we will be linking our creative writing work to our history topic of famous people. We will be writing for different audiences, including biographies, diaries and newspaper reports. We will be learning to set the scene in our story writing, more on apostrophes, speech marks and adverbs. Our focus on different authors will include Jill Tomlinson and Martin Waddell.
In Numeracy we will be discovering more about properties of some new 2D and 3D shapes, looking at right angles and symmetry. We will be using mechanical maths methods to work out problems abut money and will be learning more about fractions and reading different kinds of data.
As Scientists, we will be learning about variation in plants and animals – categorising them and also learning about them in our local environment. We will also be becoming experts on owls in our intensive study of these beautiful birds. We will also be having a visit form the Life Education bus to enhance our learning about the human body.
As Historians we will be learning about lots of different famous people and will be learning about the causes and effects of the Great Fire of London.
In Art we will be studying in depth, the local famous artist LS Lowry, creating some of his pictures in different forms. We will be drawing portraits and creating owl collages.
As Musicians Form 2 will be studying ‘The Orchestra’ and musical instruments. We will be studying Serge Prokofiev’s Peter and The Wolf.
As Linguists we will be going shopping at El Mercado and learning lots of new vocabulary and phrases to with food. We will then be focusing on a new unit ‘La Estacion’, which is all about travel.