St. Thomas More

Catholic Voluntary Academy

Newstead Road, Leicester Leicestershire LE2 3TA

0116 2706365

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Year 3/4 - Mrs Ramsell and Mrs Cummins

Our new class charity is Unique! 

You can read all about this charity and the great work they do on their website: https://www.rarechromo.org/

Year 3/4 - Pentecost Term (1)  

Welcome to the first half of our Pentecost Term!

In English this half term we will be writing our own narratives based on a book called The Whale by Ethan and Vita Murrow.  

In Whole Class Reading we will be reading The Boy at the Back of the Class by Onjali Rauf and our Reading for Pleasure book is There's a Pharaoh in Our Bath! by Jeremy Strong.  

General Class Information 

Tuesdays and Wednesdays are our PE day. Please remember to come to school on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in your school PE kit.

Homework will be set each Friday and should be completed by the following Thursday.   Please upload completed homework to your portfolio on Class Dojo.  

You will find your maths homework has been set online on mymaths. You should also practise your timestables each week (you can use Timestables Rockstars for this) and practise your reading comprehension using ReadTheory.

 Spellings will be tested on Friday mornings. (see weekly lists below)

 

Please practise spellings from the list below-we shall be practising these over the year:

Spelling strategies you can use:

Enjoying our Victorian day:

We're all in this together at STM!      We're all in this together at STM!      We're all in this together at STM!

Here is a simple guide on how we can lead a short Rosary. You may already have some rosary beads, or you may want to follow this link to make your own using a pipe cleaner and some beads:

https://www.catholicicing.com/easy-rosary-craft-for-kids/  

Please find below a link to some resources which you might be able to use at home as a family to help focus on your relationship with God and to spend some time in prayer.

http://chaplaincyblog.aquinas-cmat.org/2020/03/19/at-home-chaplaincy-resources/


Take care of your mental health with this calendar

How to use our class blogs: