The driver subject for this half term is history, in particular, the Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages. We will be learning about the homes, diets and lifestyles of pre-historic people. We will find out about famous settlements from the time period that have been found over the years.
Our Big Journey this half term will also involve doing some geography work and creating some watercolours inspired by Stonehenge and some cave paintings.
In our English, we will be working on our fiction writing skills using sentence stacking, producing a story based on the book 'Stone Age Boy' by Satoshi Kitamura. We will also be doing some work on poetry during a whole school poetry week.
We start our year by looking at place value - the value of digits in a number, comparing and ordering numbers and rounding numbers amongst other skills. We will then move onto addition and subtraction.
In PE lessons this half term we will learning the skills we need in order to play hockey, and some children will be selected to go to a local hockey competition. We will also be working on some balance and co-ordination skills during indoor PE.