A Happy Place to Learn
Victoria Junior School
Leeds, West Yorkshire LS26 0RA
Please contact Mrs S Ramskill on:
0113 393 2926
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 Imogen who has been wowing us with her handwriting this week.
PUPIL OF THE WEEK
Well done Orion for independently finding strategies to use to help improve the presentation of his writing.
Congratulations to Heidi for really pushing herself to do more this week.
Dates for your diary
6th Jan – Training Day – School Closed
7th Jan - CHILDREN BACK TO SCHOOL
9th Jan – Pizza Party – Autumn Term class attendance winners
10th Jan – Non Uniform Day for 96% Attenders
11th Feb – Safer Internet Day – activities to take place on Thurs 13th Feb
14th Feb - BREAK UP
24TH Feb - BACK TO SCHOOL
28th Feb – National Science Day
13th March – Free Pose School Photographs
W/C 23rd March – Mid Year Parent Consultation Meetings
1st April 3:30pm – 5pm Easter Disco
2nd April 1:30- 3pm Behaviour Reward afternoon
3rd April – Easter Assembly 9am
3rd April - BREAK UP
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.
Learn by Hearts: Your child will have been given a learn by heart set of facts on a Friday. They need to take this home, learn the facts and then bring their book back into school for the following Friday. Your child's maths teacher will test these facts and give the books back to the children to practise for an additional week.
This week in Mathematics we are looking at ways to check our answers.
In English we are writing our own newspaper article.
NEXT WEEK'S HOMEWORK
English: Please log in to purple mash to see what has been allocated for your homework this week.
Please see mathletics for your child's latest piece of maths homework.
Times tables homework books: 7 x tables
Completing on page 16
PLEASE NOTE: As the English task is quite lengthy, it has been set over 2 weeks.
Date set: 20/01/2020
English due back: 03/02/2020
Maths due back: 27/01/2020
Place value maths games:
Google Interland Game about online safety:
Stone Age to Iron Age
This week we were looking at what life would have been like in the Stone Age for people.
In Science we are looking at fossils and the process that causes them.
In Music, we are learning about the pentatonic scale.
In art, we will be creating artwork related to Stonehenge.