we will be looking at the poetry of William Shakespeare and learning about the romantic poetry of the Elizabethan period. We will be reading C.S. Lewis’ ‘The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe’ 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 Rocks and Soils. We will be learning about how igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks are formed.
As Geographers we will be learning about Volcanoes. This ties in with our Science topic on rocks and soils. We will be learning about tectonic plates and the ‘Ring of Fire’.
As Historians we will be coming to the end of the Elizabethan period, studying Elizabeth I’s conflict with Mary, Queen of Scots. We will also learn about William Shakespeare and the Spanish Armada before recapping the whole topic in our revision.