Holes and Macbeth
Reading, writing and grammar skills will be taught through this novel study. At the end of the unit, children will write their own narrative based on the novel.
Multiplication and Division
In this unit, pupils explore factors, multiples, square numbers, prime numbers and composite numbers. Pupils use multiplication facts up to 12 x 12 to derive other multiplication facts and the corresponding division facts. They explore a range of calculation strategies to multiply and divide with increasingly large numbers, including the formal written layout. Through a range of problem solving contexts, pupils explore how to represent problems using models and develop flexibility when selecting strategies.
Perimeter and Area
Pupils will build on their understanding of finding the area of shapes by counting squares. Pupils will measure and calculate the perimeter and area of composite rectilinear shapes using a range of units of measure. They will investigate the relationships between area and perimeter and start to consider the complications in finding the area of non-rectilinear shapes and therefore the importance of estimating these.
Living Things and their Habitats
In this unit, pupils will learn how living things are classified into broad groups according to common observable characteristics and based on similarities and differences, including micro-organisms, plants and animals.
In this Unit, pupils will be exploring the human and physical features in the USA. They will be able to locate key places on a map using compass points and grid references.
Dance - Interpretive Dance
Children will explore movement to music and create their own interpretive dance piece to perform.
Children will learn a range of athletic events across this unit.
In this unit, pupils will be creating different types of font for different purposes. They will also be researching and exploring the art of graffiti.
In this unit, children will be listening to and performing a range of jazz music. They will also be working on improvising and composing music using glockenspiels.
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Children will be exploring the diversity of our world, learning about differences and celebrating them equally.
How Significant was it that Mary was Jesus' Mother?
The children will be learning about food and drink.
Children will learn about their online footprint and how to make safe choices online.