVS and HR open day

WC 12th November - Anti-bullying week

16th November - Maths day 

WC 19th November - Book fair week

 

 

 

 

Weekly Routines

 

Yellow class have PE on Mondays and Tuesdays and swimming on Wednesdays for Y4. Homework is given each Monday and X table tests are done every day of the week in their times tables books.

 

Children are now allocated a day (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesdays or Fridays) when they 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 learning about place value and addition. We are finding 10/100 and 1000 more before moving onto column addition.

In English, we are looking at Newspaper reports. We are looking at the features of the text type and practising how to use some of these.

NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK

 

Year 3 English: pgs 44 + 45

Year 4 English: pgs 40 + 41

 

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Maths Homework:

Rainbows (Mr May's Group): Year 4 pg 11

Year 3: pgs 10 + 11

 

Shooting Stars (Mrs Kershaw's Group): pgs 16 + 17

 

Thunderbolts (Miss Houlden's Group): Tens and ones sheet

 

 

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Date set: 15/10/2018

Due back: 22/10/2018

OUR NEW TOPIC IS ...

The Romans

This week we are looking at what impact the Romans had on Britain.

In Science we are looking at electricity. we will be investigating the different types of power, including renewable and non-renewable power.

In Music, we are looking at how music can be used to communicate information.

 

In DT, we are looking at mosaics, ready to design and create own ourselves.