RISE OF THE ROBOTS
For Summer 2, our new topic is 'Rise of the Robots'. We will be learning about robotic, exploring and discovering related facts through Science, D.T, I.C.T, History and more!
As scientists we will:
As Historians we will
understanding why the Industrial Revolution was important to Britain.
exploring how the Industrial Revolution changed the landscape and economy of Britain
recognising the significance of cotton spinning on the North West of England.
understanding the significance of steam trains during the Industrial Revolution
As I.C.T technicians we will:
using technology safely, respectfully and responsibly; recognising acceptable/unacceptable behaviour; identifying a range of ways to report concerns about content and contact
As Design Technologists we will:
Our learning will culminate in our trip to the Museum of Science and Industry for our Fantastic Finish. We will explore Circuits and electricity further and deepen our understanding of the uprising of technology during the industrial revolution.
In LITERACY we are going to be focusing on two main writing genres - Fantasy Stories and Choral Poetry! Our main text will be The Iron Giant by Ted Hughes
In MATHS we are going to be revising many aspects of the Year 4 curriculum, including the 4 operations, fractions and shapes!