We hope you have had a wonderful break and are ready for a half term, jam-packed with lots of fun and interesting topics. Please see bottom of the page for weekly timetable.
Here are our wider curriculum topics for this half term:
History – Stone Age to Iron Age
When did humans first begin to walk the earth? How did early humans live and survive?
Children will learn about life in Britain from the Stone Age to the Iron Age, a period covering a million years of history. As well as understanding the chronology of this fascinating time, children will learn about the food, religion, homes, technology and art and how each of these areas developed and changed over time and how amazing developments occurred from the Stone Age to the Iron Age.
Science - Forces and Magnets
Why do magnets attract? What forces do we experience in everyday life?
Children will learn they need to know about forces and magnets! From pushes and pulls to uses for magnetic materials, your children will combine practical enquiry and scientific research to help them become more familiar with how forces and magnets work.
DT - British Inventors
Who invented the world wide Web? Could you be the entrepreneur who invents the next technology humans can’t live without?
In DT, we will focus on some important Victorian inventions and more recent 20th century inventions created by British inventors and scientists. We will discover how these inventions have changed the lives of the people who use them while also considering how each of the inventions shown has been developed and changed.
English – Newspaper Report; Playscripts
Maths – Addition and Subtraction; Multiplication and Division
Other non-core subjects
PE – Gymnastics
Computing – E-Safety; Coding and spreadsheets
RE – Creation Story
Music – Soundscapes
Spanish – Animals
Our Whole Class Text in English
The Iron Man – by Ted Hughes