Our topic this term is:
This half term we are reading and writing about Florence Nightingale. She is a real life superhero. We will be reading a non - fiction book about her life and achievements. We will be writing recounts in the form of letters and diary entries.
This term will be learning about fractions. We will learn how to find fractions of amounts. We will continue to practice multiplying by 2, 5 and 10.
We will learning how to name and recognise properties if 2D and 3D shapes.
In science this term we will be learning about plants and how they grow. We will label a plant and talk about the functions of the flower, leaf, petal, stem and roots. We will have a trip to the woods and Tatton Park to identify different types of plants and trees. We will continue to observe the weather over time and look at the changes over different seasons.
We will be finding out about our local area. We will be going on visits to our local woods to see how the plants there change over time. We will be using our direction and map reading skills to get us there safely.
We will be finding out about real life super heroes in history. Some of these people are Rosa Parks, Florence Nightingale and Tim Peake.
How are computers programmed? What instructions do they follow? How are computer games made? We will be finding out the answers to these questions and using programming to create our own simple games.
We will be learning how to sketch. We will be creating our own work in the style of the Stephen Ditko (who created and drew many Marvel characters).
We will be finding out what makes things move. We will be looking at axles, levers and hinges. We will then use our knowledge to create our own super hero vehicles.
Multi skills and running a mile. What will be your personal best? We will also be learning some new street dance moves and routines with Becky.