Thornhill Primary School

Marigolds

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome to Marigolds

Staff members: Mrs Walls, Mrs R Pye, Mrs W Abdul and Mrs R Bibi

 

A Typical School Day 

 

Morning Job

Phonics

English - including Grammar and Spelling

Break Time

Maths

Lunch Time 

Assembly (Monday and Friday)

Foundation Subjects (Art, Computing, Design & Technology, Geography, History, Music, PE, RHE, RE and Science) 

Reading Practice

Class Read

Home Time

 

 

Weekly Overview

 

Monday

Reading book bag in school

Spelling test

Homework set and due in the following Monday

Tuesday

Reading book bag in school 

Wednesday

Reading book bag in school

PE Kit to be worn to school

Reading for pleasure book in school

Return reading for pleasure book and phonics book

Thursday

Reading book bag in school

PE Kit to be worn to school

Friday 

Reading book bag in school 

Termly Overview

Term What we will be covering
Autumn Term

Art - Drawing

Computing  Computing Systems and Networks and Creating Media (digital photography)

Design & Technology - Mechanisms – sliders and levers

Geography - My local area and Tulum Mexico

History - Events beyond living memory - Great Fire of London

Music - Charanga - Pulse, Rhythm and Pitch 

PE - OAA and Multi-skills

RHE - Caring school and feelings and relationships

RE - Belonging to a community: Where do Jews and Christians belong? Where do I belong? 

Science - Animals including humans (healthy living) and Everyday Materials

Spring Term

Art - Painting

Computing  Programming A (robot algorithms)

Design & Technology - Structure - Freestanding structures

Geography - 

History - Changes in technology

Music - 

PE - 

RHE - 

RE - 

Science - Uses of materials

Summer Term

Art - Printing

Computing  Creating Media (digital music) and Programming B (programming quizzes)

Design & Technology - Food – preparing fruit and vegetables

Geography - World Geography

History - Exploration

Music - 

PE - 

RHE - 

RE - 

Science - Plants and Living things and their habitats

Class Novels

 

So far this year, we have read the following texts:

 

 

This is our current book that we are using for English. 

 

 

 

 

 


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    00:00 to 14:00
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  • Friday 20 Sep 24
    09:00 to 15:15
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  • Thursday 26 Sep 24
    School Photographer in school
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  • Friday 25 Oct 24
    Break up for Half Term
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  • Tuesday 8 Jul 25
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Useful Websites to support learning

      

Use NumBots at home so your child can improve their recall and fluency in mental addition and subtraction, so that they move from counting to calculating. 

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