Pharaohs

This term our learning topic is PHARAOHS which will run throughout most of our lessons.

Literacy

Through our ‘Power of Reading’ programme, we will be looking at a modern children’s novel called ‘Last Wild’ by Piers Torday .

We will also be celebrating the life of William Shakespeare and introducing some of his plays during the school’s Shakespeare week (14.3.16)

Maths

We will be continuing with our excellent new Effective Maths’ program.

Science

Carrying out a range of practical investigations that link to our topic:

  • Mummifying an apple
  • Why does milk go off?

Planning an investigation / Predicting outcomes / Carrying out fair tests/ Collecting results / Drawing conclusions

History

Ancient Egypt

Tutankhamun

Geography

Human and physical features of Egypt

The River Nile

Tourism

ICT

Programming through SCRATCH

Music

Samba drumming

PE

Tag Rugby, Netball and Multi-skills.

Cross country running. (Appropriate kit is essential!)

Art and design

Drawing artefacts

Hieroglyphics

PHSE

Bikeability

Food detectives – ‘sugar smart’

Citizenship