Our topics this term are.........
Geography- Where does all our stuff come from?
In this unit, we will:
Describe and understand key aspects of human geography, including: types of settlement and land use, economic activity including trade links, and the distribution of natural resources including energy, food, minerals and water.
Mapping to locate countries and describe feature mapping to locate countries and describe features studied.
Computing – Radio Station
This unit allows children to use software and digital devices for recording sound. Based around the theme of a Radio Station, it is designed to encourage a creative approach that includes interviewing, making adverts and using jingles.
Music – Classroom Jazz
Through the genre of Jazz children will work through the strands of musical learning. They will:
Science – Material World
In this topic, the children learn about materials
and how they change. First they test properties of materials before looking at how materials dissolve, what a solution is and evaporation. Finally, children compare reversible and irreversible changes.
Homework: to learn the scientific vocabulary and their definitions which will help express their understanding about ‘states of matter’.
Homework will be set on a weekly and a termly basis and will be posted on our Class Dojo page. Termly homework will consist of a topic based project whilst weekly homework will consist of; reading, spelling, maths andhandwriting.
Home work may include activities from: Maths of the Day, TimeTable Rockstar, Diagnostic Questions, Prodigy Maths and/or SpellingFrame. Links to all of these can be found below.
Homework will be presented in the following format: