WELCOME TO MALUMBE CLASS

Class Teacher - Miss Knott

Teaching Assistant - Lekeni


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English

This first half term we are basing our English around the graphic novel Slog's Dad by David Almond which explores questions about life and its meaning. We will write letters, diaries and a play script based on our ideas form the book and will sharpen our reading and debating skills by finding evidence to support our viewpoints. We will also look at different types of poetry and have a go at writing in different poetic styles. Finally, in the second half term, we will explore the travels of Charles Darwin to link into our Science topic and practice public speaking ready for the speech competition.


Maths

This term we have continued our work with fractions and geometry focusing on using reasoning and problem solving skills in connection with 3D shape. We wil also study ratio and proportion linking in to basic algebra and will revise our work on angles by looking at pie charts.


Science

In term three we will learn about the human body including the circulation system, the effect of drugs and alcohol  and changes during puberty. We will also study evolution and inheritance.


Reading with Nawimbe class

We came up with group compositions using percussion instruments based on the animation 'The Windmill Farmer' which we used for our big write.


Speech Competition

Wandi represented Sir Harry's at the Annual Speech Competition.  We were very proud of her.