UKS2 Newsletter – Summer 2 2022
Welcome back! We hope you had an excellent half term. A term full of learning and excitement awaits! Our last term of 21/22 and for some last ever at Scotter School!
Reminders for the Summer Term 2022
Spellings will be tested on a Thursday and new ones given the same day. Homework will be set on a Friday, due in the following Friday.
Class Dojo is still being used to communicate with parents and there is a ‘contact the teacher’ form on the class page on the website. Please keep an eye on the class page on the website and ClassDojo for updates and learning taking place in the class.
Curriculum Focus for Summer 2 Term 2022
❖Fox – properties of shape, position and direction and converting units.
❖Kestrel – ratio(Y6), algebra (Y6), converting units, volume, reasoning and problem solving.
❖Kingfisher – Conversion of units, statistics and ratio and proportion.
❖English – We will be learning about writing to persuade – looking at Greek Mythology Pandora’s Box. We will also be looking at writing to entertain – looking at narrative poetry - The Ilia
❖Science – What are living things and how do you classify them?
❖History – What legacy did the Ancient Greeks leave for us?
❖Computing – How can I programme a physical device? Can I create a successful quiz? How can technology affect health and wellbeing?
❖RE – How do religious and non-religious people express the beliefs/views creatively?
❖PE – What makes a successful athlete, swimming (Y5), How do we win a game of rounders?
❖Music – How does music connect us with the environment?
❖DT – Can I build a scale model of the Parthenon?
❖PSHE – What do I need to know about the wider world?
❖French – ‘Que puis-je dire du passé? What can I say about the past?
Diary Dates For Summer 2 2022
As we have learnt, the best made plans sometimes need to change. The above dates may need to be altered but we will do our best to communicate any necessary changes as soon as we are aware.