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Investigating India

As readers and writers of English we will be:

  • Exploring the classic Indian tale of the The Tiger and The Wise Man 
  • Exploring non-fiction texts about India. 
  • Revising Set 1 and learning Set 2 sounds in phonics
  • Practicing letter and number formation as part of handwriting
  • Sequencing events from a story
  • Acting out different scenes and exploring what each character is like
  • Writing sentences using capital letters, finger spaces and full stops.
  • Applying our phonic knowledge to segment and blend to read and write words

 

As Mathematicians we will be:

  • Looking at numbers to 20
  • Counting forwards and backwards to 20
  • Representing numbers to 20
  • One more and one less
  • Comparing objects and numbers within 20
  • Ordering numbers within 20 and looking at a number line
  • Addition and subtraction within 20.

 

As Scientists we will be:

- Observing the changes that occur across the seasons of the year

- Observing and describing how the weather changes across the season

- Observing and describing how the day length varies across the year

 

As Geographers we will be: 

- Comparing biomes across India

- Comparing the weather and climate between the UK and India

- Comparing the life of a child in Chembakolli and Timperley

- Creating a tourist guide for a specific area or landmark within India

 

As Design Technicians we will be:

- Looking at a specific design problem and creating a design brief for us to work towards

- Exploring a variety of healthy snacks and using some standard language to compare them

- Developing our skills of cutting, chopping, peeling and grating

- Designing our own healthy snack that children can bring to school

- Making and evaluating our own healthy snack that children can bring to school

 

As Computer Technicians we will be:

- Investigating how we can use technology to present information

- Using software to create a presentation about a specific subject

- Evaluating the success of our presentations and editing when and where necessary

 

As Musicians we will be:

- Listening to and appraising different types of music

- Learning a song and practicing performing it together

- Playing some musical instrument s to add to our singing

- Composing some of our own parts to add to our final performance

 

As Artists we will be:

- Comparing and contrasting the art work of William Morris with traditional Indian Rangoli patterns

- Exploring the use of printing to create art work

- Designing our own piece or art using the method of printing

- Making and evaluating our own piece of art using the method of printing

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