Anthony Horowitz - Year 5
Welcome to Anthony Horowitz class
Meet the Team:
Class Teacher: Mrs Cahill
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Clemo and Mrs Woodland.
We have really enjoyed the year so far!
Our Class Author - Anthony Horowitz
Anthony John Horowitz CBE is an English novelist and screenwriter specialising in mystery and suspense. His works for children and young adult readers include the Alex Rider series featuring a 14-year-old British boy who spies for MI6, The Power of Five series, and The Diamond Brothers series.
Horowitz was born in Stanmore, Middlesex, into a Jewish family, and in his early years lived an upper middle class lifestyle. An unhappy child, Horowitz enjoyed reading books from his father's library. As a child, Horowitz used to go to Instow, where his nanny took him boating on the River Torridge. He also had a stuffed monkey named Benjamin (which was later eaten by his dog).
Areas of Learning:
Maths: Multiplication and division, Fractions, Decimals and Percentages and Statistics
English: Quest story focussing on character description and a Newspaper Report.
Reading: Developing our Rainbow Reading skills and understanding (Copy Cat, Authors Craft, Text Detective and Judge and Jury question types).
RE: Understanding why Christians believe Jesus was the Messiah
Science: Properties of Materials.
RSHE: Puberty and Relationships.
Topic: Ancient Romans v Ancient Greeks.
Here is our sticky knowledge for this topic:
Please see Homework, Spellings and KIRFs below - Along with other important information.