Term 5 Overview

English

This term our key text is Flat Stanley: The Great Egyptian Grave Robbery by Jess Brown. We will be writing letters and instructions about how to become an archaeologist. We will also write our own stories.

Design and Technology

This term we will be learning about and sculpting our own Canopic jars. To help with this, please bring in a Pringle pot or empty jam jar!

Maths

This term we will be exploring fractions including equivalence, comparing and ordering, as well as adding and subtracting fractions. We will also be looking at time, thinking about telling the time in analogue and digital, and solving time problems.

PE and outdoor learning

Every Wednesday, children will have PE and outdoor learning. It is important that children have the correct PE kit which is labelled with their name and warm clothing for outdoor learning, including wellies. As the weather gets warmer, please ensure your child has sun cream and a sunhat.

Science

In science we are thinking about what living things need in order to survive. We will learn about the human body and how our bones and muscles work.

History

We are exploring Ancient Egypt! We will go on a journey to the great pyramids and visit the sphinx and other wonders of Egypt!

Homework

Homework is set every Friday and should be returned by the following Tuesday. Children are given a new reading book every Friday.

Please ensure your child has a drinks bottle at school every day.