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Puriton Primary School

Puriton Primary School

Welcome to Jet Class

Teacher: Mr McKechan

Teaching Assistant: Mrs Smallwood

 

Weekly News

W/C 4th December

This week in Jet Class we have been:

  • Writing a range of poems about a winter scene, including Haiku, diamante and cinquain poems.
  • Learning about the different stages in a human’s life and how the body grows or changes, as we get older.
  • Reading and interpreting data found in different tables.
  • Attending a STEM festival with Year 6 pupils at Bridgwater College. We made windmills, circuits and coloured lip balm. We also used VR headsets, a 3D printer and completed other fun activities.
  • Watching the KS1 performance, which was brilliant.
  • Investigating stories from the Bible in RE and spoke about why they are important.

W/C 27th November

This week in Jet Class we have been:

  • Learning about the life cycle of a non-flowering plant in Science and representing it in our own way.
  • Writing similes and metaphors to prepare for poetry writing.
  • Learning about democracy in Qualities and Values.
  • Learning about communion
  • Drawing line graphs and interpreting the data.

W/C 20th November

This week in Jet Class we have been:

  • Learning about the life cycle of a flowering plant in Science and representing it in our own way.
  • Reading and interpreting line graphs; we have started to draw our own line graphs and plot the data accurately.
  • Learning how to use parenthesis in literacy. Parenthesis is extra information that is placed between brackets, dashes or commas.
  • Painting our Egyptian sarcophagi, which have turned out really well.

W/C 6th November

This week in Jet Class we have been:

  • Learning how to find missing digits in subtraction calculations and using the inverse to solve problems.
  • Planning and writing our own newspaper reports about Howard Carter’s amazing discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1922.
  • Learning about the different stages of mummification in our topic work.
  • Talking about the importance of different types of relationships in quality values.

W/C 30th October

This week in Jet Class we have been:

  • Learning how to subtract numbers accurately and solving problems involving subtraction.
  • Exploring the features of newspaper reports and writing detailed orientations about a number of different news stories.
  • Answering inference and retrieval questions linked to an extract from ‘Stormbreaker’.
  • Learning about baptisms in RE.
  • Creating life cycles of different animal types in Science.