Welcome to Turtles

Teacher - Turtles Colin Heinink
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Turtles class is made up of 10 lovely Key Stage 2 children and 5/6 lovely staff.

In Turtles class we really enjoy our learning. We love to learn in different ways. We especially enjoy singing songs to help with our Maths and English and we like to cook and use computers. The children in Turtles class are really good at learning in a calm way. We are focused and hardworking which is awesome. The most wonderful thing about Turtles class is that we are always so polite and friendly to each other. We have happy days.

Turtles Summer Term 2 Timetable 2022

Summer Term 2 2022Curriculum Info for parents
MathsIn Maths we are practising our calculations. We will be using different resources to help us add and takeaway. We will start by using numbers up to 20. As we get confident we will try numbers up to 100.
EnglishIn English we will be doing some more work on performing poems. We will be performing them to children from another class. We will also be looking at writing by Roald Dahl.
ScienceScience is all about experiments. We will be making various predictions before seeing what happens and considering whether we were right.
ICTIn ICT we will take videos of our school day using the Ipads and then paste them into a PowerPoint. We will be combining text and graphics by adding text box captions.
PSHE & CitizenshipPSHE is all about feelings. We will be reading different stories about feelings and identifying the emotions of the characters. We will then relate these to our own feelings.
DTIn DT we will be looking at different footwear before designing and making our own. We will then be evaluating our work and making improvements.
HistoryTracey will be teaching the children about maps and directions. We will using the language of directions to navigate the school.
ArtArt is all about nature. We have begun by looking at famous paintings of nature through the years. We have been describing and giving our opinions. We will be collecting objects from nature and representing them using different art materials.
MusicIn Music lessons Turtles will be looking at rhythm and dynamics on a variety of musical instruments.
REIn RE we will be looking at some stories from Hinduism.