In Literacy we will be looking at the poetry of William Shakespeare and learning about the romantic poetry of the Elizabethan period. We will be reading ‘Goodnight Mr Tom’ as a class-reader.
In Creative Writing, we will be focusing on Myths and Legends, which will involve the use of adjectives, similes and metaphors covered in our grammar lessons. Children will be learning how to construct their own stories based upon Myths and Legends they have studied.
In Numeracy we will be focusing on digital and analogue time. We will be converting and calculating time as well as solving word problems based on time.
As Scientists, we will be commencing our topic on Volcanoes. This will incorporate geography and we will be learning about tectonic plates and the construction of volcanoes.
As Geographers we will be finishing our topic on India and learning about the culture, religion and geography of India. Once we have completed this, the children will be learnng about human geography and how we can contribute to our local environment.
As Historians we will be coming to the end of the Elizabethan period, studying William Shakespeare and the Spanish Armada before recapping the whole topic in our revision.