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. 

 

Our class governor is Sarah Burdall.

 

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

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.

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.

WHAT HAVE WE BEEN LEARNING ABOUT

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.

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 16

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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

OUR NEW TOPIC IS ...

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.