Our new topic for this term is The Ancient Greeks. We had a fantastic Stunning Start where we tried lots of Greek food which was cooked for us by Sokrates Taverna in Sale. We had a fantastic afternoon sampling the different flavours and participating in an Ancient Greece quiz. It was an amazing introduction to our new topic and we can't wait to start learning more!
This term our topic will be Raging Rivers and Magnificent Mountains. During the term we will:
- Name and locate countries and cities of the UK.
- Use map skills to locate a range of places on an OS map.
- Locate hills, mountains, coasts and rivers on a UK and world map.
- Understand the nature of a river and how it changes on its journey from source to sea
- Understand the key features of rivers, the geographical vocabulary and definitions.
- Understand what happens as a river reaches the coast, including: estuaries, deltas, mudflats and salt marshes.
- Learn about some famous mountains and rivers.
- Understand how mountains are formed.
- Investigate Hokusai's art prints of Mount Fuji and create our own
Today for science day we are investigating air resistance. We are planning and carrying out an investigation to find out how air resistance can effect the speed of a person running.
Our topic this term is the Tudors! As our stunning start, we will be visiting Ordsall Hall to go back in time and see how the Tudors lived.
In our History lessons we will be learning about Tudor Kings and Queens and key events in the Tudor period.
In Science we shall be exploring forces and learning about electricity.
In Design and Technology we will be making our very own Tudor food, using a traditional recipe.