St Mark's Eccles C.E. Primary School

“I have come in order that you might have life - life in all it’s fullnes

John 10:10



Class information:

PE: Our PE day is Wednesday.      
Please come into school wearing your PE kit.

Reading Books: Reading books will be changed on a Monday and Thursday. Please can they be brought into school each day.

Homework: Homework will be set on a Friday. Please can it be returned by the following Wednesday.

In addition to weekly homework there will be a termly project. At the end of each term you will be invited into class to share in your child’s learning.

Class Reminders:

You are welcome to attend your child’s House presentation on the following dates:

Normans: Friday 30th September 

Anglo-Saxons: Monday 3rd October

Vikings: Tuesday 4th October

Romans: Thursday 6th October.

All presentations will begin at 2.30pm. Tea/coffee and cakes/biscuits will be available for a small donation.

We hope to see you there.

Allan Ahlberg Class


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We hope you have had a wonderful Summer having fun and making memories. 

 Allan Ahlberg Class books:


Class Awards: September 16th 2022 

 Head Teacher Award Winner:

Brendan for always helping others and for focusing on his learning and participating in class discussions. 


 Winning Houses of the Week:




 Term 1 Overview: 


 Weekly learning:

 Week beginning 12th September 2022:
  English: We shared our class book - 'The Pencil' by Allan Ahlberg. We looked at the characteristics of the main character.
 Mathematics: We have been reviewing place value and putting 2-digit and 3-digit numbers on a land marked number line.
 Geography: We reviewed the four countries that make up the United Kingdom and their capitals. We learnt how to use map coordinates.
 Science: We talked about the importance of eating healthily and exercise.
 Religious Education: We shared the Creation story.
 PSHE: We shared our thoughts and feelings and discussed what makes us feel proud.
 Week beginning 19th September 2022:
 English: We have continued our work on characteristics and have written a character profile.
 Mathematics: We have have continued to develop our understanding of place value and have ordered and compared numbers. We have used the    
 symbols < and >.
 Geography: We have labelled the points of a compass and have plotted objects on a map by using a compass for direction.
 Science: We have discussed and grouped animals according to their diet. We have used the vocabulary carnivore, herbivore and omnivore.
 Religious Education: We have shared our favourite parts of God’s creation.
 PSHE: We have talked about how our facial expressions show how we are feeling.
Week beginning 26th September 2022:
 English: We shared a roman myth and created a story map to develop our oral storytelling skills.
 Mathematics: We looked at place value and compared and ordered numbers.  We have also been practising how to layout and record number sentences in our number books. 
 Geography: We used a key to mark places on a map. 
 Science: We learnt how to classify animals. We grouped animals according to whether they were vertebrates or invertebrates.
Religious Education: We shared the beauty of Gods Creation in our school grounds. We discussed  how we could care for it.