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 to Chloe Mail for a fantastic setting description of the Stone Age.

 

PUPIL OF THE WEEK

 

Well done to Ashley Bradford for great understanding of tenths and hundredths.

Well done to Ralph Sutton for a great explanation of solids, liquids and gases in Science.

Dates for your diary:

 

20th April - Science Day

w/c 21st May - British Values Week

25th May - Break up

4th June - School open

4th 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 beginning to look at coordinates. This week, we are focusing on translation of points and shapes.

In English, we are planning and drafting a formal letter of complaint.

 

NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK

 

Year 3 English: pgs 70 + 71

Year 3 Maths: translation sheet.

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Year 4 English: pgs 70 + 71

Year 4 Maths: pgs 59 + 60

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Date set: 23/04/2018

Due back: 30/04/2018

OUR NEW TOPIC IS ...

Brazil and its rainforest

This week we have been looking at maps to find Brazil and identifying its features.

In Science we are learning about plants.

We have begun by making observations about plants from what we can see.

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

 

In art, we have begun to investigate the masks that are used in Brazilian carnivals.