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Upton Junior School

Upton Junior School

One Childhood - One Chance

Y5 2020-21

 

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  • 22/09/20

    5G's Heart Rate Experiment!

    This week our topic theme is "Heathy Body". In 5G we have been exploring what makes a healthy lifestyle. We learnt about our heart rate and how our heart rate increases the more exercise we do. We put this to the test by taking part in a range of exercises and counting our heart beats per...
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  • 18/09/20

    5G Yoga Experts!

    This week our PSHE topic has been "Healthy Minds". In light of this, 5G had a go at practising Yoga! We learnt how Yoga is both a physical and mental discipline and enables are mind to focus purely on the movement. It was great fun and yoga will become one of our mindful exercises for the...
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  • 18/09/20

    Negative numbers in 5R

    To help us learn negative numbers, 5R got out onto the playground and draw number lines on the floor with chalk. We then used these number lines to jump forwards, and backwards, solving problems involving negative numbers. It was a fun and interactive way to tackle what can be a tricky concept in ma...
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  • 18/09/20

    5R do Yoga in the classroom

    In a week with a focus on Healthy Minds, 5R had a go at classroom yoga. Despite it being many people's first time (including Mr White!) we all found it both enjoyable and relaxing, so much so that we did it the very next day as our mindfulness 5 minutes and it is something we will be looking to...
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  • 11/09/20

    Friendship Week in 5Y

    5Y have explored friendship in many different ways.
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  • 11/09/20

    5R - Rounding in maths

    Our focus in maths this week has been rounding to 10, 100 and 1000. After working hard in maths all week and showing an excellent understanding in their books, children finished the week by designing a poster to help share their knowledge and understanding of rounding with other children. An excelle...
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  • 11/09/20

    5R - best of friends

    This week in 5R we have been focussing a lot on friendship, including creating some friendship art, devising a recipe for a perfect friend and creating a poster for resolving conflict (Lily's poster above shows some of the ideas discussed as a class). 5R really know what it is to be a friend...
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  • 11/09/20

    My Maths Help

    All the teachers have set My Maths home this week.  Your Child's My Math Password will be sent via MCAS today just in case you can't quite remember the details.  If you have never used My Maths before - click on the link below to access the help and watch a Walkthrough Vid...
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Edge End Road
Broadstairs
Kent
CT10 2AH

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