Time Traveller

Our topic this term is Time Traveller.

Maths

In Maths we will be looking at:

  • Number and place value
  • Multiplication and division
  • Fractions (including decimals and percentages)
  • Measurement
  • Addition and subtraction
  • Statistics

Literacy

In Literacy we will be looking at the following genres:

  • Suspense and mystery stories
  • Newspaper reports
  • Flashbacks
  • Modern Fiction
  • Performance poetry

Our author study will be based on the book Kensuke’s Kingdom by Michael Morpugo.

Grammar, punctuation and spelling will focus on:

  • Clauses, subordinate clauses and extending/improving sentences
  • Use of paragraphs to organise ideas around a theme
  • Converting nouns or adjectives into verbs using suffixes and prefixes

Our topic this term is Time Traveller. This will consist of the following subjects:

Art

In Art we will be looking at portraits including work by Andy Warhol. We will be looking at collages and the use of surrealism in the work of Salvador Dali.

ICT

In ICT we will be looking at digital portraits, data logging and online research.

Geography

In Geography we will be learning about changes in the local community.

History

In History we will be studying changes over the last century.

Science

In Science we will be looking at living things and their habitats.

Music

In Music we will be exploring musical history over the last century.

PE

In PE we will be developing skills in running, jumping and throwing to use in team games.

PHSE

In PSHE we will be setting personal targets and developing an ethos of a growth mindset to achieve our very best. We will also exploring British values.