This term our topic will be covering ancient history as the children will be learning all about the Ancient Greeks. They will learn about famous monuments, Greek Gods and famous Grecians. They will also be finding out about life in Ancient Greece and comparing this to life now.
During the course of this topic, we will be working on our map reading skills in Geography and allowing the children to discover where the Ancient Greeks lived in relation to where we live.
During Science this term we will be planning scientific enquiries to answer questions, including recognising and controlling variables where necessary involving properties and changes of materials.
We will also be recording and presenting our findings in a variety of forms, drawing upon conclusions from the results we have found.
Our class book this term that the children will be studying in Guided Reading time is “Who let the gods out” by Maz Evans.
During English lessons, we will be focussing on creative writing, along with studying Greek myths such as Theseus and the Minotaur. Icarus and Daedalus and Apollo and the Chimera. The children will also be focussing on editing, planning and grammar and punctuation.