Our Spring Term Journey
Maths: Multiplication and Division
This half term in maths we are focusing on multiplication and division. We are consolidating our learning through formal methods.
English: Who let the God's out?
Our focus text this half term is Who let the God's out? By Maz Evans. We conducted the 'reading phase' of the unit where we dig deep into prediction, vocabulary, inference and summarising. After that, we will be writing our own greek myths! We have learnt about Greek gods and goddesses as well as zodiac signs.
We have learnt that Light travels in straight lines, we know it travels in rays and multiple rays are called beams. We will be conducting out own experiment about what materials reflect light.
Our scientist this half term is Thomas Edison who developed many devices in fields such as electric power generation, mass communication, sound recording, and motion pictures.
Topic: Ancient Greece
This half term we will be learning about Ancient Greece. We have already learnt the difference between primary and secondary sources when researching about the past. We are looking forward to learning more about the lifestyles and habits of the Ancient Greeks as well as their music.
R.E What kind of King is Jesus?
This half term we are discussing features of a king. We have learnt about The Parable of the Mustard Seed and created our own art work surrounding the message from the parable - “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field. Though it is the smallest of all seeds, yet when it grows, it is the largest of garden plants and becomes a tree, so that the birds come and perch in its branches.”
RSE: Reaching for the stars
Values: Courage - Mohammad Ali
We have learnt that courage is having the ability to do something that frightens you; bravery. We are focusing on Muhammad Ali and the ways in which he showed courage throughout his life.