In maths, we are learning about equivalent lengths (2,000 m = 2 KM) and measuring the perimeter of shapes. Please have a look at this fun BBC video set in a pizza cafe which focuses on perimeter and area.
In maths this week we have started to study fractions. Here is a great game to get you reacquainted to all things fractions:
The children have begun to learn about what happened to Britain once the Roman army left its shores in 410AD. Please ask your child about what "The dark ages" means and who were the Angels, Saxons and Jutes?
The children have loved reading the Michael Morpurgo written version and are beginning to make Kenning poems of the terrible night-crawling monster Grendel and the heroic Beowulf.