Welcome to Cannon Street Class

Class Teacher - Mr Grundey

Classroom teaching assistants - Miss Marshal and Mrs Ancel

PPA cover - Mrs Forde

Music - Mrs Hughes / Mr Regan

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Second Week of December – 9-12-2019

December 8, 2019
After the inspiring CSMA concert on Thursday, we are now landing in rehearsal madness. This week’s homework: Au2-Wk6-06122019   Maths: We will now move on to dividing 4-digit numbers by one- and later two-digit numbers (visual and formal).   English: Linked with our D&T learning, we will explore the features and techniques of instructions (recipes) and then improve a given poor example.   D&T: Our first project will focus on designing and planning a “christmassy” building project.   Science: We will take the first step with our “Forces” topic by exploring gravity and air resistance.   Spanish:  Continue and expand exchanging personal information.   PSHE: Connor, our visitor from Nuffield Health, will work with us again on how to keep ourselves physically and mentally fit and healthy.

Merits and ClassDojo Week ending 8th December 2019

December 8, 2019

… this week’s merits:  … since I don’t want to spoil the Merit assembly which was moved to tomorrow, please wait until tomorrow evening.

… our Dojo winners this week: Lillian (47), Richa (46) and Leen (44). “Fabu-tastic!”

 

First Week of December 2019

December 1, 2019

This week will see the beginning of our “serious” Christmas Concert rehearsals.

 

We are looking forward to CMA’s concert in Minster Church on Thursday and our school’s Christmas Fair on Saturday.

 

This week’s homework: Au2-Wk5-29112019

 

Maths: We focus on multiplying and dividing by 10/100/1000 as well as multiples of 10/100/1000

 

English: This week, we will plan, write and then edit our independent film review of “Hidden Figures”. WHAT AN INSPIRING MOVIE!

 

  • Looking at Grammar, we will start unpicking and then working on mastering subordination and subordinating clauses, but also further expand our vocabulary used for describing character and personality.

 

Art: Working hard and focused, we will paint and assemble our Cardboard Relief.

 

Science: After our fabulous rockets have explored the skies, we will now enter our new amazing topic “Forces”. (PICTURES WILL FOLLOW LATER)

Here are two videos as well (download and play in VLC-Player): 002 021

 

Spanish:  Continue and expand exchanging personal information.

 

PSHE: Connor, our visitor from Nuffield Health, will work with us on how to keep ourselves physically and mentally fit and healthy.

Merits and Dojo wk of 25th November 2019

December 1, 2019

… this week’s merits:  Akosua, Evie, Magnus & William.

… our Dojo winners this week: Lillian (35), Oscar (34) and Magnus (33). Fantastic!

 

IMPORTANT DATES

November 23, 2019

To help the families plan with the incredibly busy weeks ahead, please check and note the following dates:

Friday, 29th November – Own Clothes Day for the Bottle Tombola (bring a bottle to be used as a prize during the Christmas Fair)

 

Tuesday, 5th December 10:45 – Croydon CMA concert (only children)

 

Saturday, 7th December 11-15 – Friends of Howard Christmas Fair

 

Friday, 13th December – Christmas Lunch and Christmas Jumper Day

 

Monday, 16th December pm – Rehearsal in Church

 

Tuesday, 17th December 2:15 – Y5/6 Christmas Concert in Church

 

Thursday, 19th December – Attendance Assembly

 

Wednesday, 8th January 2020 – Greek Workshop in the Hall (themed day with costumes)

Merits and Dojo – Week ending 24th November 2019

November 23, 2019

INCREDIBLE – This week you earned 999 Dojo Points!

… this week’s merits:  Leen (being a fabulous role model) and in fact the whole class – You helped so well setting up the exhibition and clearing up after. Thank you.

… our Dojo winners this week: Cynde (53), Lillian (50) and Emiliana (48). VERY WELL DONE!

 

Last week of November

November 23, 2019

… and here it is, the end of November! The Christmas Madness is coming closer and closer and closer.

We are looking forward to an exciting week of learning and it is only one week before we are going to be attending CMA’s concert in Minster Church.

This week’s homework: Au2-Wk4-22112019

 

 

Maths: We will continue with multiplication with a focus on multiplying 2, 3 and 4-digit numbers by two-digit numbers (visual and formal).

A little multiplication puzzle for the family. Spot similarities and differences between the methods.

 

English: Having created a solid base for our first film review, we will first write our guided review of “Dora the explorer – And the lost city of Gold”.

  • Based on what this will have taught us in terms of Grammar, Vocabulary and Technique, the next step is to develop an independent film review. We will watch and plan so that we can independently write in the first week of December.

Art: Working hard and focused, we will cut and paint our Cardboard Relief before we can assemble it in the first week of December.

Science: Friday will see the launch of our rockets and then we will enter the amazing topic “Forces”.

Spanish:  Continue and expand exchanging personal information.

PSHE: Connor, our visitor from Nuffield Health, will work with us on how to keep ourselves physically and mentally fit and healthy.

Rocket Exhibition

November 20, 2019

Please remember to visit us for our Rocket Exhibition after school this Thursday.

Thank you.

 

 

Merits and Dojo

November 17, 2019

… for last week’s merits: Kamil, Akosua, Oscar, Richa, Lillian and Amna.

… for the merits from the week before: Lisa, Deen, Ashton (London Bridge Class) & Keona (London Bridge Class).

… to our Dojo winners this week: Wow, Emiliana, Daisy and Lillian have all got 21 Dojo Points. WELL DONE!

 

Week 18th November 2019

November 17, 2019

Unbelievable, we have entered the second half of November!

Tomorrow afternoon, we will have a visitor …

 

Maths: We are going to continue with multiplication and division (4×1 with and without exchange, visualisation of exchange, 2×2 with visualisation and exchange).  

English: In this busy week ahead, we will …

  • expand our skills when describing characters and settings,
  • improve a film review and
  • then plan and write our own film review on “Dora the explorer – And the lost city of Gold”.

Art: We will finally start making our Cardboard Relief.

Science: We will finish Space.

Spanish: Exchange further personal information.

PSHE: Hopefully, our visitors will arrive and work with us on how to keep ourselves fit and healthy.

 

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