Cyprus and Ithaca Blog: Week Beginning:  14.5.18   Welcome back to Cyprus and Ithaca class,   In Literacy this week we will be continuing learning about persuasive writing and adverts. This week we will be creating adverts to entice customers to come and buy some of our favourite products!!!     In Numeracy we will be…

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Cyprus and Ithaca Blog: Week Beginning: 18.9.17 Welcome back to Cyprus and Ithaca class, This week we have been very busy focusing on column method addition and subtraction. We have also been practising some mental maths and learning about Carroll Diagrams. In Literacy we have been focusing on expressing our opinions within different forms of…

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Spellings for Friday 30/06/17: unhappy released remained misplaced distinguish disappeared disturbed disappearance unusual misunderstood

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As our topic of electricity comes to an end, we are asking the children to either bring in cardboard boxes and plastic bottles or make their own robot out of cardboard at home! This will be due Friday 26th May as we are going to use our knowledge of circuits to make them light up! Thank…

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Literacy – This week we are continuing to look at poetry, in particular rhyming couplets. We are continuing to explore the use of simile, rhythm, and alliteration, as well as free verse poetry. By the end of the week, the children will be writing their own free verse simile poem. Numeracy – We are focusing…

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Literacy – This week we are looking at poetry, in particular the different features. We are exploring the use of language, rythym, onomatopoeia, aliteration and rhyming couplets, as well as free verse poetry. By the end of the week, the children will be writing their own free verse poem. Numeracy – We are focussing on…

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Hello Year 4! This week, we will be looking at estimating using rounding and the inverse operation in numeracy using tens, hundreds and thousands for some! Later on in the week, we will be converting between grams and kilograms.  In Literacy, we are taking the amazing stories that the children wrote last week and writing notes!…

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This last week we have been finishing our topic on habitats and changes in the environment. We wrote explanation texts, identifying the key-features and using them in our writing. The children chose to write about their favourite animal, and included facts that they had learnt during their topic lessons. In Numeracy we tackled division methods,…

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This week the children have been learning about different forms of writing. These include answering letters as an agony aunt and writing diary entries. All the children did really well with this which was great! In numeracy, we have been working with fractions and introduced decimals! By the end of the week, all the children…

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