Thames View Primary School

Learning, friendship and fun - for EVERYONE!

Thames View Primary School

Learning, friendship and fun - for EVERYONE!


Welcome to Opal Class

Teacher: Miss Barnett
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Brown



The Opal Apple.
The Opal is a modern apple derived from the Topaz apple and is cultivated in Czechoslovakia. The Opal grows best in warm, dry conditions and is said to be disease resistant. It’s golden, yellow flush hides a tart, yellow flesh.



Term 2


Our Topic is

Food Glorious Food

Our focus text is

Madame Pamplemousse and Her Incredible Edibles


See the source image


English: We are currently reading about Madame Pamplemousse and her sidekick Camembert the cat. Her shop is full of wonderful delicacies which are helping us to use exciting adjectives. We are writing our own stories with the use of powerful verbs and adverbs.


Maths: This term our focus is Multiplication and Division.

By the end of year 3 the children should be confident in their 

2's, 5's and 10's (Year 1 and 2 tables)

3's, 4's and 8's.


Science: Linking in with our food topic we are looking at a balanced diet for humans and the diets of different animals. 


Topic: We are exploring breads from around the world and breads that are eaten with different meals. 



Reminder :- Our P.E days are Wednesday and Friday

Please remember that on Friday the children will be going outdoors and will need jogging bottoms and hooded tops / jumpers to help them keep warm.

For indoor P.E children should have bare feet. If they have a verruca they will need to wear plimsoles (not trainers) until it / they have cleared up.