we will be looking at the author Allan Ahlberg and studying the book ‘Ten in the Bed’. We will be looking at different types of how to correctly apply commas and apostrophes, in grammar. We will continue to read ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’ by J.K.Rowling as our class reader.
In Creative Writing, we will be focusing on poetry, starting with Allan Ahlberg and his classics such as ‘Please Mrs Butler’ and ‘Heard it on the Playground’. We will be writing our own poetry incorporating humour and rhyme.
In Numeracy we will be focusing upon multiplication tables, factors and multiples. We will be beginning to understand how to calculate the area and perimeter of shapes and starting to calculate using long multiplication.
As Scientists, we will be looking at the human body. We will study the parts of the human body and their functions. We will be looking at healthy eating and how to take care of your body. We will have a presentation from a real-life dentist informing us on how best to look after our teeth!
As Geographers we will be studying India, looking at the culture and the land.
As Historians we will continue studying the Tudor period from 1485 to 1603. We will be looking at the various monarchs, starting with Henry VII through to Elizabeth I, and discovering what Tudor life was like from war and entertainment to crime and punishment. We will be visiting Ordsall Hall, a Tudor mansion, in Salford to see how the Tudor lifestyle differs from ours today.
As Creative Technicians we will be learning how to use different media to create pictures to portray relationships. We will be looking at relationships that are being depicted in famous pieces of work.
As Musicians, we will be preparing for the Summer Show and looking at different songs from a variety of musicals.