St. Thomas More

Catholic Voluntary Academy

Newstead Road, Leicester Leicestershire LE2 3TA

0116 2706365

Years 4/ 5 -Mrs Cummins and Mrs McErlean

Autumn Term 2016 - 'It's all Greek to me!'


We have been enjoying reading Beasts of Olympus, and are eager to find out what awaits Demon on Mount Olympus.


We have been working on Place Value in maths, taking part in lots of practical activities, including ordering numbers, rounding and comparing numbers..



Sunday Mass on the 2nd October. The children all been practising their readings beautifully and enjoyed creating the artwork in class that will go up in the church.


 This term we are learning about the Ancient Greeks. Our topic title is 'It's all Greek to me'. We are also currently reading 'Beasts of Olympus' by Lucy Coats, and doing lots of work based on that. 

In Maths, we are learning all about place value and addition/subtraction this Half Term.

Also, make sure that you keep practising your timestables as we have weekly tests on these!

In RE, our topic is People. We have also been preparing some artwork for out Class Mass on Sunday 2nd October. 


Our PE days are Tuesday and Wednesday this term-please remember your PE kits, including trainers. If possible, please try and have your kits in all week, just in case we have any special sporting activities.

Homework will go out on a Friday and the last day for hand in is the following Friday, however there will be more housepoints awarded the earlier the hand in.