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 assistants, Mrs Bell and Mrs Naylor. 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. 

 

Thank you to all the parents/carers who joined us for the 'meet the teacher' meeting. If you missed it, please find the slides here.

 

WRITER OF THE WEEK

Well done to Elouise for stowing great stamina with her story writing.

 

PUPIL OF THE WEEK

 

Well done to Kian for making great progress and working hard in all lessons.

 

Congratulations to a boy in our class who has made great efforts with his maths work.

Dates for your diary:

 2nd and 3rd Sept – TRAINING DAYS 

10th September RVS 50 Year Anniversary 

10th Sept -  6pm Meet the Teacher Evening for Y3 / 4 parents  

27th Sept -  Macmillan Coffee Morning

2nd Oct - Maths open morning 10am

WC 7th Oct – Health and Wellbeing Week

17th Oct – School Photographs 

24th Oct – Harvest Festival 9am 

25th Oct – TRAINING DAY 

7th Nov – RVS and Haigh Road Joint Open Day for Prospective Y3 Parents for September 2020   10 -11am and 6-7pm   

WC 11th Nov – Anti Bullying Week 

WC 18th Nov -  Book Fair Week 

WC 18th Nov -  Parent Consultation Week 

WC 2nd Dec Enterprise week in readiness for Christmas fair 

9th Dec – Nurses in school – flu vaccinations – all year groups 

10th Dec - Y3/4 Christmas Production 1:30/6pm

11th Dec Christmas Fair 

12th Dec- School Pantomime 1:15pm 

12th December School Disco – 3:30 - 5pm 

16th Dec –1:15pm Church Rehearsal 

17th Dec – 1:15pm Carol Concert at Holy Trinity Church 

18th Dec- 1:30- 3pm Behaviour afternoon 

19th Dec – Christmas Dinner 

Weekly Routines

 

Yellow class have PE on Tuesdays and Fridays and swimming on Wednesdays for Y4s. Homework is given each Monday and X table tests are done every day of the week in their times tables books.

 

Children will be tested on their spellings on a Thursday and given new spellings for the next week. 

To find this week's spelling lists, click here.

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 addition and subtraction methods.

In English we are starting to look at non-chronological reports.

NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK

 English: Please log in to purple mash to see what has been allocated for your homework this week.

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/victoria-ls26

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Maths Homework:

Please see mathletics for your child's latest piece of maths homework.

https://www.mathletics.com/uk/

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Times tables homework books: 7 x tables 

Completing on page 11

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Date set: 02/12/2019

Due back: 09/12/2019

OUR NEW TOPIC IS ...

Ancient Egypt

This week we are looking at what the Egyptians have done for our modern world.

In Science we are using our independent investigation skills to plan our own investigation about forces and magnets.

In Music, we are learning the importance of timing within a piece of music.

In DT, we will be designing and making our own mummy, sarcophagi and cartonnage.