Australia

Classes

Teacher

Miss Peck

Support Staff

Ms Marshall, Mr Clarke & Miss Pearson

Morning Session

8:55am - 12:05pm

Afternoon Session

1:05pm - 3:30pm

Timetable

2018-19

Welcome to Australia

Our curriculum, news & events

This is our Australia class blog to let you know all that we have been doing. Please view all out latest news below and you can also link to and read details of all forthcoming events and upcoming activities opposite.

Welcome to Class Australia, Miss Peck is our class teacher and Miss Pearson is our teaching assistant. Mr Clarke will be teaching our P.E on a Friday afternoon, whilst Miss Marshall our spellings.  Our teacher works hard to create an exciting and challenging curriculum, which encourages us to become independent learners. In our classroom, we have a positive learning environment, which helps us to achieve and exceed our potential. Our teacher is sure that Year 5 will be an exciting year for Class Australia, as we have many interesting and engaging topics to learn about.

Autumn Term

Autumn is an exciting time for Year 5 with lots to look forward to. We would like to welcome Mrs Mallinson to our team, she will be working alongside both Miss Peck and Miss Warren this year. We will be starting our ‘Raiders, Invaders and Settlers’ topic with WOW day. We will also representing The Forest View Academy in the national ‘Big Ideas’ competition. We will be celebrating Black History Week and the Harvest Festival. In December we have our residential to Hagg Farm, Derbyshire to look forward to.   

11
Oct

Poppies Everywhere

Lisa Buckley back again.  Lisa appears to be working at Forest View Academy on a full time basis!  This week she has been back again for the second time in two days, this time to introduce the significance of Remembrance Day but especially 2018.  After an interesting, informative and Peace Baby fueled assembly, Lisa helped...
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18
Sep

Great start to Year 5!

Both Kenya and Australia have had a fabulous start to Year 5. Year 5 made Cookie and Brownie Mix for their enterprise product. We used ratios to work out the ingredients needed for each mix and used division to work out the cost per pack to make sure that we made a profit. This week...
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25
Jun

Marvellous Music Day

On Thursday 21st June, the whole academy enjoyed a musical extravaganza organised by Miss Beech. We listened to ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough‘ and discussed the meaning of the lyrics and related it to our friendships. We took part in a really fun percussion workshop playing buckets and pans…it was noisy!After lunch, we performed a...
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08
May

Pond dipping and mini-beast discovery

We’ve enjoyed a beautiful afternoon in our fantastic nature garden to start our new science topic of ‘Animals and their Habitats’. We found lots of beetles, flies, ants and spiders in their habitats and enjoyed looking at them through our new magnifying lenses. We used nets to capture newts, frogs and tadpoles in the pond…we...
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Upcoming Events

Australia class events
Mon 17

Year 3, 4, 5 Flu Vaccination

December 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Thu 20

Year Five & Six Christmas Party

December 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm