Week ahead in Highflyer, 4th Oct

The week ahead..

English & Topic

This week the Highflyers will learn about the seasons and use the story ‘Leaf Man’ by Lois Ehlert to write character and setting descriptions.


The spelling to learn this week are on the sound /j/ often spelt with g before e, i and y. The sound /j/ always spelt with ’j’ before a, o and u.

We will also look at punctuating sentences.


We are starting a new unit on Addition & Subtraction. The children will focus on Fact families, checking calculations, and comparing number sentences.


This unit has a theme on astronauts. The children will learn about programming on screen.

I look forward to an exciting week ahead with the wonderful Highflyers and meeting with you on Tuesday or Thursday for parents evening. If you have not received your slip with the date and time, please email me. If you wish to change it, please contact the school office.