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Autumn 1

What we will be learning in Autumn 1:

English - Adventure stories, The Tear Thief

Maths - Place value, Addition and Subtraction

Science What helps us to move and grow?

Geography - Where in the World?

Art - Portraits

Computing - Digital literacy - staying safe online

Physical Education - Yoga/Basketball

Religious Education - What do different people believe about God? 

French - Greetings/How old are you/My Family

Music Let your spirit fly

Values / attitudes - Self Manager / Respect 


Monday 21st September - Friday 25th September 2020



This week in Geography we have been investigating our local area and the key question of 'what makes Stretford great?' We looked at some of the landmarks that most of us see on a daily basis. We found out lots of interesting facts abut each landmark. Did you know the old Essoldo building used to be a bingo hall?





This week in computing we have been learning all about how to be safe online. We discussed what 'identity' means and how we can protect our identities by using an avatar online. Have a look at some of the very interesting avatars we created!






Monday 14th September - Friday 18th September 2020


Our Class Book

We have been exploring the values and attitudes that are important to us at VPJS. We have shown these values in different ways, such as; symbols, photographs, posters and nature pictures.






We are strong like a tree

This week we we discussed how we can be 'strong like a tree' The wind represents worries or barriers and the roots are things that we love or things that help us.



This week in maths we have been learning all about partitioning 2 and 3 digit numbers, exploring what makes a hundred, how many equivalent 10s are in hundred numbers and how we can represent numbers using resources such as dienes and counters. 






Friday 11th September 2020

In English, we have been looking at a picture called 'The unexpected journey' and we have written our own adventure stories.

Here are some examples of the wonderful stories we have written.



Thursday 10th September 2020

Today we enjoyed doing some yoga and exploring the Well-being Wood for the first time.





Monday 7th September - Friday 11th September 2020


This week, we have learning all about Respect and what it means. As a class, we discussed what respect looks like and how we can show it to other children and adults.