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Whitchurch Combined School

Growing Today, Ready for Tomorrow

Whitchurch Combined School

Growing Today, Ready for Tomorrow


This  week we learnt how to calculate the perimeter of rectangles and rectilinear shapes and we used the RUCSAC method to solve word problems involving perimeter.


Please ask the children to solve the word problems attached showing their working out.




Words with a /shuhn/ sound, spelt with ‘tion’ (if root word ends in ‘te’ or ‘t' / or has no definite root).

Chilli: invention, injection, action, question, mention, attraction, translation, devotion.


Hot: invention, action, question, mention, too, back, down.


Times tables focus: 10 x tables







Whitchurch Combined School Values

Be Kind
  • No matter how tough your day has been for you: always be kind - Emily, Year 5.
Be Respectful
  • Accept people's ideas or games you might play on the play ground - Edward H, Year 5.
Be Proud
  • Being proud to me is doing your best work and looking for ways to improve - Freddie, Year 5.
Be Resilient
  • You don’t give up! You keep trying your best until it gets easier! - Henny, Year 5.
Be Curious
  • Being Curious to me is asking questions, being interested and wanting to try new things - Edward W, Year 5