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Barming Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

Barming Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

Welcome back to Term 1...We are a GOOD school (Ofsted May 2019) .......
Welcome to BarmingPrimary School
Barming Primary School is a 2 form entry primary school on the outskirts of Maidstone. It is a co-educational school for children aged 4 to 11 years old. There are currently 414 children on roll.
A Message from the Headteacher
Barming Primary School has so much to offer. Everyone is welcome and children are encouraged to flourish and achieve their goals. Come and find out what we are all about!
Orchard Academy Trust
Barming Primary School is an Academy and is part of the Orchard Trust family of schools. The Trust currently consists of Allington Primary School and Barming Primary School.

Last Week's Attendance:

  • Reception 95.5%
  • Year 1 93.1%
  • Year 2 96.1%
  • Year 3 95.2%
  • Year 4 92.8%
  • Year 5 92.5%
  • Year 6 97.7%
  • Whole School - 94.7%

Term 6 Social History - Were the 60s the most important decade in the 1900s?

Term 6

2021/2022

 

Social History - Were the 60s the most important decade in the 1900s?

 

Topic

The music, art, fashion and some key events in the 1960s.

 

We will be looking at how people lived and comparing it to our experiences today.
English

This term we will be reading Varjak Paw. Our focus will be poetry, narrative and creating suspense in our writing.

 

In Guided Reading Gala class are reading “I was a Rat” by Philip Pullman. Braeburn class will be reading “The amazing story of Adolphus Tip”, by Michael Morpurgo
Maths

In maths we will be starting off with Fractions and decimals.

 

We will then be focussing our attention on Measures and Geometry.

 

Please continue to make use of Times Tables Rock Stars and Purple Mash Times Tables. Good knowledge of multiplication is needed throughout the maths curriculum.

Science

In science we are looking at Living Things and Their Habitats

 

Pupils should be taught to:

  • Recognise that living things can be grouped in a variety of ways
  • Explore and use classification keys to help group, identify and name a variety of living things in their local and wider environment
  • Recognise that environments can change and that this can sometimes pose dangers to living things.
Computing

In computing we will be looking at computer programming using Purple Mash. We will be creating our own computer games.

RE

We are learning about Judaism. We will be learning about the celebration of Bar Mitzvah and how Jewish children demonstrate their commitment to God. We will compare this with Christianity.

PE

For outdoor PE we will continue to learn about athletics in preparation for Sports Day

PSHE

Yes! It’s our world, our wonderful world!

In this unit we will look at the environment and how we can protect it.
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