Here is an outline for the Spring Term:
This term we will be studying the books, Jim and the Beanstalk by Raymond Briggs and The journey home by Frann Preseton- Gannon. We will be covering a range of Literacy genres including writing stories, poetry, non-chronological reports and persuasive writing and variety of different language features.
This term we will be continuing with work focusing on place value and number. We will be looking at multiplication and division, addition and subtraction, fractions and measures. We will be teaching the children how to use various maths tools that can be helpful during lessons.
We will be learning how to use keyboards on laptops and iPads to research our topic.
In science, our topic is ‘Use of Everyday Materials’; we will study the properties and uses of different materials such as metal and plastic in everyday life. We will also be looking at what plants need to grow and survive.
Topic – Oceans and Seas
This term, our topic is ‘Oceans and Seas.’ We will learn about the different seasonal and weather patterns in the United Kingdom, the location of hot and cold areas of the world in relation to the Equator and the continents and oceans. We will be using the laptops and iPads to research and make cross-curricular links to history, human geography and art.
This term, we will be exploring the concepts of Islamic commitments to God, the story of Noah and Easter symbols.
We will have PE every Thursday with Lance where will be doing athletics, gymnastics and multi-skills games.